Monthly Archives: May 2005

Design hurdles in a large enterprise

Always a good insight and good to read: David Chappel. Found this somewhat old entry in his blog on why the move to the Service Oriented world isn’t as clean cut as one would believe. “Most often, ROI-based arguments for SOA are DOA, at least when they’re made to business people.” http://www.davidchappell.com/blog/2005/03/moving-to-soa-top-down-vs-bottom-up

The whole desktop search thing

These past few months, there has been a lot of (e-)media attention on this thing called desktop search ( the likes of Copernic, Google, Yahoo, MSN ), and now, now we also have “Google DesktopSearch Enterprise edition” < http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2005/05/search-for-enterprise.html > < http://desktop.google.com/enterprise > Anyway, I can’t help but think that a good Sharepoint implementation would… Read More »

While you were waiting

While everyone is waiting for Yukon (SQL Server 2005), Microsoft released a Service Pack for SQL Server 2000. Related Resources:SQL Server 2000 SP4 Fixlist SQL Server 2000 SP4 Analysis Services Fixlist SQL Server 2000 SP4 Readme Addendum Download at Source: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=8e2dfc8d-c20e-4446-99a9-b7f0213f8bc5&DisplayLang=en