Oracle XMLType

As a Microsoft junkie, I haven’t really used (or even bothered looking at) the Oracle database suite before. However, since it is the main database used by Observer, I’ve spent some time looking at the features of it – and I must say I’m pretty impressed. Did you know, for example, that Oracle has had ...

Code conventions

During the years I’ve seen a lot of different code convention documents, and they’ve all been huge and inaccessible. No-one ever read them through, and even if you did you couldn’t possibly keep all of it in mind all the time. Anyway, since there was no such document here at Observer when I started, one ...

Mandatory test posting

OK, this is my first, mandatory, test posting.. I don't really have the time to introduce myself properly, so this will be a short post.. My name is Anders Ljusberg, and I have recently started to work as a System Architect at Observer Group in Sweden. I'm most certainly not what you'd call "senior", but ...