Evening Session

We are going to have a Fun evening planned for you who have atteneded the conference or are just coming in for the evening session, with a Experts Panel with a lot of the presenters from the day’s conference taking part to answer those burning questions (wonder if we can stump them) that you bring Some fun with our […]

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Hyperscale technology lets a DBA sleep, +30 minutes a day! | 400

Ease of access and easy life is now possible with On-premises and hybrid cloud technology using SQL Server 2016. SQL 2016 Hyperscale technology gives us a huge relief in Backups, Disaster Recovery solutions, access resources no matter whether they are in on-premises, private or public cloud. New tools within SQL Server 2016 and Microsoft Azure […]

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Introduction to Data Science: Agile Analytics with AzureML | 300

Business analytics platforms have always been tools built for statisticians and data scientists. However, these tools are increasingly being directed at business analysts, and Gartner’s rankings on its well-known “completeness of vision” and “ability to execute” axes now ride as much on “ease of use” as they do on offering advanced analytical algorithms. How does […]

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Hi there, I’m Cortana: Cortana Analytics and Power BI | 300

Cortana Analytics is a fully managed big data and advanced analytics suite that enables you to transform your data into intelligent action. In this talk, you will get an underpinning of analytical modelling, along with demos of visualizing data and getting insights via Power BI and the challenges of building a SaaS service at scale. […]

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Revolution R models in SQL 2016 Reporting Services | 400

We have seen SSRS getting better and better in every single release and SQL 2016 is a mind blowing upgrade of whatever we have seen thus far from Microsoft. With this SQL 2016 new features, we can easily embed R statistical models within SSRS. As we have always seen a steady growth in SSRS since […]

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How to move databases around in Azure | 400

The most mundane task of the DBA that we all thought we could do with our eyes closed has become complicated again. There is no single, simple backup/restore (or import/export) story for on-premises databases, databases in SQL Server on an Azure VM and Azure SQL Databases. In this session we will look at the various […]

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