Coming to the Capitol, tomorrow Saturday, November 5, 2011 is SQLSaturday#96 in Washington, D.C.! This great event down in DC, has over 300 registered attendees, featuring awesome speakers, sponsors and swag. Featuring prime SQL Speakers, SQLSat96 is going to be one to remember.
Among the supporting, sql sponsors, Pearl Knowledge Solutions is proud to be one of them, and we're giving away FREE SQLCentric Monitoring Licenses. SQLCentric is a 2x award-winning web-based monitoring & alert system! Make sure to drop off all your raffles in the appropriate vendor bags.
Special mention for the key organizer of the event, Clay McDonald, (twitter - claysql) (blog) Microsoft Certified SQL Server Professional, Database Admin/Developer, Consultant, Community Leader and Blogger. He has a great team of volunteers, and is also being assisted by SQL Community Blogger and SQLPeople Evangelist Matt Velic (twitter - mvelic) (blog).
There are several great tracks to provide a good mix of topics and skill levels for everyone! Check the schedule out, to find sessions on BI, DBA, DBA/Development, Developer, Professional Development, and even on SAN/Virtualization and Denali - now officially SQL Server 2012!
Some of the awesome SQL MVP speakers and experts that will be presenting, include, but not limited to, Andy Leonard, Jessica Moss, Thomas LaRock, Karen Lopez, Ira Whiteside, Mark Hudson, Sandra Mueller, Allan Hirt, Aaron Nelson, Jeremy Kadlec, Joey D'antoni, Brian Moran, William E. Pearson III, Wayne Sheffield, Kevin Goff, Alex Brinberg, Sebastian Maine, and more!
Please check out the official speaker schedule for details on their times and session topics.
Here are some key details from the event home page, if you're planning on being there.
Saturday, November 5, 2011
From 7:30 am To 5:30 pm
SQLSaturday is a training event for SQL Server professionals and those wanting to learn about SQL Server. Admittance to this event is free, all costs are covered by donations and sponsorships. Please register soon as seating is limited, and let friends and colleages know about the event.
NOTE: The venue has changed! The event has moved to the Microsoft MTC 5404 Wisconsin Ave Suite 700 Chevy Chase MD 20815.