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, Nov 08 2016

November Meeting

Language: English
Event Type: In-Person
Online Meeting URL: None
RSVPURL: http://meetu.ps/32dnMh

Meeting Agenda:

11:30-11:45 – Networking & Lunch will be served
11:45-12:50 – Announcements
11:50-1:00 – Azure SQL Database (Part 2) by Peter Tran

Thanks to Matrix for sponsoring this month’s meeting!


UTC : Tue, Nov 08 2016 17:30 - 19:00
Event Time : Tue, Nov 08 2016 11:30 - 13:00 (UTC-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
Your Local Time: Tue, Nov 08 2016 17:30 - 19:00


10111 Richmond Ave, Suite 100
Houston, Texas

Direction: 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.

Featured Presentation

Azure SQL Database - Part 2

Speaker: Peter Tran, Sr. Technical Lead PROS Revenue Management

Summary: This presentation is continuation of last month’s introduction to SQL Azure presentation. It will be a 100% demo driven presentation on Azure SQL Database. Starting with provisioning an Azure SQL database using the Azure portal, then demonstrating all the built-in security features. It will wrap up with several demonstrations on HA/DR features of Azure SQL including active geo-replication and querying a secondary database.

About Peter: Peter works for PROS Revenue Management (NYSE: PRO) as a Sr.Technical Performance Lead specializing in server-side performance tuning on Java, SQL Server, and Oracle. Peter holds both MCTS and MCITP certifications. He's presented topics on SQL Server performance at the annual Houston Tech Fest and Java tuning at the Houston Java User Group (HJUG). When he's not busy studying for his SQL Server Master Certification (MCM), he indulges in his other passion - photography. You can find his rambling at tranpeter.blogspot.com.



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