SQL server log files–reducing size

On ESDM-SQL1 all databases that are added should have their backup strategy set to SIMPLE (as opposed to FULL). This means that we can recover to last nights backup in the event of disaster – but we... read more

asp.net - json compression

Dynamic content compression does not work by default in asp.net for ‘application/json’ mime types, and given that we’re doing more mobile apps and client side data requests this can make quite a... read more

asp.net - UI culture and dates

Don't rely on DateTime.Now.ToString() to populate varchar database fields that are used for holding dates. Or even better still don't use varchar fields for holding dates in the database - unless... read more
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