For February, we will bring you the speaker contest without the contest. We have four awesome speakers bringing you a series of 30 minute segments, covering a wide range of topics to give you the most that can fit in a two hour meeting. Come out to see.
Speakers / Topics
Said Salomon - “Implementing Database snapshots".
Said Salomon has over 30 years experience as an Information Technology Professional. He has a vast array of abilities in the field in the areas of Network, Desktop Support, DBA, Staff Project Management, Application Software Development, Business Analysis and Quality Assurance. Currently Said is a DBA at Kemper and Insurance company
Kevin Howell, ."Query Store: Behind the Curtain",
Abstract: Query Store gives DBA's the power to monitor and control how the SQL engine processes queries. This session will offer a deeper look at the architecture behind the SQL 2016 Query Store and show how to best implement in your environment.
Bio: Kevin Howell is a Data Platform Technical Solutions Professional at Microsoft in Malvern, PA. Kevin's focuses on evangelizing the business value of the Microsoft data platform and providing technical sales support on a wide array of SQL products.
Vince Napoli - "Group Concat function".
- Abstract: We will leverage a commonly available CLR to provide String Aggregation in TSQL, and make your life easier.
Bio: Vince is a Business Intelligence Architect, and DBA for Anexinet with over 18 years of experience with SQL Server and BI. He is a frequent presenter at PSSUG and SQL Saturday.
Alex Grinberg - "SQL Server 2016 temporal tables"
Alex is a SQL Server DBA/Data Architect/Developer for Cox Automotive Inc. Alex is a regular contributor for SQLServerCentral.com, a technical reviewer for Apress, and presenter at SQL Saturday and PSSUG meetings over the years.