Ben Nadel
On User Experience (UX) Design, JavaScript, ColdFusion, Node.js, Life, and Love.
I am the chief technical officer at InVision App, Inc - a prototyping and collaboration platform for designers, built by designers. I also rock out in JavaScript and ColdFusion 24x7.
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Matthew Leventi

Member since Dec 11, 2008

Recent Blog Comments By Matthew Leventi

  • Thoughts On Storing Duplicate / Calculated Data In The Database

    Posted on Apr 4, 2008 at 6:06 PM

    Hi, I see your point, which is essentially where/if aggregated data should be stored in the database. Caching information that is too expensive to runtime query for. My feelings are that this type of dare i see hack is fine, even though it denormalizes the database under the condition that it is a... read more »

  • Thoughts On Storing Duplicate / Calculated Data In The Database

    Posted on Apr 3, 2008 at 7:16 PM

    I don't know that much about Coldfusion but in RoR, something like this would be taken care of by the ORM. ActiveRecord auto maintains aggregated fields and I believe has different mechanisms for how they are updated.... read more »