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Greeks, Successors and a bit of Napoleonic Naval

Yet again I have been distracted from updates here by moving miniatures on the table. Such a problem to have I know…

From an Ancients and Medieval perspective I’ve managed a number of games using DBA 3.0, or at least the final draft of the rules. 165 more words


DIY DBA - hobbyist or menace?

Musings on a consultant’s world.

We’ve all met them.  Either at work, on a project or in social interaction, the person who you meet and they say “oh, you’re an Oracle DBA… me too.   740 more words


Mastering the DB2 10.1 Certification Exam – Part 2: Security

It’s hard to argue against the benefits of becoming a DB2 Certified Professional. Aside from gaining a better understanding of DB2, it helps keep you up to date with the latest versions of the product.   593 more words


What is Big Data?

What is Big data

Big Data refers to problems in capturing, storing, managing and analyzing massive amounts of various types of data

Big data is… 373 more words


PAWS Winter DBA 2014 theme

The theme for the 2014 PAWS Winter DBA is

The Baltic in the 13th Century (1201-1300AD)

Allowed armies are

III/1a Wends
III/40d Leidang
III/62b Early Polish… 40 more words


2014 English DBA Open Winner

Congratulations to Martin Smith on winning the 2014 English DBA Open, held earlier today. Martin beat Phil Steele in the final.

Martin was also crowned champion of the 2103-14 SOA UK DBA League.


DBA 3.0 Released

Sue Laflin-Barker advised those on the DBA 3.0 play test group that copies of DBA 3.0 have been dispatched from WRG to various resellers yesterday. They should be available for sale from a variety of sources shortly. 202 more words