This session will look at SQOOP, PIG and HIVE. Three tools which are essential in your Big Data Toolbox. We'll look at what they do, how they do it and why you would want to use them
This session covers all aspects of what you need to do, to enable the storage of card details in SQL Server and achieve PCI certification.
We will deep dive into the solutions for storing the data securely using SQL Servers encryption functionality
In this talk, I will share my experience in creating and running Azure SQL Database, a large cloud scale service powered by SQL Server technologies. This presentation will provide an outline of the scenarios and requirements for a database service.
Continuous delivery is an approach that enables new functionality to be delivered as needed. This session will cover how this approach can be applied to data warehouses to enable faster time to value for the consumers of the data.
Learn more about use cases and limitations for buffer pool extension. We will also cover the performance gains it can bring to your environment.
Once you've decided to move to Azure with any of your databases, you're going to need to know how they're performing, this session shows you.
Writing efficient queries with temporal predicates is finally not a problem anymore.
Come to this session to pick up some tips and tricks for advanced reporting writing, that is also in accordance with thinking by Data Visualisation gurus such as Stephen Few and Edward Tufte.
In this session I'll cover advanced HA and DR architectures for SQL Server 2012 that also enable you to scale-out certain workloads.
The introduction of Availability Groups in SQL Server 2012 and the flexibility this gives administrators is truly awesome. In these session we will cover what Availability Groups bring to the table