Reducing the Cost of Database Changes

by Tara McGoldrick Walsh, ORN Editor

chromatic expands on the notes he took from Scott Ambler's MySQL Users Conference presentation on database agility, and he asks: "Is Your Database Agile Enough?":

If the quality of your data is important, are you testing it?

If your business (or your understanding of your business) changed, could you change your database schemas quickly and easily?