Please join use for our next meeting: Tuesday April 29 - Microsoft Office, 3:00 till 5:00
We have two speakers lined up for this meeting:
Steve Hood will present Indexing Fundamentals, including a discussion of types and components of indexes, signs that you need better indexes, and trending. In preparation for the meeting, you can take a look at Steve’s blog http://simplesqlserver.com/2013/11/20/indexing-fundamentals/.
Adam Mikolaj will also present at this meeting on Index maintenance - How to find indexes that need rebuilding/reorganizing. Not reinventing the wheel - see what options are already out there for you to use for free
Adam is a Senior Database Administrator at dbMotion and has been working with all things SQL for over 6 years. He occasionally blogs at sqlsandwiches.com and SQLServerCentral.com and is on twitter at @Sqlsandwiches.
Raffle: We will be raffling off a seat to John Sterrett’s class at the April and May meeting! (see info about the course below.)
Walkins are welcome, but to help us plan, please register HERE for the April meeting.
Special Training Session - May 22:
John Sterrett, at the Microsoft office, will also offer a full day paid SQL training session along with David Klee. The all-day training would be introduction to High Availability and Disaster Recovery. It would include, log shipping, mirroring, replication, clusters, AlwaysOn, backups and recovery. Training proceeds benefit our user group! For more information or to register for this training see this link: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/introduction-to-high-availability-and-disaster-recovery-with-sql-server-tickets-11102454741. We thank our lunch sponsor SIOS. http://us.sios.com/
It's an exciting time for the Pittsburgh SQL Server User Group!
We have a fantastic lineup of presenters for our monthly meetings.
In addition, we are in the planning stages for SQL Saturday 2014!
We are currently looking for Sponsors and Volunteers for the 3rd annual SQL Saturday in Pittsburgh.
Please contact us for more info.
Pittsburgh SQL Saturday 2013 was a HUGE SUCCESS! The event was held on Sept 14 at ITT Technical Institute. We had over 250 people registed and everyone enjoyed a fantastic day of FREE SQL Training! Thanks to all who attended and we hope to see you again next year! Look for details soon!