The goal of the DBA Virtual Group is to provide a PASS community for the DBA. It provides a forum for open discussion and education on issues that face SQL Server database administrators.

Being the DBA of the Future: A World of On-Premise and Cloud – sponsored by Dell Software

Wed, Feb 12 2014 19:00 UTC

Being the DBA of the Future: A World of On-Premise and Cloud – sponsored by Dell Software

In this session, we’ll drill down into the capabilities of SQL Server and Windows Azure SQL Database that you’ll need to know about to be the “DBA of the future.” You’ll learn about how to manage databases in a cloud and on-premise environment using Windows Azure SQL Database and Windows Azure virtual machines (VMs). We’ll cover everything from administration, optimization, management, and security to data movement, high availability, and disaster recovery scenarios. Don’t be afraid: The future is bright!


Grant Fritchey

Grant Fritchey is a Data Platform MVP with over 20 years’ experience in IT, including time spent in support and development. He has worked with SQL Server since 6.0 back in 1995. He has also developed in VB, VB.NET, C#, and Java. Grant has written books for Apress and Simple-Talk. Grant presents at conferences and user groups, large and small, all over the world. He joined Redgate Software as a product evangelist in January 2011.

Interested in Presenting to the DBA VG?

We can always use people to give a talk at one of our bi-monthly events. If you are interested in giving a presentation, please send your title, a brief abstract and a brief bio to Sharon Dooley, dbavolunteer@sqlpass.org.

Want to become a member of the DBA VG Leadership team?

Members of this team moderate meetings and interact with the speakers during the Q&A sessions. Contact Sharon Dooley, dbavolunteer@sqlpass.org if you'd like to become part of the team.

Have a speaker to recommend?

Send the email address of the proposed speaker together with any relevant information about the speaker to Sharon Dooley, dbavolunteer@sqlpass.org.

 

Meeting Recordings

The DBA Virtual Chapter presentations are recorded. On the Meeting Archive page, you will find  .WMV files that can be viewed on-line. Select the event you are interested in, click the Show More button if it is visible, and the recording and any associated files will be visible.

Regular Meeting Schedule

The DBA Virtual Chapter holds two regular webinars each month. The first one is on the second Wednesday at noon, Mountain time and the second one is on the fourth Wednesday at noon, Eastern time. These 1 - 1¼ hour presentations include slides, demos and a time for questions and answers. The meetings are recorded and archived.

 

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