5:30 pm: Dinner and networking with fellow CBIG members
6:00 pm: Presentation by Jorge Segarra (aka SQL Chicken), DBA/BI Consultant, Pragmatic Works
Topic: What is a BI DBA?
Description: Have you ever read a job description (or needed to hire one yourself) asking specifically for a “BI DBA” and wondered what exactly that means? In this session we will discuss the expectations of the role, what the various pieces of the Microsoft BI stack are and what administrative components and gotchas are involved for each one. If you need to unveil the mysteries and intricacies of administrating an SSIS, SSAS and/or SSRS environment from a DBA perspective then check this session out!
About CBIG: The Charlotte BI Group (http://www.charbigroup.com) is a technical user group focused on Business Intelligence topics. As a member, you will learn about development, configuration & administration of the Microsoft BI stack + related toolsets. From time to time we'll also cover other important BI skills like analysis, requirements, usability, and testing. Our meetings will approach learning in a casual, fun & social way. You'll be given lots of opportunities to get to know fellow BI, SQL Server, and Data Analyst professionals in the area.
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Charlotte BI Group
The Charlotte BI Group is a technical user group focused on Business Intelligence topics.
As a member, you will learn about Business Intelligence best practices, recommended architectures, design patterns, development platforms and techniques, as well as administration and configuration topics with an emphasis on the Microsoft BI stack and related toolsets.
Our meetings will approach learning in a casual, fun and social way. You'll be given opportunities to get to know fellow BI and SQL Server professionals in the area. We'll also do our best to keep you informed about local happenings in the technical community.