SQL Antipatterns, by Bill Karwin, Pragmatic Bookshelf, mention of a broad variety of databases such as MySQL, Oracle, SQL Server. Common blunders of SQL database design, queries, and software SQL Antipatterns Strike Back Bill Karwin 1 Monday, April 20, 1. Bill Karwin has helped thousands of people write better SQL and buildstronger relational databases. Now he’s sharing his collection of antipatterns–the most.
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SQL Antipatterns [Book]
The author uses good, real world, examples written in clear language. This book will help you and your team find them. Trust No One Chapter If in one way or another you are involved with databases you should read this book. Anripatterns with data analytics, I found part 3 to be the most useful with Query Antipatterns.
Most antipatterns are about misunderstandings on good database design; for example, the author discusses such timeless classics as implementing many-to-many relationships by putting multiple comma-separated values in a row.
In the world of SQL you can do many mistakes. If I’m lucky, I’ll be working in an organization large enough to have full-time SQL experts who can help me out.
With many relational database systems available in the market, I find there is not much need to design a RDBMS product to the level this book gives. However, I didn’t learn too much that I didn’t already know. All in all, a decent read for a new Antipatternz user, but if you have any experience with SQL you might want to skip this one for a newer reference.
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Restrict a Column to Specific Values Antipattern: Feb 05, Eric Wisdahl rated it really liked it Shelves: Either way, the solutions is mature and introducing an abstraction above the ActiveRecord objects usage in controllers is reasonable. The catalogue of anti-patterns follows a bit the one from Refactoring: Other reviewers said that the “Application development Anti-patterns” section is a hit or miss in regards of content quality and relevance.
Subscribe to our Newsletter. Oct 29, Phil Eaton rated it really liked it Shelves: I did not like it until I reached the solutions part and it all made sense. Oct 21, Turner rated it really liked it. Sep 29, Majed Daas rated it really liked it. No trivia or quizzes yet.
Book Review – SQL Antipatterns
Now you can stamp out these common database errors once and for all. Whatever platform or programming language you use, whether you’re a junior programmer or a Ph. Also in the sections “regognizing the antipattern” the given examples antipahterns sound a bit stupid. Store a Salted Hash of the Password Chapter An especially helpful point is the legitimate use of the anti-pattern.
Avoiding the Pitfalls of Database Programming reads a heck of a lot like it sounds it would. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Each chapter in this book helps you identify, explain, and correct a unique and dangerous antipattern.
SQL Antipatterns should become a useful tool for DBAs and database programmers to help them create well-designed databases and applications…and to help us eliminate these common errors from our antipatternw implementations. This boo Bill Karwin has helped thousands of people write better SQL and build stronger relational databases. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. I was hoping to get a little more out of this book.
As of late, I’ve been letting Hibernat I’m a software developer who gets paid mostly for working on the back end portion of solutions and I’ve worked in both small and large companies.
I really like how Bill has approached this book; it shows his unique style and sense of humor. Bill Karwin has helped thousands of people write better SQL and buildstronger relational databases. What you need to know is that this is something worth reading and taking your time.