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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08:30 AMSQLSaturday 246

Registrations

Level: Non-Technical
SQLSaturday 246

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SQLSaturday 246

Registrations

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SQLSaturday 246

Registrations

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SQLSaturday 246

Registrations

Level: Non-Technical
SQLSaturday 246

Registrations

Level: Non-Technical
09:00 AMTim Harper

A travelers' guide to Vertica

Level: Intermediate
Ryan Plant

Big Data Lambda Architecture Overview

Level: Beginner
Ben Miller

SMO Internals for High Performance PowerShell

Level: Intermediate

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Joe Kaiser

Getting to Step 1: Automatic Installation of Big Data, Cloud, Web and HPC Cluster

Level: Intermediate
Casey Bowden

Oracle Transportable Tablespaces

Level: Advanced
Argenis Fernandez

Troubleshooting SQL Server with SysInternals Tools

Level: Advanced

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10:05 AMbill yetman

Scaling DNA Data Processing with HBase and Hadoop

Level: Advanced
Dan Nuffer

Introduction to Cassandra

Level: Intermediate
Keith Tate

Locks, Blocks and Isolation Oh My!

Level: Beginner

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Richard Wellman

Introduction to Machine Learning.

Level: Beginner
Paul English

Classification and Regression in Clojure

Level: Intermediate
Andre DuBois

What secrets does your database schema hold?

Level: Beginner

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11:10 AMPat Wright

Lunch preparation

Level: Non-Technical
Norman Warren

Getting to visualizations from Big Data fast

Level: Intermediate
Dathan Guiley

Getting Down on the CouchDB

Level: Intermediate
Bob Richardson

A Couple of Oracle Security Tricks

Level: Advanced
Scott Heffron

SSIS Metric Performance Collection (Case Study)

Level: Intermediate

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Jason Kassay

Getting Started with Execution Plans

Level: Beginner

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12:05 PMSQLSaturday 246

Lunch Break

Level: Non-Technical
SQLSaturday 246

Lunch Break

Level: Non-Technical
SQLSaturday 246

Lunch Break

Level: Non-Technical
SQLSaturday 246

Lunch Break

Level: Non-Technical
SQLSaturday 246

Lunch Break

Level: Non-Technical
SQLSaturday 246

Lunch Break

Level: Non-Technical
12:45 PMJ. Michael Boyle

Big Data in Sports

Level: Beginner
Ian Robertson

Hadoop Shuffle - the Magic Behind Map Reduce

Level: Advanced
Bill Adams

AWSDynamo Lessons Learned:

Level: Advanced
Chris Hyde

Becoming Certified In Microsoft SQL Server

Level: Beginner

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Pat Wright

Open Design and Discussion session

Level: Beginner
Peter Ford

Cure for Data Impetancy

Level: Beginner
1:50 PMAaron Cutshall

T-SQL Tips & Tricks Part 2

Level: Intermediate

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David Bradford

"Big Data" - Utah's Strong Position for Building a Big Data Cluster

Level: Intermediate
Andrea Allred

Unleash the Power of PowerPivot

Level: Beginner

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Jason Horner

Dimension Modeling Design Patterns: Beyond Basics

Level: Intermediate
Pat Wright

Open Design and Discussion session

Level: Beginner
Stacey Glossner

Bulletproof Database Deployments

Level: Intermediate

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2:55 PMJoe Salvatore

SSIS 2012 - Best Practices and Design Patterns

Level: Intermediate

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Scott fleming

Essentails of a Big Data Architecture

Level: Beginner
Craig Brown

Introduction to ElasticSearch

Level: Intermediate
TJay Belt

Database Monitoring : Trying To Keep Sane

Level: Beginner

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Pat Wright

Open Design and Discussion session

Level: Beginner
Kevin Boles

SQL Server 2012 Column Store Index

Level: Intermediate

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4:00 PMPat Sinthusan

SQL Server 2012: To NAS or not to NAS, that is the question

Level: Intermediate
Niel Nickolaisen

You Can Do That? Using Predictive Analytics To Improve Graduation Rates

Level: Advanced
Jason Brimhall

SQL 2012 Extended Events

Level: Advanced

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Reeves Smith

Master Data Services – 101

Level: Beginner

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Pat Wright

Open Design and Discussion session

Level: Beginner
Dave Wellman

A simple framework for presenting complex data.

