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, Feb 09 2016

February Chapter Meeting

Language: English
Event Type: In-Person
Online Meeting URL: None
RSVPURL: http://meetu.ps/2RF5pw

When: Tuesday, February 09, 2015 – 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM

             750 Town & Country Blvd.
             10th Floor
             Houston, TX 77024

**** Note: This is our new regular meeting location.  ****

Meeting Agenda:

11:30-11:45 – Networking

11:45-12:00 – Announcements

12:00-1:00 – Deadlocking for Mere Mortals - Jonathan Kehayias, SQLskills.com

1:00-1:30 – Lunch\Networking sponsored by PASS

1:30-2:00 – Recap Announcements, Raffle, Networking

This will be a remote presentation by Jonathan.


UTC : Tue, Feb 09 2016 17:30 - 20:00
Event Time : Tue, Feb 09 2016 11:30 - 14:00 (UTC-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
Your Local Time: Tue, Feb 09 2016 17:30 - 20:00


10111 Richmond Ave, Suite 100
Houston, Texas

Direction: The parking garage across the street is free, and Microsoft is not validating parking in the garage attached to their building.

Featured Presentation

Deadlocking for Mere Mortals

Speaker: Jonathan Kehayias, Principal Consultant SQLskills.com

Summary: While troubleshooting deadlocking in SQL Server has gotten easier in SQL Server, it continues to be a constant source of questions in the forums online. This session will look at the most common deadlocks asked about on the forums, and how to troubleshoot them using the various methods available to DBA’s in SQL Server; including Trace Flags, SQL Trace, Event Notifications, and Extended Events.

About Jonathan: Jonathan Kehayias is a Microsoft Certified Master of SQL Server 2008 and a SQL Server MVP. A senior consultant at SQLskills.com, he started with SQL Server in 2004 as a database developer and report writer. After spending 2 1/2 years working in T-SQL, in late 2006, he transitioned to the role of DBA. In early 2011, he joined SQLskills.com full time, focusing on his primary passion of performance tuning. He frequently rewrites queries for better performance.



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