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Should you attend PASS? Better Question: What Do You Want From Your Career?

Should you attend PASS? Better Question: What Do You Want From Your Career?

Allen White writes about his professional journey and the positive impact Pass Summit has had on his career.

Decks & Demos from SQLSaturday #667 : Oslo

Decks & Demos from SQLSaturday #667 : Oslo

Aaron Bertrand (@AaronBertrand) shares slides and demo files from his two T-SQL sessions at SQLSaturday #667 in Oslo, Norway.

Ohio Meetups, September 5 to 7

Ohio Meetups, September 5 to 7

Join Kevin Kline as he traverses the Buckeye state September 5 – 7 and meets with SQL User Groups in Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati. Topics for Cleveland and Columbus: "Ten Query Tuning Techniques Every SQL Programmer Should Know." The Cincinnati topic is "SQL Server Internals and Architecture."

Beyond the Classroom on SQL Cruise Alaska 2017

Beyond the Classroom on SQL Cruise Alaska 2017

Attending SQL Cruise can be a career changing experience, taking training to new levels by reaching beyond the classroom.

Brain Melt on SQL Cruise Alaska 2017

Brain Melt on SQL Cruise Alaska 2017

Allen White presented along with industry leaders, including Bob Ward from Microsoft, on SQL Cruise Alaska 2017. Here's his recap of an amazing experience.

Glenn Berry : AMD's new CPUs may challenge Intel again

Glenn Berry : AMD's new CPUs may challenge Intel again

Glenn Berry talks about some upcoming AMD processors, which he says may change the server processor landscape.

SentryOne : Multiple Baselines & Power BI

SentryOne : Multiple Baselines & Power BI

Melissa Connors (@MelikaNoKaoi) demonstrates comparing multiple baselines from SentryOne through Power BI for performance testing & more!

Andy Mallon : Multi-Statement TVFs in Dynamics CRM

Andy Mallon : Multi-Statement TVFs in Dynamics CRM

Andy Mallon (@AMtwo) walks through identifying and fixing a serious performance issue with a multi-statement table-valued function in Dynamics CRM.

#SentryOneServes : Classroom Central – Challenge Accepted!

#SentryOneServes : Classroom Central – Challenge Accepted!

Melissa Connors (@MelikaNoKaOi) recaps a recent charity challenge at SentryOne to collect school supplies for Classroom Central in Charlotte, NC area.

What Does HIPAA Mean for the DBA?

What Does HIPAA Mean for the DBA?

Get an overview of HIPAA regulations along with compliance tips and best practices from a healthcare legal specialist from the point of view of the DBA.

Announcing SQL Server 2017 Release Candidate

Microsoft announced the first release candidate (a.k.a. RC1) for SQL Server 2017 on Monday, July 17th. Release candidates are not a final and finished product, but they are feature complete. No new features are expected after Microsoft moves into the RC phase, only adding polish (for example, brushing up the documentation and UI) and performance

Looking Back at Bad Interviews

Looking Back at Bad Interviews

As part of this month's T-SQL Tuesday, Aaron Bertrand describes a few experiences from last decade, from both sides of interviews.

Paul White : Cardinality Estimation : Combining Density Statistics

Paul White : Cardinality Estimation : Combining Density Statistics

Paul White (@SQL_Kiwi) whips out the debugger while showing how SQL Server derives estimates when combining multiple, single-column statistics.

Automating Large SentryOne Installations

Automating Large SentryOne Installations

Allen White (SQLRunr) shows the ease of automating SentryOne installations via PowerShell. Use PowerShell to prepare target servers & add targets for monitoring.