24 Hours of PASS Fall 2012

Do you like training? Do you like FREE training? Then make sure you check out the 24 Hours of PASS event that starts today at 12:00 GMT. If you miss the events of the day, no worries, the recordings will be up within a few weeks.

Check out the great schedule of events:

Thursday, September 20, 2012

Session 01 (BIA) – Starts at 12:00 GMT
Choosing the Right Reporting Platform
Presenter: Brian Knight, Devin Knight

Session 02 (DBA) – Starts at 13:00 GMT
Best Practices for Upgrading to SQL Server 2012
Presenters: Robert Davis

Session 03 (AppDev) – Starts at 14:00 GMT
Three Ways to Identify Slow Running Queries
Presenter: Grant Fritchey

Session 04 (AppDev) – Starts at 15:00 GMT
Fasten Your Seatbelt – Troubleshooting the Most Difficult SQL Server Problems
Presenter: Klaus Aschenbrenner

Session 05 (CLD) – Starts at 16:00 GMT
SQL Server Private Cloud != Azure
Presenter: Allan Hirt, Ben DeBow

Session 06 (AppDev) – Starts at 17:00 GMT
What are the Largest SQL Server Projects in the World?
Presenter: Kevin Cox

Session 07 (AppDev) – Starts at 18:00 GMT
Practical Demos of Text Mining and Data Mining using SQL Server 2012
Presenter: Mark Tabladillo

Session 08 (DBA) – Starts at 19:00 GMT
PowerShell 101 for the SQL Server DBA
Presenters: Allen White

Session 09 (BID) – Starts at 20:00 GMT
Mobile Business Intelligence
Presenter: Jen Underwood

Session 10 (BID) – Starts at 21:00 GMT
Slow MDX Queries: The Case of the Empty Tuples
Presenter: Stacia Misner

Session 11 (DBA) – Starts at 22:00 GMT
Using SQL Server 2012 Always On
Presenters: Denny Cherry

Session 12 (PD) – Starts at 23:00 GMT
Leadership – Winning Influence in IT Teams
Presenter: Kevin Kline

Friday, September 21, 2012

Session 13 (BIA) – Starts at 00:00 GMT
BI Architecture With SQL 2012 & SharePoint 2010
Presenter: Rod Colledge

Session 14 (DBA) – Starts at 01:00 GMT
DBCC, Statistics, and You
Presenters: Erin Stellato

Session 15 (BIA) – Starts at 02:00 GMT
SSIS Design Patterns for Fun and Profit
Presenter: Jessica Moss, Michelle Ufford

Session 16 (AppDev) – Starts at 03:00 GMT
Characteristics of a Great Relational Database
Presenter: Louis Davidson

Session 17 (BIA) – Starts at 04:00 GMT
What’s All the Buzz about Hadoop and Hive?
Presenter: Cindy Gross

Session 18 (AppDev) – Starts at 05:00 GMT
Taking SQL Server Into the Beyond Relational Realm
Presenter: Michael Rys

Session 19 (BIA) – Starts at 06:00 GMT
Agile Data Warehousing with SQL Server 2012
Presenter: Davide Mauri

Session 20 (AppDev) – Starts at 07:00 GMT
Digging Into the Plan Cache
Presenter: Jason Strate

Session 21 (BIA) – Starts at 08:00 GMT
Introduction to Microsoft’s Big Data Platform and Hadoop Primer
Presenter: Denny Lee

Session 22 (BID) – Starts at 09:00 GMT
Big Data Analytics with PowerPivot and Power View
Presenter: Peter Myers

Session 23 (CLD) – Starts at 10:00 GMT
Best Practices and Lessons Learned Using SSIS for Large Scale Azure Data Movement
Presenter: Steven Howard

Session 24 (PD) – Starts at 11:00 GMT
Mentoring for Professional Development
Presenter: Andy Warren

* Please be sure to check our time zone guide for exact times in your area. This 24 Hours of PASS event begins at 12:00 GMT on September 20 and runs for 24 consecutive hours.