Schedule

Here is our schedule for the upcoming event. We've done our best to provide a good mix of topics and skill levels, we hope you'll find something of interest throughout the day. Our thanks to the speakers listed below for volunteering their time, we couldn't do it without them. If there are schedule changes we will make them here as they happen. We encourage you to check back a few days before the event just in case we have had to move one of your favorite sessions.

Note: Some speakers alternately upload their sessions to their own blog sites, which you can locate their site when you click on their session below.

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7:15 AMRegistration Registration

Registration

Level: Beginner
Registration Registration

Registration

Level: Beginner
Registration Registration

Registration

Level: Beginner
Registration Registration

Registration

Level: Beginner
Registration Registration

Registration

Level: Beginner
8:00 AMGina Walters Mike Lampa

Opening remarks, PASS introduction and Keynote

Level: Beginner
Gina Walters Mike Lampa

Opening remarks, PASS introduction and Keynote

Level: Beginner
Gina Walters Mike Lampa

Opening remarks, PASS introduction and Keynote

Level: Beginner
Gina Walters Mike Lampa

Opening remarks, PASS introduction and Keynote

Level: Beginner
Gina Walters Mike Lampa

Opening remarks, PASS introduction and Keynote

Level: Beginner
9:00 AMAdam Belebczuk

Introduction to SQL Server Service Broker

Level: Beginner

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Sam Nasr

Using Filetables

Level: Intermediate

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Craig Purnell

Upgrade Roadmap: Let’s delve into SQL Server 2012

Level: Intermediate
John Sterrett

Performance Tuning for Pirates

Level: Advanced
A.J. Mee

SQL Server 2012's Net-New BI Capabilities

Level: Intermediate

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10:10 AMDean Richards

Don’t Panic DBAs! Databases on VMware Made Easy

Level: Intermediate
Jay Holliday

Full-Text Search, it's not just for documents

Level: Intermediate
Eric Kepes

MicroORMs – Keeping Your DBA Happy

Level: Intermediate

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Joseph D'Antoni

SQL 2012 -- All About HA and DR

Level: Intermediate
Cory Stevenson

Getting Started with Report Services: The Setup

Level: Beginner

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11:20 AMDan Clark

Building Your First Tabular Model

Level: Beginner

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Konstantin Melamud

Code Tuning- Introduction to Execution Plans

Level: Beginner
Donald Scott Ken Hausman

SharePoint COOP Using 2008R2 Log Shipping

Level: Advanced
Mike Hillwig

Seven SQL Agent Jobs You Should be Running

Level: Beginner
Rushabh Mehta / Michael Fung

Introduction to Data Quality Services

Level: Beginner
1:30 PMNate Locklin

Spatial Data in SQL Server Reporting Services

Level: Beginner

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Justin Dearing

MongoDB for the Relational DBA

Level: Beginner
Colleen Morrow

So I started this blog... now what?

Level: Beginner
Carlton Ramsey

How PowerShell helps me as a DBA

Level: Beginner

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Mike Hillwig

How Not to Be a Cranky DBA

Level: Beginner
2:40 PMIra Whiteside

Creating a Metadata Mart w/ SSIS - Data Governance

Level: Intermediate
Matt Velic

Communicate for Great Good!

Level: Beginner
Tony Scotto di Carlo

Data center migration, data centric point of view

Level: Beginner

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Colleen Morrow

Searching for the Holy Grail of DDL Auditing

Level: Beginner

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Michael John

Top Development and Design Mistakes

Level: Beginner

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3:50 PMCarlton Ramsey

An Introduction to Master Data

Level: Beginner

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Timothy Corey

Before You Optimize: Understanding Execution Plans

Level: Beginner

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Sam Nasr

14 New T-SQL Functions

Level: Intermediate

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Mike Hillwig

Defy the Defaults!

Level: Beginner
Rick Heiges

Basic Monitoring with Perfmon

Level: Beginner

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5:00 PMGina Walters

Closing Remarks

Level: Beginner
Gina Walters

Closing Remarks

Level: Beginner
Gina Walters

Closing Remarks

Level: Beginner
Gina Walters

Closing Remarks

Level: Beginner
Gina Walters

Closing Remarks

Level: Beginner


Submitted Sessions

Here is the list of sessions submitted so far. Our goal is to feature as many different speakers and topics as possible, but space limitations prevent us from accepting every session. This list is also a great way for those thinking about speaking to see what might be on the agenda and enter a session that doesn't collide with an existing one.

