Meetings

2014
March 27, 2014 Reza Madani Big Data Management with HDInsight
January 16, 2014 Mickey Stuewe Best Practices for Efficient SSRS Report Creation Slides
Extras
2013
November 21, 2013 Sean Mikha
semikha@microsoft.com
PDW Technical Overview
September 19, 2013 David Henson Using SQL/MVC to support mobile apps on the iOS platform
July 18, 2013 Julie Koesmarno
http://www.mssqlgirl.com
Understanding Query Modes in Tabular Model
May 17, 2013 Ike Ellis
http://www.the-monastery.com
Part 1: Best Tips on using SQL Server
Part 2: Continuous Integration, what it is, how it works, why it's important, and how to implement it with Microsoft SQL Server
March 21, 2013 Robert C. Cain
http://arcanecode.com
Database Development Using SQL Server 2012 Data Tools - Making a database developer happier and more productive
Ben Aminnia
www.pointercorp.com
www.vipletters.com
SQL Azure vs. Amazon RDS - An In-Depth Comparison
January 17, 2013 Bret Stateham, Microsoft Developer Evangelist SQL Azure Ecosystem (DB, Sync, Reporting Federations)
2012
November 15, 2012 Benjamin Nevarez
http://www.benjaminnevarez.com
Dive into the Query Optimizer: Undocumented Insight
September 20, 2012 Ben Aminnia
www.pointercorp.com
www.vipletters.com
From Zero to SQL Azure in 10 Cloudy Steps
July 19, 2012 Carlos Bossy Fast-track to BI Analytics with SQL Server 2012
May 17, 2012 Lynn Langit
www.LynnLangit.com
Part 1: Introduction to Data Quality Services
Part 2: Understanding the New BI Semantic Model in SSAS (SQL Server 2012)
March 15, 2012 James Johnson
james@iedotnetug.org
Entity Framework and MVC Scaffolding
January 12, 2012 Ben Aminnia
www.pointercorp.com
www.vipletters.com
SQL Server 2012 - A Journey through the Landscape of New Features
Reza Madani
www.harborobjects.com
rmadani@harborobjects.com
SQL Server 2012 BI Enhancements
2011
November 17, 2011 Doug Chan Delivering Database High Availability - Introduction to SQL Server Routing
September 15, 2011 Benjamin Nevarez Inside the SQL Server Query Optimizer
July 21, 2011 Ted Tasker
Ted.Tasker@microsoft.com
Microsoft Parallel Data Warehouse (PDW)
May 19, 2011 Peter Myers Taking Your Application Design to the Next Level with Analysis Services Data Mining Slides
March 17, 2011 Joel Champagne Managing Test Data and Stress Testing Your SQL Applications
January 20, 2011 Allen Berezovsky File Stream in SQL Server
Benjamin Nevarez Top 10 Query Optimizer Topics for Better Performance
2010
November 18, 2010 Reza Madani
www.harborobjects.com
SSRS Tips and Tricks
Ben Aminnia
www.pointercorp.com
ben@pointercorp.com
Four Phases of Report Authoring for Executives and Upper Management
September 16, 2010 Lynn Langit, Microsoft Developer Evangelist
https://blogs.msdn.com/b/socaldevgal
SQL Azure Development
July 15, 2010 Andrew Karcher SQL Server Reporting Services - What's new in SQL 2008 R2
May 20, 2010 Jen Underwood, MCITP, MCDBA, MCSD.net
http://www.jenunderwood.com
1) Business Intelligence with SharePoint 2010 and PowerPivot
2) Building Excel and Reporting Services Reports using Analysis Services Cubes
March 18, 2010 An Evening with Fusion-io Solid-state technologies are changing the way that MS SQL Server users think about running their databases.
