November '17 BRSSUG Meeting

Post date: Nov 06, 2017 3:58:25 PM

NEXT MEETING Date: Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Location: The Louisiana Technology Park -


Sponsor: TBA

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!


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 - 6:45 pm: User Group business/Lightning Rounds

6:45 - 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)

 Please also visit our site and RSVP!

Main Presenter: Eric Peterson, Director of Database Administration @ PayGo Utilities

Topic: Migrating Your SQL Server to the Cloud

Detail: TBA


With over 25 years of SQL Server and consulting experience, Eric has designed, implemented, tuned and maintained hundreds of SQL Server systems around the world.

In his current role he’s currently supporting multiple 24x7 systems within the Amazon (AWS) cloud that were architected as fail-over clusters across multiple subnets along with multi regional high availability and recovery.  

As the former lead architect for Sybase, Eric has been involved with SQL Server from the original port over 25 years ago.

He regularly speaks at SQL Saturdays and was a runner up in the PASS 2016 Speaker Idol competition.