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Archives: September 2010
Thanks for coming to today's webinar. We had a great turnout and hope to see you again soon. I have posted the powerpoint from the session here!
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Hey there folks. I am so excited about the tremendous turnout at the 24 hours of PASS. There were so many great sessions. A couple of people did set some records for numbers of bullets on slides (not a good thing) but overall it was a tremendous event! I… Read more
Many of you have been wondering where I will be speaking next. So I apologize for not replying to you all individually but here is the current plan.
9/16 – 24 Hours of PASS – Online – This is a killer event and is a preview of the SQLPASS Summit.… Read more
With so many folks out there struggling and loking for new opportunities you may want to take some time away from Getting you Monster on, rolling the Dice or any other practice and check out the SQLPASS Job Board. This is a great resource for those of you looking… Read more
I thought I would pass along something I learned this week about batches in TSQL. I always knew about the GO statement terminator, but I didn’t know you could takc on a number to it and get it to repeat itself.
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Quick update from your PASS BI Virtual Chapter folks!
September 29th, Mike Davis is doing a session on SSRS R2: The New Stuff. In this session Mike shows you the new features in Reporting Services 2008 R2. You will learn how to use the Map control, Sparkline, Indicator, and… Read more
Hey there database folks! Don’t be scared off by a little .NET. The SW Florida code camp is getting underway I’ll be there and so will a lot of other great speakers and Microsoft resources. Get all the details at http://codecamp.swfldev.net/
Thanks ! – Hope to see you guys there! Read more
Hey there folks – PASS Virtual BI Chapter Event Alert!
Don’t forget to come out on Sept 20th and get Adaptive with Davide Mauri..
David’s Abstract reads…
“Are you starting to create a BI solution….but where do you begin with? How to setup everything correctly so that you’ll be able… Read more
Hey There SQL Lunchers – Come out and check out Kyle Walker talking about restartability in SSIS.
Specifics to make sure you don’t miss it!
Date and Time: 9/14/2010 11:30:00 AM CST
BIO: Kyle Walker is a Business Intelligence consultant for Pragmatic Works. He has past experience as a reporting… Read more
Hey there gang
The PASS BI Virtual Chapter is presenting some great stuff this fall. September 14th I’m doing a new session on Performance Point 2010 dashboards. Many of you have seen the coolness that is Performance Point in SharePoint 2010. Come get hands on with Adam as we go… Read more
Don’t miss Andy Leonard presenting his PArt Deaux of Design Patterns for SSIS.
Important Info from our SQL Lunch site….
Date and Time: 9/13/2010 11:30:00 AM CST
BIO: Andy Leonard is an Architect with Molina Medicaid Solutions, SQL Server database and Integration Services developer, SQL Server MVP, PASS Regional Mentor,… Read more
You asked for it – so coming up on September 8th we’re doing a SQL Lunch that is going to take a business requirement and create a star schema from it to us for our data warehouse. We will build our dimensional model together from a business requirement… Read more
Quick hit mid-week folks! Make sure not to miss the BI Virtual Chapter’s Presentation of Data Mining with PowerPivot with Mark Tabladillo. http://bi.sqlpass.org/
The Summary of his talk is: “Excel provides a compelling and ubiquitous interface for Microsoft Data Mining. With new features available through PowerPivot, business users can apply… Read more
The 24 hours of PASS is coming very quickly.http://www.sqlpass.org/24hours/fall2010/. There are so many great sessions that I don’t know what else I will be doing for two days. Make sure to get registered before time runs out. Here is the Session listing. Go check it out… Read more