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A Historical Account of the Professional Association of SQL Server (PASS), Part 1: Foundation

A Historical Account of the Professional Association of SQL Server (PASS) Lately, I've been asked many questions about the history and foundation of PASS. As an "old-timer", I like to think it's my prerogative to wax poetic about the old days. But it's also important to be able to answer those questions asynchronously and in […]

Attend a Microsoft Focus Group at the PASS Summit!

Attend a Microsoft Focus Group at the PASS Summit!

Learn about this HUGE opportunity to influence the Microsoft Data Platform products and services you use daily while attending the PASS Summit!

#PASSWIT Presentation on SQL Server Data Compression

#PASSWIT Presentation on SQL Server Data Compression

Melissa Connors posts her slides and recorded presentation from a SentryOne sponsored meeting of the #PASSWIT Virtual Chapter.

SQLSaturday #724 – Madison, WI

SQLSaturday #724 – Madison, WI

Two of our favorite Andys are gearing up for this weekend's #SQLSatMadison. Here Andy Yun talks about the event, the sessions that he will be presenting, and also talks about Andy Mallon's session.

Growing New Speakers: Everyone Has a Story To Tell

Growing New Speakers: Everyone Has a Story To Tell

Andy Yun, Microsoft MVP, announces a new professional development session focused on helping SQL Saturday attendees build their first presentation. Entitled "Everyone Has a Story to Tell: Developing Your First Presentation" will be debuted at SQL Saturday Nashville, on January 13, 2018.

T-SQL Tuesday #96: Who Inspires Me?  You Inspire Me!

T-SQL Tuesday #96: Who Inspires Me? You Inspire Me!

Andy Yun talks about inspiration and professional development within the SQL community in this post PASS Summit blog.

PASS Board Elections: Your vote counts!

PASS Board Elections: Your vote counts!

It is that time of year again, the PASS Board of Directors elections are open. But, who is running and why should I care? Well, I have thrown my hat in the ring and made it to the candidate list. I'm standing for election to the Board and am in contention for the EMEA or […]

I'm Speaking at SQL Saturday Edmonton #SQLSat594

I'm Speaking at SQL Saturday Edmonton #SQLSat594

Melissa Connors (@MelikaNoKaOi) discusses her upcoming trip to speak at SQL Saturday Edmonton and provides links to Data Compression posts and slides.

PASS Summit Keynotes – Day 1 with Joseph Sirosh

PASS Summit Keynotes – Day 1 with Joseph Sirosh

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 […]

Singin' the #SQLVacation Blues in Memphis, TN

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 […]

Live and In Person! My Speaking Schedule for 2016

After a couple of months with no travel, Kevin Kline (@kekline) lays out his conference and speaking schedule for the upcoming calendar year.

On the PASS e-mail about harassment

Aaron Bertrand (@AaronBertrand) provides a bit of commentary on the recent revelation of multiple harassment incidents that occurred at this year's PASS Summit in Seattle.

Another Facet of #SQLFamily : Protecting Each Other from Harassment

Kevin Kline (@kekline) reminds us how important it is for us, as a community, to look out for one another.

My stint on the PASS Nominations Committee – Part 3 Campaigning

Lori Edwards (@loriedwards) concludes her series about the PASS Nomination Committee, discussing campaigning and how potential rule violations are handled.

My stint on the PASS Nominations Committee – Part 2 Interviews

Lori Edwards (@loriedwards) continues her series on her involvement on the PASS Nominations Committee, this time discussing the interview process.