Monthly Archives: February 2013

Exploring Data Explorer

Exploring Data Explorer

This week the Data Explorer team announced that a preview of their Excel add-in is now available! I’ve been meaning to try it out for a while, so I went ahead and downloaded the Office 2013 version then walked through some of the tutorials on the Office Help site. Once the add-in is installed, it … Continued

DevTeach Toronto – May 27-31

DevTeach Toronto – May 27-31

I’ll be heading to Toronto in May to present at the DevTeach conference. I’ll be doing an intermediate (300) level talk about DQS, and an advanced (400 level) talk about developing custom extensions for SSIS (tasks, components, connection managers, and loggers). Data Quality Services (DQS) – End to End Microsoft’s SQL Server Data Quality Services … Continued

Presenting at Tech Days Hong Kong 2013

Presenting at Tech Days Hong Kong 2013

I’ve been invited to the Microsoft Tech•Days event in Hong Kong next month – March 12th to 14th. This will be my first trip to Hong Kong, and I’m really looking forward to presenting to an international audience. I’ll be doing three SSIS related sessions: EIM – Bringing Together DQS, MDS and SSIS SSIS Performance … Continued