North Texas SQL Servers Users Group

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16 May 2013 NTSSUG Meeting

  • In-Person @ 7000 North Highway 161 Irving, Texas, United States (map)
  • 18:00 - 21:00 Central Daylight Time
  • Language: English

RSVP Here: None

6:00 - 6:20 - Welcome, Announcements & Food
6:20 - 8:30 - Windows Azure SQL Database Troubleshooting - Bob Ward, Principal Architect Escalation Engineer Microsoft CSS Along with Q&A with Microsoft Engineers
8:30 - 8:45 - Raffle and closing.

Featured Presentation:

Windows Azure SQL Database Troubleshooting

Bob Ward, Principal Architect Microsoft

While knowledge of SQL Server troubleshooting still applies to the Windows Azure SQL Database service, there are new and different features, methods, and tools that are unique to cloud database computing. Come learn about techniques to make you more productive in deploying and managing a Windows Azure SQL Database application. Learn how to use the Windows Azure Management Portal, Dynamic Management Views (DMV), “Event Table”, and other tools to assist you in troubleshooting Windows Azure SQL Database common customer problems as seen by Microsoft Technical Support.

About Bob:
Bob Ward is a Principal Architect for the Microsoft Database Systems Group, which owns the development for all SQL Server versions. Bob has worked for Microsoft for 25 years on every version of SQL Server shipped from OS/2 1.1 to SQL Server 2019 including Azure. Bob is a well-known speaker on SQL Server, often presenting talks on new releases, internals, and performance at events such as SQL PASS Summit, SQLBits, SQLIntersection, and Microsoft Inspire and Microsoft Ignite. You can follow him at @bobwardms or Bob is the author of the new book Pro SQL Server on Linux available for Apress Media.

Supplementary Materials

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