Stories by Matt Asay

Doing data warehousing the wrong way

It’s felt obvious for some time that, as an industry, we’ve been trying to shove square data warehousing tools into round, data-driven application holes.

What makes great software?

Twitter can be a toxic dump for ill-informed and ill-mannered opinions. It’s also where Microsoft’s Scott Hanselman hangs out, sharing wisdom from his decades in software.

Of hacks and patches

It’s obvious that cyber security becomes a bigger concern every day. Stay in the cloud, and take responsibility for the open source software you use.