November '16 BRSSUG Meeting

Post date: Nov 07, 2016 4:13:44 PM

Date: Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Location: The Louisiana Technology Park -


Sponsor: CGI Federal



5:45 - 6:15 pm: Networking and Dinner with the other user groups

6:15 - 6:30 pm: Announcements, Sponsor Message, and Lightning Talks

6:30 - 7:00 pm: User Group business and Officer Elections

7:00 - 8:00 pm: Speakers

8:00 - 8:30 pm: Raffle and Giveaways

This will be a joint meeting with the Baton Rouge Power BI User Group (BRPBIUG)


Main Topic: Optimizing Backup and Restore Performance in SQL Server           

Speakers: Robert Canzonire, BCBS LA

Summary: Discuss and Demonstrate how Robert was able to take a backup averaging 279 minutes to complete down to 34 minutes by using several options.  Robert will also be discussing several different backup types and how to use them to minimize recovery times.