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Sessions Found: 90
A Beginners Guide to Transactions
This session is for the absolute beginner to learn the basics of Transactions and will answer...
A walk in the Azure cloud
The Microsoft Azure offering now has several compelling features that are helpful to the business...
Carlos L Chacon
Always Encrypted for Beginners
One of the biggest challenges to successful implementation of data encryption has been the back and...
An Introduction to Data Types
This session is for the absolute beginner to learn the basics of SQL Server Data Types. The...
Analysis Services is in Azure? Seriously!? Let's build a model!
Have you used SSAS before? Have you created reports using T-SQL and Group by? Are you interested in...
Applying Data Warehousing Principles
Many data analysts typically begin to work with data as a single flat table. While this works for...
Approaching Zero: Minimizing Downtime During Deployments
Negotiating a downtime for a release can be difficult in this modern, 24x7 world. When downtime...
Be Part of the Solution with Automation
DevOps automation can be intriguing to learn and overwhelming to implement. This session will take...
Building Dashboards and Extensions in Azure Data Studio
Azure Data Studio is a cross-platform database tool for data professionals using the Microsoft...
Building Scalable, Globally Distributed Systems with Cosmos DB
Azure Cosmos DB is the newest Microsoft Azure product. Developers can build scalable, responsive...
Cleaning Is Half The Battle: Launching A Data Science Project
There's an old adage in software development: Garbage In, Garbage Out. This adage certainly applies...
Common TSQL Mistakes
We are going to examine a variety of oopsies MANY developers fall prey too - some obvious, some...
CONVERT_IMPLICIT is a hidden danger
Abstract: The CONVERT_IMPLICIT operator is part of an execution plan. When an execution plan has a...
Data Analysis With SQL Window Functions
SQL Window Functions provide a great way to aggregate and analyze data very efficiently. In this...
Data Types Do Matter
They're just numbers, right? A date's a date. It's just string data, who cares? I can't tell you...
Database Project Makes Deployment Consistent
The deployment process is frustrating; an object is missing, an object is deployed in the wrong...
Democratizing Data Analysis: How/Why of Social Sentiment Scoring
The job of a data professional is evolving rapidly, driving many of us to platforms and...
DevOps: Consistent Deployments / Team Development
Unless you are developing code by yourself, you face challenges of working with several team...
Dimensional Modeling for Source System Relief
Technology has revolutionized the way organizations run today. Rather than a few file cabinets,...
Dynamic SQL: Tables / Parameters & DBA Tools
Dynamic SQL for the Developer & DBA. In this class we will learn how to use Dynamic SQL on a day...
ELT and a new way of thinking
60% of any analytics project lies in data integration. With the introduction of cloud solutions,...
Encrypting Data within Sql Server
Data breaches abound! SQL Server has several options to encrypt the data, Transparent Data...
Entity Framework for the DBA: Sanity in the Age of ORMs
As DBAs, we love to hate ORMs (object-relaional models) like Entity Framework or nHibernate. But...
Essential Linux Skills for the DBA
Unlike many other DBAs, the SQL Server DBA is finding themselves managing databases running on...
ETL Best Practices and Techniques
ETL (Extract, Transform and Load) is the backbone of any data project and can be upwards of 70% or...
Eyes on the Prize: Simple and Effective Dashboard Visualization Techniques
When done right, data visualization informs users quickly and efficiently with a minimum of...
Geospatial Data Types in SQL Server
The geospatial capabilities in SQL Server are not only powerful, but easy and fun to use! In this...
Getting Started with Apache Spark
As companies work to gain insight from ever-increasing amounts of data, data platform practitioners...
Getting Started with Azure Data Lake Analytics (ADLA)
Did you throw your data in a lake, specifically an Azure Data Lake? Are you now wondering what to...
Getting Started with Power BI
In today’s world, the growth of data is increasing each day as so does the need for self-service...
Sessions Found: 90
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