Monthly Archive: April 2013

Apr 26

Speaking at SQL Saturday #175 Fargo

I’ll be traveling with the rest of the Minnesota SQL Server gang up to Fargo, ND for their first SQL Saturday. My presentation is on the Microsoft Clustering data mining algorithm. Microsoft SQL Server makes it simple to apply data mining algorithms to a wide variety of data. Applying the results to business decisions without …

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Apr 01

Extracting Data from the Weather Underground API

Class Library Dialogue

Many companies are beginning to bring external data into their data infrastructure.  One of the most common and easily available types of external data is weather data. There are several excellent sources of weather data.  If you need historical weather data then Fetch Climate is a great resource.  The data has been combined from many …

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