A partial list of things that tripped me up (as a new DBA)

To the untrained eye, Relational Databases are arcane, magical things.  I remember my first realization (as a programmer, mind you) that Databases do follow normal data structures and algorithms that any other program follows. Wonder and awe. I wish I were being facetious. I’m still fresh enough in my exposure to databases that I haven’t […]

What should a Programmer be able to do in an hour?

There have always been different approaches to hiring in tech. Most famously, How would you move Mount Fiji type questions. In my first professional interview with a really large bank that you know about, I was asked a similar question by other developers who worked on a trading room floor. The interview consisted of various […]