PASS Cloud Virtual Group – Call for Speakers

The cloud is calling to you. Or more specifically, Jody Roberts (b | @) and I (b | @) are looking to the community to find some presenters interested in presenting to the PASS community on building or using data platforms and solutions in the cloud. Wondering if your topic is good for our virtual chapter? If … Continue reading PASS Cloud Virtual Group – Call for Speakers

Yup, @StrateSQL’s Running for the PASS Board of Directors

Why I'm Running Over the past few years, I've been considering running for the PASS Board of Directors and this year appears to be the right year to do this.  I'm running now because when I look at what PASS needs and where it is going, I feel I have the right ideas, skills, and vision … Continue reading Yup, @StrateSQL’s Running for the PASS Board of Directors

PASS Cloud Virtual Chapter – Call for Presenters

The cloud is calling to you. Or more specifically, Jody Roberts (b | @) and I (b | @) are looking to the community to find some presenters interested in presenting to the PASS community on building or using data platforms and solutions in the cloud. Wondering if your topic is good for our virtual chapter? If … Continue reading PASS Cloud Virtual Chapter – Call for Presenters

Start Getting Ready for PASS Summit 2013

Seems so early in the year, but it's already time to start getting ready for this year's PASS Summit.  There are two things to think about early on with the summit. First, what are you expecting from the summit?  The summit is built based on community input and PASS needs to hear your opinions on what … Continue reading Start Getting Ready for PASS Summit 2013

Six Degrees of SQL Saturday Fargo

Do you know anyone that lives in or around the great white north that is Fargo, North Dakota?  If so, then I'd like your help in with an introduction on LinkedIn.  Let's see how many people in the area are 6 or less degrees from me. Even if the person isn't in IT or doesn't … Continue reading Six Degrees of SQL Saturday Fargo

SQL Saturday Fargo Update

It’s been a while since I mentioned anything about the SQL Saturday in Fargo.  So I thought I would let people know that we’ve now got ourselves three sponsors – Confio (Silver), PASS (Bronze) and Steve Stedman (Blog).  Every little bit helps and we appreciate all of our sponsors.  Are you interested in helping to … Continue reading SQL Saturday Fargo Update

December AppDev Webcast

The new year is just around the corner.  And before you know it, we’ll have an opportunity to start moving SQL Server 2012 into production.  While we anxiously await that day, it is a good idea to make sure that you are up on the latest T-SQL enhancements that are coming in the next release.  … Continue reading December AppDev Webcast