Houston Area SQL Server User Group

HASSUG and Houston BI User Group normally meets on the second Tuesday of every month during lunch time.   Occasionally, we will meet at other time, so please watch this page for updates. 


10111 Richmond Ave
Houston, Texas 77042

Next Meeting: Tue, Jun 11 2013

HASSUG & H-BI Monthly Meeting - June 11, 2013

Language: English
Event Type: In-Person & Online
Online Meeting URL: https://www.livemeeting.com/cc/usergroups/join?id=HASSUG_JUN2013&role=attend

The general schedule for each meeting will be:

11:30-11:40 – Announcements
11:40-12:45 – General presentation (Topic 1)
12:45-1:15 – Lunch\Networking – Raffle #1
1:15-2:20 – BI themed presentation (Topic 2)
2:20-2:30 – Recap Announcements – Raffle #2


UTC : Tue, Jun 11 2013 16:30 - 19:30
Event Time : Tue, Jun 11 2013 11:30 - 14:30 Central Daylight Time
Your Local Time: Tue, Jun 11 2013 16:30 - 19:30


10111 Richmond Ave, Suite 100
Houston, Texas

Direction: None

Featured Presentation

Extend Your Knowledge with Extended Events!

Speaker: Janis Griffin, Senior Sales Engineer Quest Software

Summary: SQL Server Extended Events can be used to gather a wide range of performance information, and in troubleshooting in SQL Server. Extended Events use less system resources and provide better information than SQL Profiler and they allow for correlation of SQL Server event data alongside of OS or Application event data. This presentation will explore what Extended Events are, how to set them up and use them in several case studies in 2012.

About Janis: Janis Griffin has over 25+ years of DBA experience including design, development and implementations of many critical database applications. Before coming to Quest Software, Janis held many DBA positions working with both real-time network routing databases and OLTP business to business applications. Janis has spoken at many SQL Saturdays as a Database Performance Evangelist and mentored many DBAs / Developers on best practices in database performance tuning.

Introduction to Big Data

Speaker: Tyler Chessman

Summary: Tyler will answer the question: What is Big Data? Then, he will give a DBA's perspective of Big Data. Finally, he will discuss Microsoft's approach to Big Data via Data Management, Data Enrichment, and Insight.

About Tyler: None



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