January 21, 2010 Allan Hirt
http://www.sqlha.com
Windows Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 Failover Clustering
2009
November 19, 2009 Ron Landers SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) 2008: Shoot From The Hip Download1
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September 17, 2009 Ben Nevarez How the SQL Server Query Optimizer Works
July 16, 2009 John Kuhn SQL Server Reporting Services 2008 Best Practices
May 21, 2009 Bret Stateham SQL Server Reporting Services
March 19, 2009 Denny Cherry SQL Server Indexing for the Client Developer
February 5, 2009 Ben Aminnia SQL Server Analysis Services - From Planning to Implementation
January 15, 2009 Allen Berezovsky Fundamentals of Query Optimization and Performance Tuning
2008
November 13, 2008 Ben Aminnia A Journey Through SQL Server Analysis Services – From Planning to Implementation
September 25, 2008 Christa Stelzmuller, Mikhail Berlyant and Mark Lovretovich Service Dispatcher: SQL Server Service Broker at MySpace
July 17, 2008 Kirk Nason, Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Update
May 15, 2008 Deborah Ford, Microsoft Business Intelligence with SQL Server 2008 and PerformancePoint Server 2007
March 20, 2008 Dave Owen DBCC Commands in SQL Server 2005 and SQL Server 2008
January 17, 2008 Steve Muise and Josh Scriven, Neudesic What's New in SQL Server 2008?
2007
November 15, 2007 Lynn Langit SQL Server 2005 Business Intelligence in the Real World - Including Data Mining
September 20, 2007 Ron Landers SQL Server 2005 Integration Services (SSIS): Enhancing Your Package Solutions
July 19, 2007 Gerald Walsh Architecting an End to End Reporting Services Solution with SQL Server 2005 and .Net 2.0
May 17, 2007 Mark Rosenberg SQL Server Stored Procedure Optimization
March 15, 2007 Ben Aminnia How to Split a SQL Server Database ... Without using any sharp objects
January 18, 2007 Ron Naken Top 10 Database Security Threats and How to Prevent Them
2006
November 9, 2006 Jason Baick, Microsoft Corporation SQL Server 2005 Business Intelligence (Excel Services, Proclarity, Business Scorecard Manager)
Ben Aminnia A Roadmap to Reporting Services in SQL Server 2005
September 21, 2006 Dave Owen Using OLAP Services for SQL Server 2005
July 20, 2006 Presented by Polyserve SQL Server Consolidation and High Availability with Polyserve Cluster File System
June 15, 2006 Jim Lacenski, Business Intelligence Developer / Evangelist SQL Server 2005 Business Intelligence and Microsoft's Business Scorecard Manager (BSM)
April 20, 2006 Wayne Detmer, Ph.D. A Practical Overview of SQL Server Management Objects (SMO)
February 16, 2006 Gerald Walsh, Microsoft Corporation New T-SQL Enhancements and Security Features in SQL Server 2005
2005
December 15, 2005 Ben Aminnia, President, L.A. SQL Server Professionals Group and Jason Baick, Microsoft Corporation Celebrating the Launch of SQL Server 2005
October 20, 2005 Alison Balter Take a Tour of SQL Server 2005 Management Studio
August 25, 2005 BRUCE JOHNSON Using Managed Code in SQL Server 2005
April 27, 2005 TOM RIZZO A Whirlwind Tour of SQL Server 2005
January 20, 2005 Bill Bertovich Notification Services
2004
December 16, 2004 Peter Voutov A Matchnet Case Study using Microsoft Technology: Partitioned Views, Distributed Architecture and Server Federations
November 18, 2004 Doug Rosenberg Case Study: Database Structure for Geographical Mapping Systems
October 28, 2004 Franck Leveneur Importing and Exporting Large Amounts of Data
September 30, 2004 Dave Owen Understanding SQL Server's Query Optimizer
August 26, 2004 Jeff Fiegel Performance Analysis & Tuning in SQL Server 2000 (with an introduction to Yukon)
July 29, 2004 Joel Rakow, Ed.D Protect data stored in corporate databases
June 24, 2004 Scott Schweitzer High Performance SQL - How Super Computing Technology Is Making Its Way to the Enterprise
May 20, 2004 Ronald Landers Multiserver Job Administration with SQL Server 2000
April 15, 2004 Alison Balter SQL Server Tables, Diagrams and Security