* The Fundamentals * Introduction to Requirements * The Language of Data Modeling * Initial Data Model Production * Normalization * Physical Model Implementation Case Study * Data Protection with Check Constraints and Triggers * Patterns and Anti-Patterns * Table structures and Indexing * Coding for Concurrency * Reusable Standard Database Components * Standardized Data Models * Considering Data Access Strategies * Reporting Design * Appendix A * Appendix B
Louis Davidson has been in the IT industry for more than 15 years as a corporate database developer and architect. He has spent the majority of his career working with Microsoft SQL Server, beginning from the early days of version 1.0. He has a bachelor s degree from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in computer science, with a minor in mathematics. Louis is the data architect for Compass Technology (Compass.net) in Chesapeake, Virginia, leading database development on their suite of nonprofit oriented CRM products, built on the Microsoft CRM platform and SQL Server technologies.