Event Reviews

Introduction to SQL Server PowerPivot – MS Momentum 2009 Session Review

On November 26th 2009, Microsoft-Cyprus launched Momentum 2009; a New Efficiency Community Launch event. The event took place in Nicosia, Cyprus, Europe, and had at around 400 attendees. Two tracks were featured: one for Developers, and another one for IT-Pros. I had the pleasure to participate as one of the Cyprus…

CDNUG Event Review – October 27, 2009 – Visual Studio 2010 Beta / Windows Azure Platform

Another great CDNUG event took place last Tuesday, October 27, 2009 at Microsoft-Cyprus.This event was “celebratory” as it was the first offline event after summer holidays. Of course summer was not an idle time. It was rather a great period of online events, and more specifically Live Webcasts! Among other,…

MY-TG SQL Server Community Series‏ – Session Review (Sync Framework)

On September 19, 2009, I delivered a session with topic the Microsoft Sync Framework, during the Mysore SQL Server Community Series. The exact topic was: “Flexible data synchronization with Microsoft Sync Framework”. Further below I provide a short review for my session and I also provide the PowerPoint presentation along…

Webcast on SQL Server 2008 T-SQL Enhancements Now Publicly Available!

A few days ago I delivered a Live Webcast on Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Programmability and more specifically on T-SQL Enhancements. During the Webcast I talked about the following SQL Server 2008 Programmability features: Variables Declaration and Initialization Compound Assignment Operators Large UDTs DATE, TIME, DATETIME2 New & Enhanced Functions…