Bill Baker has left the building…

Few people can call their boss their friend. In my case, he was both and more. Bill was a guy that I could talk to about anything. He was my mentor and opened doors for me in ways that I never thought possible. He’s leaving Microsoft and I believe Microsoft is the worse for it….

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Microsoft Master Data Management Product Technology Preview

Back in November of last year I mentioned that we were shipping the MDM Technology Preview early. Since that time we’ve had great response to the program. Over 100 customers, partners and Service providers have enlisted in the technology preview. Some of our customers are currently building proof of concept implementations. Every day we get more…

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Microsoft to acquire Zoomix

Well, I haven’t been active here for some time, but I’ve been wanting to get back to blogging and this is the perfect opportunity. While speculation has been in the air for some time, it’s actually official now. Microsoft has provided data quality/cleansing capabilities with the likes of Integration Services fuzzy lookup components, but the Zoomix…

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