Understanding a feature through 3-amigos

The last project I ran here at Red Gate was on SQL Compare / Data Compare 11 project. SQL Compare is a superficially simple product designed, as it’s name suggests, to compare Microsoft SQL database schemas. Its cousin, SQL Data Compare compares the data in the tables. Like the product itself, the Compare 11 project…

Hacking the office

(or what happens if you mash-up a Software-Defined Radio, a radio microphone, a Belkin Wemo, a fridge, Yammer and the Microsoft Exchange Server API) ) Every few months at work (Red Gate), we have a ‘Down Tools Week’. This is a chance to divert ourselves from normal product ideas and to look instead at other…