Have Data Will Travel

Changes

Changes This isn’t one of my more typical technical posts so if you’re looking for profound...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 08/29/2008

New Master Data Management White Paper Series

New Master Data Management White Paper Series My friend Tyler Graham is writing a series of white...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 07/19/2008

Choosing MDM Hub styles

Choosing MDM Hub styles A couple weeks ago, someone asked me how to choose which MDM hub style would...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 05/27/2008

Post Mortems

One of my pet peeves is that after we ship something we normally have a Post Mortem meeting to...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 02/01/2008

Master Data is not Metadata

Master Data is not Metadata I regularly get emails from people asking about the Microsoft Metadata...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 01/29/2008

Master Data Management Philosophy

Master Data Management Philosophy Last week I did a presentation that included a slide on my...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 11/20/2007

New Microsoft MDM Web Site

Check out the new Microsoft MDM web site: http://www.microsoft.com/sharepoint/mdm/default.mspx

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 09/24/2007

Gartner MDM Conference

Gartner MDM Conference I just got back from the Gartner MDM Conference. I learned a lot and had the...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 09/24/2007

Analytical and Transactional MDM

Analytical and Transactional MDM I was talking to someone about Analytical and Transactional MDM...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 07/27/2007

Stratature Misinformation

Stratature Misinformation Do you remember the “telephone” game we used to play in school where you...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 06/27/2007

Master Data Management, Microsoft, and Stratature

Master Data Management, Microsoft, and Stratature If you’re a regular reader, you are aware that I...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 06/11/2007

Master Data Management at TechEd

Master Data Management at TechEd I notice that no MDM sessions made it into the TechEd schedule this...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 05/24/2007

Windows WF on SQL Service Broker

Windows WF on SQL Service Broker From the time we first started working on the Service Broker...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 05/21/2007

MDM Hub Architecture White Paper

MDM Hub Architecture White Paper I took my MDM Hub Architecture series of posts, cleaned them up and...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 04/16/2007

CDI-MDM Summit

CDI-MDM Summit I went to the CDI-MDM Spring 2007 Summit in San Francisco last week. I learned a lot...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 04/04/2007

Alpha Males and Data Disasters

Alpha Males and Data Disasters If you have been following my MDM posts, you will know that one of...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 02/26/2007

SOA and Data

SOA and Data It has been about a year since I started my current job which is trying to evangelize...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 01/19/2007

MDM Master Data Management Hub Architecture – Reading Material

MDM Master Data Management Hub Architecture – Reading Material I did some searching for other MDM...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 01/18/2007

MDM Master Data Management Hub Architecture – Maintenance and operation

MDM Master Data Management Hub Architecture – Maintenance and operation If you have been following...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 01/18/2007

MDM Master Data Management Hub Architecture – Population and Synchronization

MDM Master Data Management Hub Architecture – Population and Synchronization If you have been...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 01/16/2007

MDM Master Data Management Hub Architecture

MDM Master Data Management Hub Architecture I’m doing a presentation on Master Data Management (MDM)...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 01/03/2007

The What, Why, and How of Master Data Management

My friend Kirk Haselden and I wrote a white paper about Master Data Management. It is available...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 12/02/2006

Architecting Service Broker Applications White Paper

For those of you who would like to see the SSB Architecture posts all in one place, I converted them...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 11/03/2006

Architecting Service Broker applications (part 3)

Architecting Service Broker applications (part 3) This is the final installment (I promise) of my...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 09/16/2006

Scaleout Training

Scaleout Training If you read my scaleout article:...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 07/05/2006

New edition of my Book

New edition of my Book I get asked periodically when the RTM version of my Service Broker book will...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 06/22/2006

Whither IMDB?

Whither IMDB? Last week a customer asked me what happened to the in-memory database (IMDB) that was...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 06/04/2006

Compensating Transactions

Compensating Transactions At the Federal Architect Forum a couple weeks ago I was asked “when is SQL...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 05/24/2006

Recycling Dialogs

Recycling Dialogs In virtually all the Service Broker articles, books, presentations, and blog...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 05/20/2006

MDM and EAG and CDI Oh My! (Part 2)

MDM and EAG and CDI Oh My! (Part 2) I covered customer master data in the first part because that’s...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 05/12/2006

MDM and EAG and CDI Oh My! (Part 1)

MDM and EAG and CDI Oh My! (Part 1) One of the benefits often mentioned in SOA articles is data...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 05/08/2006

Scaling Out SQL Server 2005

Scaling Out SQL Server 2005 Technorati Profile A lot of articles have been written about the...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 05/02/2006

Oracle Advanced Queuing

Oracle Advanced Queuing When I talk to people about all the advantages that Service Broker has...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 05/01/2006

Paging in Service Oriented Architectures

Paging in Service Oriented Architectures We had an interesting Email thread a couple weeks ago about...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 04/21/2006

Backing Up Express

Backing Up Express One of the most common complaints I hear about SQL Express is that because it...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 04/13/2006

SQL Server Express & Everywhere

SQL Server Express & Everywhere I assume by now most SQL Server fans know that SQL Server Mobile...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 04/09/2006

Business Logic in the Database?

Business Logic in the Database? One of the basic tenants of three-tiered architectures was that...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 04/04/2006

More Message Priority Info

One of the Server Broker developers posted a different approach to message priority to his blog....

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 04/01/2006

Message Priority II

Message Priority Part Deux As I promised last week, here’s the code to demonstrate Service Broker...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 03/17/2006

Message Priority

Message Priority (Who’s on First?) Another question I have been asked more times than I can remember...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 03/11/2006

Where does Service Broker Fit?

One of the most frequently asked questions I get when talking about Service Broker is how does it...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 02/28/2006

Who am I and why am I doing this?

My name is Roger Wolter and I'm a Solutions Architect on the Microsoft Architect Strategy Team. At...

Author: Roger.Wolter Date: 02/24/2006