The Baton Rouge SQL Server User Group

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  • March '17 Baton Rouge SQL Server User Group

    Our next meeting will be March 8, 2017 at the Louisiana Technology Park.


    The meeting will begin around 6pm, sponsor TBD!

    Main Topic: Azure SQL Database for the Production DBA 

    Summary: Have you been wondering what Azure SQL Database is and what it means for you as a production DBA? Azure SQL Database has become an Enterprise-worthy database platform that provides relational database-as-a-service. In this session you’ll get a grounding in the fundamentals of Azure SQL Database from a DBA perspective. First we’ll cover how to create an Azure SQL Database using the Azure Portal and an approach for sizing a new Azure SQL Database. Then we’ll cover some of the similarities and differences between on premises SQL Server and Azure SQL Database. Finally, we will cover how monitoring and performance tuning Azure SQL Database differs from on premises SQL Server. If you’ve been considering Azure SQL Database for your organization, this session is for you!

    Speakers: Tim Radney

    Bio: Tim works as a principal consultant at SQLskills.com.  Tim is a SQL Server MVP. and has presented at PASS, SQLintersection, SQL Saturdays, user groups and numerous webinars. In addition Tim runs the Columbus GA SQL Users Group, is a PASS Regional Mentor and was named a PASS Outstanding Volunteer in 2012. He’s married with three children and has a passion for electronics. He also farms chickens (for eggs), dwarf Nigerian goats, and tilapias in his spare time.


    All of our meetings are open to the public, open to students, folks looking to get into the field and those looking to move up! Please spread the word and come prepared to learn and share your knowledge and experience!

    Posted Mar 1, 2017, 7:11 PM by BRSSUG SQLPass BatonRouge
  • February '17 Baton Rouge SQL Server User Group

    Our next meeting will be February 8, 2017 at the Louisiana Technology Park.


    The meeting will begin around 6pm, sponsored by Prime Occupational Medicine!

     Lightning Topic: Reporting Methods in PowerBI

    Speakers: Andy Parkerson

    Summary: Andy recently finished writing a comprehensive wiki explaining his business' reporting methods with PowerBI, in this lightning round he'll share some of that information and how they leverage the PowerBI cloud as a “Single Point of Truth”.

     

    Main Topic: Fun with Dates and Time In SQL 

    Speakers: William Assaf

    Summary: William will be presenting some new material he's building a presentation around.  As always it'll  probably be amazing so come out, be surprised and enjoy his engaging presentation style.


    All of our meetings are open to the public, open to students, folks looking to get into the field and those looking to move up! Please spread the word and come prepared to learn and share your knowledge and experience!

    Posted Feb 8, 2017, 1:17 PM by william assaf
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SQL Saturday Baton Rouge Event History

2017 

July 29 

#628

2016 

Aug 6 

#515

2015

Aug 1 

#423

2014

Aug 2

#324

2013

Aug 3

#234

2012

Aug 4

#150

2011

Aug 6

#64

2010

Aug 14

#28

2009

Aug 1

#17