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Datascape Podcast Episode 8 – SQL Server 2017 & Microsoft Data Amp

In this episode, Warner joins us again, this time to discuss the Microsoft Data Amp 2017 event and dive into detail about all of the new and exciting announcements that were made. We dive into data migration services, the managed instance concept, today’s expectations of DBA’s, and much more!

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Datascape Podcast Episode 2 – Running SQL Server on Linux – Say whaaat??!

SQL Server is a conventional RDBMS created in partnership between Microsoft and Sybase in ~1989. Since then, SQL Server has only ever run on the Windows operating system. Infoworld ranked SQL Server as the second most popular database (along with…

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SQL On The Edge #11 – Azure Data Lake Fundamentals

Warner Chaves, Principal Consultant at Pythian and Microsoft MVP explores and explains the basic fundamentals of Azure Data Lake.

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A Test Drive With Azure

Gleb Otochkin, Principal Consultant and Certified Oracle Expert at Pythian, shares his experience test driving Azure.

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SQL On The Edge #7 – Azure Data Factory

Warner Chaves, Microsoft MVP and MCM, explains how organizations can learn to manage the rapid evolution of data, using the power of Data Integration.

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SQL On The Edge #5 – Custom Visualizations in PowerBi

  Have you ever used Microsoft’s PowerBi service? If you have, have you used it within the last year? The reason I ask is that the current PowerBi service is so radically different from the initial release that pretty much only…

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The 2nd Annual PASS Summit Bloggers Meetup (2015)

I’m excited to announce the second annual PASS Summit Bloggers Meetup! We began this last year and it was cool but this year will be even cooler! What: PASS Summit Bloggers Meetup 2015 When: Thursday, October 29th, 5:30pm Where: Sports Restaurant…

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SQL Server: Migrations/Upgrades – 10 Things to Think About

Here at Pythian we have planned and implemented dozens of migrations and upgrades for our customers. In this blog post I am trying to summarize the 10 most important things to consider when migrating or upgrading a SQL Server environment,…

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Log Buffer #435: A Carnival of the Vanities for DBAs

Sun of database technologies is shining through the cloud technology. Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL and various other databases are bringing forth some nifty offerings and this Log Buffer Edition covers some of them.

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The First PASS Summit Bloggers’ Meetup

We are stoked to announce the first ever PASS Summit Bloggers’ Meetup! What: PASS Summit Bloggers’ Meetup 2014 When: Thursday, November 6th, 5pm – 7pm Where: Sports Restaurant & Bar, 140 4th Ave North, Suite 130, Seattle, WA 98109 How:…

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