How awesome is it to be able to watch 24 out of the 190+ upcoming PASS Summit 2012 sessions from your own home?
Very awesome! I’m excited about the 24 Hours of PASS Summit Preview. It’s 24 consecutive hours of great sessions for SQL Server Professionals delivered by outstanding speakers in the SQL Community around the world, and best of all FREE!
I am also thrilled to be a moderator for Session 22, with Peter Myers on Big Data Analytics with PowerPivot and Power View.
The tracks in 24 Hours of PASS event include
- Application Development (AppDev)
- BI Information Delivery (BID)
- BI Platform Architecture, Development & Administration (BIA)
- Cloud Application Development & Deployment (CLD)
- Enterprise Database Administration (DBA)
- Professional Development (PD)
This event starts on 20 September 2012 at 12:00 GMT. So, be sure you check the schedule in your time zone.
Below is a list that I’ve created for Australia Easterm Standard Time (AEST). Also see more info here: http://www.sqlpass.org/24hours/fall2012/SessionsbySchedule.aspx
** 20 Sep 2012 GMT **
Session 04 (AppDev) – Starts at 15:00 GMT (Fri, 21 Sep 2012 at 01:00 AEST)
Fasten Your Seatbelt – Troubleshooting the Most Difficult SQL Server Problems
Presenter: Klaus Aschenbrenner
Session 06 (AppDev) – Starts at 17:00 GMT (Fri, 21 Sep 2012 at 03:00 AEST)
What are the Largest SQL Server Projects in the World?
Presenter: Kevin Cox
Session 07 (AppDev) – Starts at 18:00 GMT (Fri, 21 Sep 2012 at 04:00 AEST)
Practical Demos of Text Mining and Data Mining using SQL Server 2012
Presenter: Mark Tabladillo
** 21 Sep 2012 GMT **
Session 18 (AppDev) – Starts at 05:00 GMT (Fri, 21 Sep 2012 at 15:00 AEST)
Taking SQL Server Into the Beyond Relational Realm
Presenter: Michael Rys
Session 21 (BIA) – Starts at 08:00 GMT (Fri, 21 Sep 2012 at 18:00 AEST)
Introduction to Microsoft’s Big Data Platform and Hadoop Primer
Presenter: Denny Lee
Session 23 (CLD) – Starts at 10:00 GMT (Fri, 21 Sep 2012 at 20:00 AEST)
Best Practices and Lessons Learned Using SSIS for Large Scale Azure Data Movement
Presenter: Steven Howard
Also, check out what the PASS Director, Rob Farley has to say about the upcoming 24 Hours of PASS http://sqlblog.com/blogs/rob_farley/archive/2012/09/09/24-hours-of-pass-coming-up-soon.aspx
See you there!