TitleSpeakerLevel
(SQL,SSIS,MDS) Adv Fuzzy Matching Roll Your OwnIra WhitesideIntermediate
14 New T-SQL FunctionsSam NasrIntermediate
An Introduction to Master DataCarlton RamseyBeginner
Automate your daily checklist with PBM and CMSJohn SterrettIntermediate
Basic Monitoring with PerfmonRick HeigesBeginner
Become Bilingual! Oracle for the SQL Server DBARandy KnightIntermediate
Before You Optimize: Understanding Execution PlansTimothy CoreyBeginner
Building a Better Development ShopEric WiseBeginner
Building Your First Tabular ModelDan ClarkBeginner
But it worked great in Dev! Perfomance for DevsRandy KnightBeginner
Closing RemarksGina WaltersBeginner
Code Tuning- Introduction to Execution Plans Konstantin MelamudBeginner
Communicate for Great Good!Matt VelicBeginner
Considering Consulting as a Career?Rick HeigesBeginner
Creating a Metadata Mart w/ SSIS - Data GovernanceIra WhitesideIntermediate
Data center migration, data centric point of viewTony Scotto di CarloBeginner
Defy the Defaults!Mike HillwigBeginner
Don’t Panic DBAs! Databases on VMware Made EasyDean RichardsIntermediate
Enterprise-Ready ETL Solutions using SSIS 2012Jon TupitzaAdvanced
Full-Text Search, it's not just for documentsJay HollidayIntermediate
Getting Started with Report Services: The Setup Cory StevensonBeginner
How Not to Be a Cranky DBAMike HillwigBeginner
How PowerShell helps me as a DBACarlton RamseyBeginner
Introduction to Data Quality ServicesRushabh Mehta / Michael FungBeginner
Introduction to SQL Server Service BrokerAdam BelebczukBeginner
Introduction to SSIS 2012Sam NasrIntermediate
Introduction to the .NET SSIS API (C#)Dominic FalsoIntermediate
LinkedIn for SQL Server ProfessionalsCraig PurnellBeginner
LunchLunch LunchBeginner
Managing Large Data Warehouses with SQL ServerMark KromerIntermediate
MicroORMs – Keeping Your DBA HappyEric KepesIntermediate
Microsoft Cloud BIMark KromerIntermediate
Migrate your SQL Database to the CloudMark KromerIntermediate
MongoDB for the Relational DBAJustin DearingBeginner
New Server in an Hour? No Problem!Mike HillwigIntermediate
Opening Remarks / PASS presentationGina WaltersNon-Technical
Opening remarks, PASS introduction and KeynoteGina Walters Mike LampaBeginner
Performance Tuning for PiratesJohn SterrettAdvanced
Professional Networking for IT ProsCraig PurnellBeginner
RegistrationRegistration RegistrationBeginner
Searching for the Holy Grail of DDL AuditingColleen MorrowBeginner
Seven SQL Agent Jobs You Should be RunningMike HillwigBeginner
SharePoint COOP Using 2008R2 Log ShippingKen HausmanAdvanced
SharePoint COOP Using 2008R2 Log ShippingDonald Scott Ken HausmanAdvanced
Shortcuts to Building SSIS in .NetPaul RizzaIntermediate
So I started this blog... now what?Colleen MorrowBeginner
Spatial Data in SQL Server Reporting ServicesNate LocklinBeginner
SQL 2012 -- All About HA and DRJoseph D'AntoniIntermediate
SQL 2012 -- All About HA and DRJoseph D'AntoniIntermediate
SQL 2012: Lessons from the FieldKen HausmanIntermediate
SQL 2012: Lessons from the FieldDonald ScottIntermediate
SQL Azure - What is it and why do you need it?Scott KleinBeginner
SQL Azure Scalability with FederationsScott KleinIntermediate
SQL Azure vs. Azure Tables –Clearing The ConfusionScott KleinIntermediate
SQL Server 2012 AlwaysOn Readable SecondariesAdam BelebczukIntermediate
SQL Server 2012's Net-New BI Capabilities A.J. MeeIntermediate
SSIS 2012 Management Considerations and Best PractRushabh MehtaIntermediate
SSIS Package Realtime Visualzation & AnalyticsIra WhitesideIntermediate
Top Development and Design MistakesMichael JohnBeginner
Understanding SQL Server XML Features Randy KnightIntermediate
Understanding Transaction Isolation LevelsRandy KnightIntermediate
Upgrade Roadmap: Let’s delve into SQL Server 2012 Craig PurnellIntermediate
Using FiletablesSam NasrIntermediate
Virtualization for SQL DBAsJoseph D'AntoniIntermediate


Suggested Sessions

Thinking about participating as a speaker but no ideas for the topic? Often our attendees will have an idea for you! Or, submit a suggestion of your own.

Suggested Session TitleSkill Level
Design Patterns for SSISIntermediate
Introduction to SSISBeginner
New features with SQL Server 2012Beginner
Powershell for SQL ServerBeginner
Professional Development for SQL ProsBeginner

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