Melissa Connors (@MelikaNoKaOi) discusses her upcoming trip to speak at SQL Saturday Edmonton and provides links to Data Compression posts and slides.
Day One Keynote with Joseph Sirosh Adam Jorgensen, PASS President, welcomed the PASS community to the Seattle, introducing a number of exciting opportunities we are facing as we shift mere data storage to intelligent platforms. As a professional association, Adam's time on stage is as much about keeping the community apprised of the business of
I'm sure not everyone agrees, but Memphis means blues, BBQ, Elvis and BB King. It's Tennessee's biggest city, at approximately 650k residents, only 8% more than Nashville. It's strategic location on the Mississippi River made it a key shipping and immigration hub and, as a consequence, the city houses some of the state's prettiest and
Kevin Kline (@kekline) reminds us how important it is for us, as a community, to look out for one another.
Lori Edwards (@loriedwards) concludes her series about the PASS Nomination Committee, discussing campaigning and how potential rule violations are handled.
Lori Edwards (@loriedwards) continues her series on her involvement on the PASS Nominations Committee, this time discussing the interview process.
Kevin Kline (@kekline) tells you about four big upcoming SQL Server events in September where various members of the SQL Sentry team will be speaking.
SQLVacation FAQ and Resources Here are the most frequently asked questions I got while speaking on the #SQLVacation roadtrip: Q: Where can I get the slide decks?A: All of the presentations delivered on the #SQLVacation are on my SlideShare page, along with slide decks from several other recent and popular sessions. I have many more
All good things must come to an end and, after logging almost 1400 miles on the road, the #SQLVacation road trip returns to its home city – Nashville, TN, the "Music City". Eight SQL Server users groups, eight matching blog posts, two hundred t-shirts, and many hundreds of attendees later, it's time to get back home. This
Our long #SQLVacation is nearly at an end because our stop in Evansville, IN is our last roadtrip location for the family and the penultimate (i.e., second to last) technical session of the journey. Ah, the taste is a bittersweet. On the other hand, while it's been a load of fun for my Horde, it
The Griswolds had an experience they'll never forget in St. Louis. And we've had ours too, but in a very good way. We'd vacationed in St. Louis two years ago and had a great time. We've seen the sights, gotten the pictures, and have the t-Shirts. I still love to see the big, iconic Gateway
In the movie, National Lampoon's Vacation, Clark and Ellen Griswold decide to lead their family, including the kids Rusty and Audrey, on a cross-country expedition from the Chicago area to the Los Angeles amusement park Walley World, touted as "America's Favorite Family Fun Park." Ellen sensibly wants to fly, but Clark wants to bond with his family