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DATA SATURDAY #13 MINNESOTA / Virtual Event / One-day free virtual event

DATA SATURDAY #13 MINNESOTA / Virtual Event / One-day free virtual event
WHAT IS DATA SATURDAY #13 – MINNESOTA   Free virtual event for all data learners and professionals seeking to learn! Data Saturday Minnesota is training event for professionals who use the Microsoft data platform. Community speakers will offer sessions about cloud, analytics, database administration, business intelligence, AI and more. Don’t miss out on this FREE event!!! Sessions: Schedule Date and Location: Central Daylight Time (US), Saturday, 16th October, 8am – 7pm  NZ time, Sunday, 17th October 2021 and starts at 2am – 12pm More information: DATA SATURDAY #13 –...
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DIFINITY CONFERENCE 2021 / Auckland, New Zealand / The largest Data and AI conference in New Zealand

DIFINITY CONFERENCE 2021 / Auckland, New Zealand / The largest Data and AI conference in New Zealand
WHAT IS DIFINITY CONFERENCE Microsoft AI, Data, and Power Platform Conference Difinity is the largest Microsoft Data, AI, Power BI, Power Platform and Business Applications Conference in New Zealand focusing on Data Platform, AI, Business Intelligence, Business Applications, Power Platform, and Analytics. IT Decision Makers, Developers, Business Analysts, IT Professionals, BI Managers, BI Professionals, Database Administrators, Architects, Digital & Big Data business leaders, and Consultants will gather for two consecutive days of learning. Difinity Conference been running in New Zealand since...
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#DataWeekender v3.1 / Virtual Event / 15th of May 2021

#DataWeekender v3.1 / Virtual Event / 15th of May 2021
VIRTUAL EVENT   #DataWeekender is a new online conference that first ran on Saturday 2nd May 2020. Our original intention was to put on an online data platform conference for the community to fill that void left by the cancelling of the in-person events due to Covid-19. We are delighted to announce our 3rd running on the 15th of May. ​ Expect to see more super sessions from a range of new to seasoned speakers on a range of data topics. Topics like PowerBI, Data engine, Azure, Data Factory, performance tuning, dev ops, NoSQL, Logic Apps, Tabular, Dev, DBA and so much more.  Time and Date:...
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SQL Server / Availability Group / Readable Secondary Replica Delay / Parallel Redo Operations

SQL Server / Availability Group / Readable Secondary Replica Delay / Parallel Redo Operations
One of the most common issues with Availability Group and using readable secondary replica is with Parallel REDO operations. On your readable secondary replica, you will notice a few different types of waits commonly related to this, but in this article, I will cover just one of them PARALLEL_REDO_TRAN_TURN PARALLEL_REDO_TRAN_TURN This type of waits happens in readable secondary replica and it is caused by page splits or forwarded records on heap tables triggered by new inserts or updates on primary replica. There are few ways to fix this issue– Reduce the number of pages splits on the primary...
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Azure / PowerShell / Deploy Azure SQL database DR environment with integrated azure SQL Analytics Solution using PowerShell

Azure / PowerShell / Deploy Azure SQL database DR environment with integrated azure SQL Analytics Solution using PowerShell
Script Download: AZ_Module_Deploy_Azure_SQL_Database_DR_Environment_With_AzureSQL_Analytics_Solution_Blog-1Download Summary: Use PowerShell to create cloud DR environment using Azure SQL Databases (PaaS) with integrated azure SQL Analytics Solution and send Email Report with the connection string details. Description: Use PowerShell to deploy cloud service with Azure SQL Database (PaaS) with good resilience to outages (GEO Replications, Failover Groups) and with integrated azure SQL Analytics Solution. PowerShell: The script will include the following: Connect to Azure Account;Use existing or create...
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SQLSATURDAY 982 / Auckland, New Zealand / Virtual Event

SQLSATURDAY 982 / Auckland, New Zealand / Virtual Event
VIRTUAL EVENT   PASS SQLSaturday is a free training event for professionals who use the Microsoft data platform. These community events offer content across data management, cloud and hybrid architecture, analytics, business intelligence, AI, and more.  SQLSaturday Auckland is back for 2020. They are going virtual in 2020. Due to the Covid-19 global impact they are still hosting the event, but it will be 100% virtual to keep all the attendees and speakers safe. Time and Date: Saturday, August 8, 2020 Add to Calendar More information: https://www.sqlsaturday.com/982/EventHome.aspx Register now: See...
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SQL Server / Forwarded Records / Rebuild the Heap Tables Script

SQL Server / Forwarded Records / Rebuild the Heap Tables Script
I was working with a customer having DB with more than 100K HEAP tables. Number of Forwarded Records on some tables were huge. They are using Ola Hallengren‘s scripts to maintain non-clustered indexes on those tables, but rebuilding those indexes do not fix the forwarded records on those HEAP tables. You actually need to rebuild the HEAP ALTER TABLE TableName REBUILD; Or to add a clustered index to the table (permanent fix). They are in the middle of the remodeling their DB so adding clustered indexes on those HEAP tables was not an option. What are Forwarded Records?There are so many detailed...
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SQLSATURDAY 986 / Brisbane, Australia / Virtual Event

SQLSATURDAY 986 / Brisbane, Australia / Virtual Event
VIRTUAL EVENT   PASS SQLSaturday is a free training event for professionals who use the Microsoft data platform. These community events offer content across data management, cloud and hybrid architecture, analytics, business intelligence, AI, and more.  SQLSaturday Brisbane 2020 is back for 2020. They are going virtual in 2020. Due to the Covid-19 global impact they are still hosting the event, but it will be 100% virtual to keep all the attendees and speakers safe. Time and Date: Saturday, May 30, 2020 Add to Calendar More information: https://www.sqlsaturday.com/986/EventHome.aspx Register now: See...
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Auckland SQL User Group Meetup Event / Online Event / Kevin Kline, Microsoft MVP / 5 Critical Considerations When Moving to the Cloud

Auckland SQL User Group Meetup Event / Online Event / Kevin Kline, Microsoft MVP / 5 Critical Considerations When Moving to the Cloud
ONLINE EVENT   Join Kevin Kline as he talks to the Auckland SQL User Group  TOPIC: “5 Critical Considerations When Moving to the Cloud.” 5 Critical Considerations When Moving to the Cloud Wednesday, May 20, 2020, 11:30 AM Online event , 36 database professionals Went Join Kevin Kline as he talks to the Auckland SQL User Group about “5 Critical Considerations When Moving to the Cloud.” **RSVP to get the Teams Live Event details** Migrating an existing on-premises SQL Server application to the cloud can be a daunting task that consists of many complicated steps. In this webinar,...
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SQL Server / BACPAC / Could not extract package from specified database – The wait operation timed out

SQL Server / BACPAC / Could not extract package from specified database – The wait operation timed out
Export Data-tier Application. This is usually really simple and straight forward process. But what if you have database with over 100K tables, 200K indexes? You would probably end up with following timeout error during export process using SSMS To resolve this possible “Execution Timeout Expired” issue you may use SqlPackage.exe command-line utility to export your database including database schema and user data from SQL Server Database to a BACPAC package (.bacpac file)  More information about this command-line utility tool and how to install and from where to download you can find on the...
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