Level: Intermediate
5:00 PMSQLSaturday 246

Raffle

Level: Non-Technical
SQLSaturday 246

Raffle

Level: Non-Technical
SQLSaturday 246

Raffle

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SQLSaturday 246

Raffle

Level: Non-Technical
SQLSaturday 246

Raffle

Level: Non-Technical
SQLSaturday 246

Raffle

Level: Non-Technical


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
"Big Data" - Utah's Strong Position for Building a Big Data ClusterDavid BradfordIntermediate
0 to Data Driven Reports in 60 minutes or less. Andrea AllredIntermediate
10 Things all BI System Administrators Should KnowRobert DavisIntermediate
10 Things DBAs Want Every Developer To KnowStacey GlossnerBeginner
A Couple of Oracle Security TricksBob RichardsonAdvanced
A simple framework for presenting complex data. Dave WellmanIntermediate
A travelers' guide to VerticaTim HarperIntermediate
Agile Data Warehouse Design – Just Enough Design for SuccessJoe SalvatoreIntermediate
AWSDynamo Lessons Learned:Bill AdamsAdvanced
Becoming Certified In Microsoft SQL ServerChris HydeBeginner
Big Data in SportsJ. Michael BoyleBeginner
Big Data Lambda Architecture OverviewRyan PlantBeginner
Bulletproof Database DeploymentsStacey GlossnerIntermediate
But it worked great in Dev! Perfomance for DevsRandy KnightBeginner
Classification and Regression in ClojurePaul EnglishIntermediate
Code-Less Securing of SQL ServerArgenis FernandezIntermediate
Coffee BreakSQLSatruday 246Non-Technical
Common TSQL MistakesKevin BolesIntermediate
Cure for Data ImpetancyPeter FordBeginner
Database Monitoring : Trying To Keep SaneTJay BeltBeginner
Database Release Management: Tips to help organize itTJay BeltIntermediate
DBA Code Reviews Done Dirt CheapRobert DavisIntermediate
Dimension Modeling Design Patterns: Beyond BasicsJason HornerIntermediate
Documentation – you know you love itTJay BeltBeginner
Essentails of a Big Data ArchitectureScott flemingBeginner
Get Into Evaluation Context with DAX, the Language of PowerPivot and TabularReeves SmithAdvanced
Getting Down on the CouchDBDathan GuileyIntermediate
Getting Started with Execution PlansJason KassayBeginner
Getting to Step 1: Automatic Installation of Big Data, Cloud, Web and HPC Cluster Joe KaiserIntermediate
Getting to visualizations from Big Data fastNorman WarrenIntermediate
Hadoop Shuffle - the Magic Behind Map ReduceIan RobertsonAdvanced
How To Think In SetsNick OrtmanBeginner
Implementing Contained DatabasesRobert DavisIntermediate
Increasing SQL Database SpeedAndrea AllredIntermediate
Interview Intervention - Getting the Job Offers You WantAndrea AllredNon-Technical
Introduction to CassandraDan Nuffer Intermediate
Introduction to ElasticSearchCraig BrownIntermediate
Introduction to Machine Learning.Richard WellmanBeginner
Introduction to the Dimensional ModelMartin MillerIntermediate
Locks, Blocks and Isolation Oh My!Keith TateBeginner
Locks, Blocks, and Deadlocks Oh My!Randy KnightIntermediate
Lunch BreakSQLSaturday 246Non-Technical
Lunch preparationPat WrightNon-Technical
Master Data Services – 101Reeves SmithBeginner
Meet DAX! Introduction to Data Analysis ExpressionsMartin MillerIntermediate
Murder They WroteJason BrimhallIntermediate
Open Design and Discussion sessionPat WrightBeginner
Oracle Transportable TablespacesCasey BowdenAdvanced
Performance Troubleshooting with DMVsRobert DavisIntermediate
RaffleSQLSaturday 246Non-Technical
RegistrationsSQLSaturday 246Non-Technical
Scaling DNA Data Processing with HBase and Hadoopbill yetmanAdvanced
SMO Internals for High Performance PowerShellBen MillerIntermediate
SQL 2012 Extended EventsJason BrimhallAdvanced
SQL 2012 Table CompressionJason BrimhallAdvanced
SQL LogShipping with PowerShellBen MillerIntermediate
SQL Server 2012 Column Store IndexKevin BolesIntermediate
SQL Server 2012 TSQL Enhancements and AdditionsKevin BolesIntermediate
SQL Server 2012: To NAS or not to NAS, that is the questionPat SinthusanIntermediate
SQL Server TDEBen MillerIntermediate
SSIS 2012 - Best Practices and Design PatternsJoe SalvatoreIntermediate
SSIS Metric Performance Collection (Case Study)Scott HeffronIntermediate
Store This! Why storage matters when virtualizing SQL ServerPat SinthusanIntermediate
TBAPat WrightNon-Technical
Totally Tabular! Introduction to the New Tabular Mode of SQL Server Analysis ServicesMartin MillerIntermediate
Troubleshooting SQL Server with SysInternals ToolsArgenis FernandezAdvanced
T-SQL Tips & Tricks Part 2Aaron CutshallIntermediate
UGE--Testtest testNon-Technical
Understanding and Using Partitioned ViewsScott HeffronBeginner
Understanding the SQL Server Transaction LogRandy KnightBeginner
Understanding Transaction Isolation LevelsRandy KnightIntermediate
Unleash the Power of PowerPivotAndrea AllredBeginner
Welcome and Opening Comments Pat WrightNon-Technical
What secrets does your database schema hold?Andre DuBoisBeginner
Windowing Functions: THE Reason to Upgrade to 2012Kevin BolesIntermediate
You Can Do That? Using Predictive Analytics To Improve Graduation RatesNiel NickolaisenAdvanced


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.

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