Craig Mullins

Craig S. Mullins is a data management strategist and principal consultant for Mullins Consulting, Inc. He has three decades of experience in the field of database management, including working with DB2 for z/OS since Version 1. Craig is also an IBM Information Champion and is the author of two books: DB2 Developer’s Guide and Database Administration:The Complete Guide to Practices and Procedures. You can contact Craig via his website.

Through the Looking Glass

Often times, when the business of Information Technology frustrates me, I look for inspiration in what may seem at first…

What’s in a Name?

Establishing and enforcing naming conventions is typically one of the first duties to be tackled when implementing new software. Adequate…

Denormalization Guidelines

Normalization is the process of putting one fact in one appropriate place. This optimizes updates at the expense of retrievals.…