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Links from the SSIS Roadmap Session

Links from the SSIS Roadmap Session

Here are some of the resources I mentioned in the SSIS Roadmap session at the PASS Summit. SSIS Reporting Pack from Jamie Thomson   DQS Matching Transform from OH22 Data   DQS Domain Value Import Destination from OH22 Data There is also a great series of blog posts (part 1, part 2, part 3) on … Continued

SSIS Content from PASS Summit 2013 on PASS TV

SSIS Content from PASS Summit 2013 on PASS TV

You can now stream sessions from the 2013 PASS Summit on-demand from the PASStv site. There’s a lot of amazing content on there, including the Day 1 and Day 2 keynotes. If you’re interested in SSIS (and if you’re reading this, there is a good chance you are), there are two SSIS focused sessions available: … Continued

Skylanders Power View Workbook

Skylanders Power View Workbook

I had a lot of requests for the Skylanders BI Application I showed off at the BI Power Hour, so I’ve made it available on skydrive. For those that missed it, the “app” is an Excel workbook which uses Power View (on top of Power Pivot) that I created to help my kids made better … Continued

BI Power Hour at PASS Summit 2013

BI Power Hour at PASS Summit 2013

A big thank you to the PASS Summit 2013 attendees who made our BI Power Hour a great success! I have to admit I was a little worried when we lost all power 15 minutes before the session started (highly ironic that we lost power before the BI Power Hour devoted to Power BI), but … Continued

PASS Summit 2013

PASS Summit 2013

Wow, has it really been two months since my last blog post? I guess I’ve been busy! I’ve been hard at work on SSIS and some components for Power BI. I hope to blog about all of the fun projects I’ve been working on this past year, but in case I don’t get a chance, … Continued

Presentations Galore!

Presentations Galore!

I’m mentally preparing myself for a whole slew of upcoming conferences / speaking engagements over the next month and a half. I love talking about SQL Server technologies, and I’m honored that I’ll have so many chances to do it in the next few weeks! Please come see me at one (or more) of the … Continued

My Sessions at the 2012 PASS Summit

TechEd has its appeal, but of all of the conferences I attend, I must admit that I love the PASS Summit most. I look forward to it every year. The event is physically and mentally exhausting, but I always come home feeling refreshed and inspired. I really enjoy meeting people who use the products I … Continued

SQL Saturday #146 | Nashua, New Hampshire

SQL Saturday #146 | Nashua, New Hampshire

I’ve been invited to speak at SQL Saturday #146 in Nashua in October. I’ll be presenting two talks related to Data Movement: Efficient On-Premise to Cloud Data Transfer Thinking about moving some of your operations to Azure? Have multiple remote sites, and want to use the cloud to centralize and share data between them?? Just … Continued

SSIS Design Patterns During the 24 Hours of PASS

Jessica Moss (Blog | Twitter) and Michelle Ufford (Blog | Twitter) will be presenting SSIS Design Patterns for Fun and Profit during the Fall 2012 24 Hours of PASS event to promote our pre-con session and the SSIS Design Patterns book. They are Session 15 on the schedule, which means they’ll be presenting on Friday, … Continued

Learn more about SSIS Design Patterns at the 2012 PASS Summit

Learn more about SSIS Design Patterns at the 2012 PASS Summit

We managed to bring together the entire author team for the SSIS Design Patterns book to run a pre-conference event at the 2012 PASS Summit. I posted about this when it was first announced, but since our book came out today, I thought it would be a good time to post a reminder. We’ve been … Continued