Put Your Feet Up : Simplified Management using the Enterprise Policy Management Framework

In this presentation we will look at how SQL Server 2008 implements Policy Based Management and then by using Powershell and Central Management Servers, how we can take these policies and extend them out to SQL 2000 and 2005 instances.

This will also show where the EPMF can integrate with your repository database to ensure that you know all the instances installed and that they are all complying with your Company's SQL Server policies, making use of simple dashboards showing compliance levels and leaving you to study Books Online with your feet up!!

Presented by Martin Cairney at SQLBits V
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    Martin Cairney is a highly experienced Database Administrator and Developer with well over a decade’s worth of experience with SQL Server. He has knowledge across multiple industry sectors including London’s global financial institutions and both Australian State and Federal Government Departments. He has regularly worked with companys with hundreds of SQL Server instances and has experience in developing tools and scripts for managing such large environments. He is an experienced conference presenter, having presented a number of times at SQLBits in the UK and various SQL Server User Groups in Australia and the UK. He is a Microsoft Certified Trainer and holds a number of Microsoft certifications, including MCDBA and MCITP. He has recently moved to Melbourne to help establish LobsterPot’s presence there.

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