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Discussion on: Stored Procedures - love or leave 'em?

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Hi Franck, thanks for the note. I agree -- it's not a binary, 100% of the time decision. (Any decision that's so cut-and-dry quickly becomes a non-decision and we stop having conversations around it!)

I used to be way over on the "always stored procs!" side of the debate and now I'm closer to the other end of the spectrum.

On your point about Microservices, I do feel pretty strongly that having a DB with very little biz logic, then a Data API, then various microservices that consume from the Data API is a very healthy way to go about this. The logic that clearly belongs to the microservice goes in the microservice. The logic that is data-access related goes in the Data API.

Appreciate that input!