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Please download the event presentations here
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You have been invited to take part in a free 1-day training event targeted towards SQL Server and BI Professionals.
 
Overview: SQL 14 and Power BI Saturday is a technical, day long seminar that focuses on the latest Microsoft technologies around BI and SQL Server.
 
Event date and time: September 20, 2014, 9AM-3PM
Location: Microsoft office,  1950 Meadowvale Blvd, Mississauga, Ontario L5N 8L9
 
Top 3 Reasons To Attend:
 
-- Get familiar with the new Microsoft solutions Power BI and SQL Server 2014 and real life usage scenarios
-- Connect with product experts from Microsoft and the community
-- Update your skills

 
Plus, attendees who submit an evaluation form will receive Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Technical Overview Book (Approximate retail value of $12)*.
 
 
Technologies covered:
  • SQL Server 2014: In-Memory for OLTP and DW, Encryption, Data Compression, Always ON, Resource governor, Back up and Disaster Recovery with Azure and others
  • Power BI for Office 365: Power BI Q&A, Power Map, Power Pivot, Power Query, Power View, Data Management Gateway and others
 
RSVP: This special, no charge training event will fill quickly and space is limited, so be sure to register now to reserve your seat. Feel free to forward the invite to friends and colleagues.
 
To register and learn more about the event, click here.
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Time
Title
Speaker
9.30 AM
Keynote: New World of Data
Kevin Hendershot, Solutions Technical Unit Director, Microsoft Canada
9.50 AM
SQL Server 2014 DB Engine improvements
Marc Theoret, Data Platform Specialist, Microsoft Canada

Warner Chaves, SQL Server Principal Consultant, Pythian

10.50 AM
Improve your analytics performance with new In-Memory for Data Warehousing.
Jarek Kazmierczak, Enterprise Strategist, Microsoft Technology Center, Microsoft Canada
11.40 AM
Partner introduction
 
12.10 PM
Lunch  and Partner Exhibition
 
12.40 PM
Power BI for Office 365: Self-service Analytics for All Your Data
Special guest: Riccardo Muti,
Microsoft BI Senior Program Manager, Microsoft Corp
2.00 PM
SQL Server 2014: More tools in your toolbox for High Availability and Disaster Recovery
Marc Theoret, Data Platform Specialist, Microsoft Canada
3.00 PM
Closing
 
 

 

Partners:
 
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