Month: December 2014

How to set default value for a datetime column in SQL Server to a constant

I had the need today, to set the default value for a datatime column in SQL Server to something else than GETDATE(). In my case, I wanted a default value of 2014/01/01. I could not easily find info on what


10 years ago, Martin Fowler wrote an article titled “StranglerApplication”. In short, a StranglerApplication is a deliberate fade-out of an existing system by gradually letting a new version of the system take over. The article also links to another article