May CASSUG Monthly Meeting

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33 Tech Valley Drive · East Greenbush, ny

How to find us

We meet in the break area at Datto (formerly AutoTask), 33 Tech Valley Drive, East Greenbush, NY. Use the entrance at the BACK of the building and take the stairs to the second floor. The stairs by the back entrance go directly to the break area.

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Our May guest speaker is Mike Jones! He will do his presentation titled: "Using Pure ActiveCluster for SQL High Availability"!

Topics will include:
* Intro to Pure Storage
* Why FlashArray is a strong platform for SQL Server
* SQL Anywhere and Pure ActiveCluster

About Mike:
Mike came to the Capital District in 1978 to attend RPI, leaving in 1983 with a math degree to take a job as a software developer at IBM in Boca Raton. Ten years later, he'd made his way back to the area with a local consulting firm focused on Unix system administration.

He's been in the area ever since doing things ranging from Unix system administration to information security consulting and presales systems engineering for Sun Microsystems, Symantec/Veritas, DellEMC, and is currently a presales engineer covering SLED in upstate NY for Pure Storage.

Our meeting schedule is usually as follows:
5:30 PM Food, soft drinks, and networking
6:15 PM Chapter news and announcements
6:20 PM Presentation (topic changes monthly)
We usually wrap up between 7:30 PM and 8:00 PM.