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, Oct 11 2016

October Meeting

Language: English
Event Type: In-Person
Online Meeting URL: None
RSVPURL: http://meetu.ps/30GnLd

Meeting Agenda:

11:30-11:50 – Networking
11:50-12:00 – Announcements
12:00-1:00 – Azure SQL Database by Peter Tran
1:00-1:30 – Lunch\Networking\Raffle


There is a charge to park in the garage attached to the building with the Microsoft Offices, however there is a garage at 12711 Queensbury that has free parking.


UTC : Tue, Oct 11 2016 16:30 - 18:30
Event Time : Tue, Oct 11 2016 11:30 - 13:30 Central Daylight Time
Your Local Time: Tue, Oct 11 2016 16:30 - 18:30


10111 Richmond Ave, Suite 100
Houston, Texas

Direction: None

Featured Presentation

Azure SQL Database

Speaker: Peter Tran, Performance Architect PROS

Summary: In this presentation, Peter will give an introduction to Azure SQL demonstrating how to provision an Azure SQL database and connecting to it from a client application. He will cover the benefits of Azure SQL including scalability, pricing, and security. If you’ve been interested on getting started with Azure SQL, this presentation will help get you started and provide some best practice using Azure SQL database.

About Peter: Peter Tran works for PROS Inc. (NYSE: PRO) as a Performance Architect specializing in Java server-side performance optimization and tuning on Oracle and SQL Server. He is MCP, MCITP, and MCTS in SQL Server 2008 and 2012. He has presented at at Houston's SQL Sever User Group, Java User Group, and Tech Fest. During is spare time when he's not studying for his MCSA for SQL Server 2012, he’s looking for more camera equipment to buy hoping it will improve his photography or taking Coursera classes.



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