The New One Minute Manager

The New One Minute Manager

Book: The New One Minute Manager Authors: Ken Blanchard and Spencer Johnson Interesting Facts: First published in 1982 as “The One Minute Manager” Amazon link: The New One Minute Manager I borrowed this book from our library using Libby app on my iPad. Interestingly, the original book, The One Minute Manager, was published 30...

DevOps using SQL Server

DevOps using SQL Server

To be successful with DevOps, dev teams need to establish a model through which they can achieve speed to market and continuous delivery of a product or a solution. This model will allow business to try out new ideas or respond to ever changing behaviors of existing or potential news customers. Continuous integration and...

Water is life!

Water is life!

I really appreciate and respect water now more than ever after my recent trip to Arizona. Living around Great Lakes makes you forget the importance of water. We just take it for granted. I have noticed a town named Williams in Arizona on my way to Grand Canyon from Sedona. This town was full...

Migrating On-Premises Data Analytics Capabilities to Cloud – Myth or Reality?

Migrating On-Premises Data Analytics Capabilities to Cloud – Myth or Reality?

Data Analytics Capabilities From an organizational point of view, apply data analytics to support decision making, supported by tools, technologies and well-defined business processes. Data – Master Data, Operational and Analytical Tools to process, analyze data and empower business units for decision making and evaluate continuously Technologies to store, secure, manage and maintain data...

Building an Analytical Base Table

Building an Analytical Base Table

What is Analytical Base Table? Analytical Base Table (ABT) is a flat table that is used for building analytical models and scoring (predicting) the future behavior of a subject. Wikipedia Let me walk through a simple real-world scenario and see how best we can use this LAG function in SQL Server.  By the way,...