Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Why Academia Slows the Search for Cures

Great article, should be entitled "The dangers inherent in having your primary concern be a secondary outcome."

Corporations want profits, not cures. Acedemics want tenure, not cures. The government, as an entity that does not have to generate profits or meet other bizarre criteria for survival, is uniquely positioned to drive and promote medical research, and should take a more active role in doing so.

Sizing MSSQL Server DB's - Rules of Thumb

Microsoft Technet has published an article that includes some rules of thumb for sizing a SQL Server system. NOTE: These are for sharepoin...