Brian Cryer's Techie Notes ...


Welcome to my Home Page. My name is Brian Cryer, I am a keen software developer, webmaster, part time DBA (on SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle systems) and occasional IT Manager.

The items I have collected together on this site reflect a combination of my professional and hobby IT interests. I hope you find something interesting and useful to you here.

Professional Interests


Microsoft SQL Server

Oracle RDBMS

Other database related bits

Other bits and bobs

Older notes

These notes are for technologies which I have used but currently no longer work with:

If you cannot find what you are after then why not search for it ...

or you may find this resource of books and manuals useful.

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About the author: is a dedicated software developer and webmaster. For his day job he develops websites and desktop applications as well as providing IT services. He moonlights as a technical author and consultant.

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