An Intro SQL and what it accomplishes for business

SQL (structured query language) is a basic programming language that is used to send information, retrieve information, and organize information in a database. It’s critical for big businesses, and increasingly more for medium

Published on: July 8th, 2015 Robert Cordray

Beyond the Rack goes beyond customer segmentation with ExactTarget Marketing Cloud

If you ever feel like you send too many emails, just pause for a minute and compare yourself to Montreal-based e-tailer Beyond the Rack - it sends on average between 2 million and

Published on: June 9th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Microsoft builds out data platform with SQL Server update

Microsoft Corp. has unveiled its plans for its data platform by rolling out a number of new services – and one of them is an update to its SQL Server. On Tuesday, Microsoft

Published on: April 17th, 2014 Candice So

Securing your database is about more than just securing your network

If you run a business harbouring sensitive information within a database – anything from intellectual property, to digital cash, to your customers’ data – you need to secure it. It sounds like such

Published on: January 21st, 2014 Candice So

Joomla upgraded with new search, database options

The newly released edition of the Joomla open source content management system now comes with a new search engine, and can use Microsoft SQL Server or PostGreSQL, in addition to MySQL. Joomla 2.5,

Published on: January 25th, 2012 Joab Jackson

Rogers Cup lets tennis players take a swing at Web-based rankings

While most of the audience's attention at this month's Rogers Cup in Toronto will be focused on stars like Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams, even new tennis players will be listed alongside the

Published on: August 18th, 2009 Shane Schick

Investing in Business Technology during a Recession: a roundtable discussion

But there's one thing that's at the root of any survival tactics - and that's the technology tools you use to support your business - whether it's a CRM application to get closer

Published on: March 11th, 2009 Denise Deveau

Microsoft Small Biz Server 2008 offers wealth of features

A small business is not necessarily a simple business. That rather basic lesson has taken much of the computer industry far too many years to learn. Successful SaaS vendors have realized that small

Published on: October 14th, 2008 Curtis Franklin Jr.

SQL without the tears

FileMaker Pro 9 contains a number of nice but non-dramatic improvements over previous versions of the product, and one major surprise: support for direct access to Structured Query Language (SQL) databases. Feel intimidated

Published on: August 7th, 2007 William Porter