Tag: best practices

New year, new updates within Power BI arena

TweetPower BI arena is packaged with frequent updates and new releases every month, there were new features and enhancements to existing features within visualisation and analytics space. After the festive break we are back in business with a news about…

SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 3 release information

TweetLet’s get your development and testing platform ready to drive the Service Pack 3 for SQL Server within your data platform. As SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 3 released and once it is applied successfully the version number (build number) will…

Edinburgh SQL Server Usergroup Nov 2015 schedule – learn from #SQLSentry pros. #sqlpass

TweetHere is the exciting news for Edinburgh SQL Server usergroup (T: @sqlscot)for this November 2015 schedule. On 12th November we are inviting 2 professionals from SQL Sentry, John Martin (T: @sqlservermonkey) & Richard Douglas (T: @sqlrich). Full abstract and details…

U-SQL for your Big Data processing

TweetAs a Microsoft technology user you might have come across about TSQL, iSQL, OSQL and ANSI-SQL. Here is the new kid on the ranch, U-SQL. A new language with a power of SQL expressive(ness) and produce scalable distributed query capability to analyze…

SQL Server 2016 Community Technology Preview 2.4 is available

TweetSQL Server 2016 CTP 2.4, the 4th installment is ready for download and testing! What’s new (source: Release Services): Operational Analytics and In-Memory Data Warehouse improvements in this release include: 1. Frictionless operational analytics. Existing nonclustered columnstore indices (NCCI) are updateable without requiring…

SQL Relay 2015 – 3 events sold out and 3 filling up fast! #SQLRelay events ready with agenda .

TweetThe excitement is on, speakers are being assembled and sessions are being chosen! London, Reading and Bristol events are sold out, which means waiting-list is ON! Other places – Nottingham , Cardiff and Birmingham filling up fast, what are you…

Data Culture Day – Power BI Edition London #DataCulture #PowerBI

TweetThe best opportunity to get to know world of Power BI and Excel in the data analytics field. Whether are not you are dealing with data visualisations and analytics, this is the best opportunity to attend Data Culture Data –…

Training and Development opportunities – Visual Studio 2015 and Windows 10

TweetHere is an exciting opportunity for the Developers to get trained and know more about Visual Studio 2015 and Windows 10 products. This is just a one-click away opportunity:   Visual Studio 2015 Developer Tools Download – Download any Visual Studio skus,…

“SQL Gulf #2” at Microsoft Dubai – September 5th 2015

TweetTo all Middle-eastern based data savvy professionals, here is the announcement about another biggest conference happening in Dubai on 05th September 2015. If you remember about SQL Gulf #1 event last year in Riyadh then no introduction is needed about this…