How to Prevent Database Downtime
Database downtime can be a nightmare for businesses and organizations that rely on data to run their operations. Not only can downtime lead to lost revenue and productivity, but it can also damage the company’s reputation. About 40 percent of disruptions lead to minor...read more
Common Database Management Challenges and How to Overcome Them
Database management is a critical part of your organization’s operations. It involves storing, organizing and retrieving data from a database. However, as you may already know, managing databases can be a challenging task, particularly as your volumes grow and data...read more
How You Can Use ChatGPT for Database Management
By now, you’ve probably heard plenty about ChatGPT, an AI chatbot trained to follow instructions and provide detailed responses. The model allows you to have human-like conversations, as well as ask questions and get help with writing and coding. Elon Musk admits...read more
What are the Components of a Database Management System (DBMS)?
If you need a refresher on what a database management system (DBMS) is, this article is for you! A database management system is a tool used to create and manage databases. It requires several components to work together, including data, a database, schema and...read more
What are the Benefits of Using Microsoft Dataverse?
Data is at the heart of everything we do. Whether you’re in charge of a nonprofit, small business or large corporation, you can’t do what you do without reliable data. But having data isn’t enough on its own - you need to know how to capture it and collect it in a...read more
Migrating Microsoft Access Data to Dataverse
Looking to open up a world of new opportunities with cloud and mobile scenarios for Microsoft Access? The combination of Access and Microsoft Dataverse with Power Platform will do this for you! This combination unlocks hybrid solution scenarios that keep the value and...read more
What is SQL Server Express and Should You Use It?
SQL Server Express is Microsoft’s free database edition, and it can be used in the Azure Cloud. It’s a great solution for small server-driven applications. It provides many of the same features of the paid, full versions of Microsoft SQL Server database management...read more
Azure SQL vs SQL Server: Which One Should You Choose?
When you need something that’s faster and more powerful than Microsoft Access, Microsoft SQL Server and Azure SQL are possible alternatives. Both are relational database management systems, but there are key differences between the two. The main difference is that SQL...read more
The 3 Most Common Types of Relationships in Databases
One of the most important parts of using a database like Microsoft Access is to understand the different types of relationships. Database relationships are associations between tables. They are created using join statements to retrieve data. There are three main...read more
5 Ways that Microsoft Access Can Benefit Your Business
When businesses are small or just starting out, they can use Microsoft Excel to create simple spreadsheets. But as the business grows, Excel often becomes too limited because it can’t handle large amounts of complex data. This is where Microsoft Access comes in - it’s...read more