This year Access MVP Karl Donaubauer has invited me to speak at his first Access DevCon in Vienna on April 1st and 2nd 2017. Karl has many years of producing similar events in German but this time around it’s in English and I’m really excited about the great lineup and chance to visit Vienna for the first time! For more information and to register, please visit http://www.donkarl.com/devcon/agenda.htm Let me know …Read More
For many developers, database security and Access control is just something that gets in the way of development work. However, several recent security breaches have had devastating consequences and have caused a change in attitude about the value to any organisation of having database applications that meet industry standards for access control and security. The problem, however is in admitting that you have a problem and finding answers to those …Read More
Data science continues to generate excitement and yet real-world results can often disappoint business stakeholders. How can we mitigate risk and ensure results match expectations? For more information go here.
Next month Ben and I are once again traveling to the MVP Summit at Microsoft headquarters for our annual pilgrimage to the mothership. It’s a wonderful affair were we get wined and dined and fawned over by Microsoft, and of course meet with the Microsoft Access team! What would you ask for? If you could ask one question of the Microsoft Access team, what would it be? What feature would …Read More
Mark your calendar for next Tuesday October 11th at 6.30pm central time! AccessUserGroups.org was founded by Access MVPs Juan Soto and Ben Clothier in order to foster virtual Access user groups nationwide. This month the meeting of SQL Server with Access group will include an interview with Luke Chung from FMS Software. Luke is a popular speaker at conferences in the US, Australia and Europe, and has published many articles in industry …Read More
After an overwhelming outcry from the user community, Microsoft has again added support for dBase import into Access! The feature will only be for Office365 users but they plan on rolling it out to everyone eventually. Check out the official announcement here. Join us next Tuesday for a great talk on SQL Sequences and how to use them in Access! The Access with SQL Server group is back from vacation …Read More
Note: I’ll be presenting on this topic at the Access with SQL Server group online. Please join me on September 13th at 6:30 PM CST, join the group to get an email with all of the meeting details, it’s free!Read More