11-Word Warning

Tom LaRock posted a new Meme Monday challenge: “Write a SQL blog post in 11 words or less.”

Donabel Santos tagged me, and I couldn’t resist the challenge. So here’s my entry:

Hasty coding, error prone. No backups, data loss. Company for sale.

This was inspired by the recent spate of stories I’ve heard about companies that have failed because they did not properly manage their data and databases.

I don’t know who’s been tagged or not, so I’m gagging some of my SQL Saturday Chicago friends: