PASS Summit Keynote 2 – Release 1

Grant Fritchey taking the stage to talk about the financial health of PASS. 250k members , 170 countries, and 87% global representation - outstanding. 73% return into the community; focused on being a one global community 119 SQL Saturday Events held in 2016; have had pretty solid growth over the course of 2012-2016 Six 24 … Continue reading PASS Summit Keynote 2 – Release 1

PASS Keynote Part 2 – Live Coverage

  Good morning from PASS Summit in Seattle, Washington. Like yesterday I will be live blogging the event. The same format of the blog will apply with up to 5 releases every 15 minutes. Yesterday was a great first keynote, and from what it appears attendees are pretty excited to see what the second keynote … Continue reading PASS Keynote Part 2 – Live Coverage

PASS Summit Live Keynote – Release 5

Julie Koesmarno, Senior Project Manager at Microsoft, takes the stage to talk about business analytics utilizing War and Peace. Tracing emotions of each key characters via a heat map.....pretty cool to see application of SQL Light language. Cognitive capabilities managed with big data...... Deep learning is everywhere; this means that SQL Server 2016 falls into … Continue reading PASS Summit Live Keynote – Release 5

PASS Summit Live Keynote – Release 4

Document DB: Blazing fast planet-scale NoSQL: Guaranteed Low Latency Elastically Scaling Storage Elastically Scaling Throughput No Impedance Mismatch Choice of Consistency Enterprise Level SLA Azure + DocumentDB with leading game technology. A game and TV show integration of Walking Dead that brings exclusive clip content into the game using Azure media services. 15 million installs … Continue reading PASS Summit Live Keynote – Release 4

PASS Summit Live Keynote – Release 3

  Justin Silver, Scientist Pros, takes the stage...... Taking data science out of the lab settings and placing it into real world scenarios. Azure has tremendously been able to allow enhanced functionality into the realm of data science bridging the gap 100x faster with SQL Server 2016. Microsoft is the only vendor that has the … Continue reading PASS Summit Live Keynote – Release 3

PASS Summit Live Keynote -Release 2

Rohan Kumar, General Manager of Microsoft, takes the stage hyping up SQL Server 2016. We keep hearing the word "Sharing" among databases. Intelligent Database: In-Memory Analytics In-Memory OLTP Wow, 100X faster analytics + 30x faster transactions Azure SQL database is the first in the world to support HTAP technology Two worlds coming together - industry … Continue reading PASS Summit Live Keynote -Release 2

PASS Summit Live Keynote – Release 1

Joseph Sirosh taking the stage by first telling us a story with over 400 million children in India. Only 50% of them attend school regularly. Consider the loss of potential that could have been a doctor. Millions more like these children; a world of lost human potential. Millions who drop out on opportunities. Enter the … Continue reading PASS Summit Live Keynote – Release 1