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Mitch Wheat has been working as a professional programmer since 1984, graduating with a honours degree in Mathematics from Warwick University, UK in 1986. He moved to Perth in 1995, having worked in software houses in London and Rotterdam. He has worked in the areas of mining, electronics, research, defence, financial, GIS, telecommunications, engineering, and information management. Mitch has worked mainly with Microsoft technologies (since Windows version 3.0) but has also used UNIX. He holds the following Microsoft certifications: MCPD (Web and Windows) using C# and SQL Server MCITP (Admin and Developer). His preferred development environment is C#, .Net Framework and SQL Server. Mitch has worked as an independent consultant for the last 10 years, and is currently involved with helping teams improve their Software Development Life Cycle. His areas of special interest lie in performance tuning
Wednesday, June 21, 2006
DateTime and ISO Date Format
Do you use ISO date format for transferring dates?
Dates and DateTimes still cause an awful lot of bugs and grief when they should not.
This is old news for those that already know, but if you don't you should visit this link: The ultimate guide to the datetime datatypes.
[Thanks to Vaughan De Vos, and Greg Low who enlightened me some time ago]
MSN, Email: mitch døt wheat at gmail.com