17th - 19th July 2014

The International Centre, Telford

Platinum Sponsor
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Tim Mitchell

Tim Mitchell is a business intelligence consultant, database developer, speaker, and trainer.  He has been working with SQL Server for over 10 years, working primarily in business intelligence, ETL/SSIS, database development, and reporting.  He has earned a number of industry certifications and holds a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from Texas A&M at Commerce, and is a Microsoft SQL Server MVP.  Tim is an independent business intelligence consultant and a group principal with Linchpin People.

As an active member of the community, Tim has spoken at national, regional, and local venues including the SQL PASS summit, SQL Connections, numerous SQL Saturday events, and various user groups and PASS virtual chapters.  He is active in the North Texas SQL Server User Group in Dallas, and is a volunteer for PASS.  Tim is an author and forum contributor on SQLServerCentral.com and has published dozens of SQL Server training videos on SQLShare.com.

Tim is a contributing author on the charity book project MVP Deep Dives 2, and is coauthor of SSIS Design Patterns.

You can visit his website and blog at TimMitchell.net or follow him on Twitter at twitter.com/Tim_Mitchell.

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In this session, we'll review methods for cleaning up dirty data using SQL Server Integration Services. We will review the various cleansing tools accessible from within SSIS including native components, T-SQL, SSIS scripting, and DQS.

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SQL Saturday Lisbon 01 Apr 2014
It’s a little over a week until this year’s SQL Saturday festivities kick off in Lisbon, Portugal, and I’m very excited to be a part of it.  Registration is nearly full, so if you’re in the area and are planning on attending, register now! For this event, I’m delivering a … Continue reading ...

Lunch with someone new 19 Feb 2014
I met up for lunch with a good friend and former coworker today, and among the topics of discussion was how we as professionals often neglect personal relationships when work and life get busy.  I’ve found that to be especially true since I started working from home last year.  I … ...

Parent-Child SSIS Architecture 07 Feb 2014
This is the first in a series of technical posts on using parent-child architectures in SQL Server Integration Services.  The index page for all posts can be found here. In this post, I will provide an overview of the architecture and describe the benefits of implementing a parent-child design ...

SSIS and PowerPivot training in Baton Rouge 29 Jan 2014
I’m happy to announce that I’ll be teaming up with my Linchpin People colleague Bill Pearson for a day of BI and SSIS training next month.  On Wednesday, February 12th, we’ll each be delivering a full-day presentation in Baton Rouge, after which we’ll be joining the Baton Rouge SQL Server … ...

New Blog Series: Parent-Child Architecture in SSIS 20 Jan 2014
This month I’m kicking off a new series of blog posts discussing the topic of parent-child architectures in SQL Server Integration Services. I still remember the first SSIS package I ever deployed to a production environment.  It was the mid-2000s, and I was working on a large data migration ...