The San Diego SQL Server Users Group (SDSQLUG) provides professional opportunities to stay on the forefront of the Microsoft Data Platform technology stack through education, networking and the sharing of information.
For SQL DBAs a table is just a table. In the Synapse Analytics world a table is more than just a table. In this session Armando Lacerda will explore the type of tables and how they impact model design and performance. You will learn how to make decisions on hash keys through live demos and performance metrics.
With over 35 years in the computing arena Armando has been focused on data platform solutions around Microsoft Azure and helped many companies to migrate their systems to the cloud.
Armando has a passion for teaching and community engagement and has been certified as a Microsoft Trainer for over 25 years. He has been involved in presenting and helping other professionals better use and take advantage of Microsoft's data solutions.
Achieving his first Microsoft certification in 1996 as a Visual Basic 4.0 developer he was introduced to SQL Server 6.5 and 7.0 in 1998 and decided to focus his career on Microsoft's data platform. He has certified in every release of the SQL product ecosystem for the past 20 years.
Ginger Grant is a Data Platform MVP who provides consulting services in advanced analytic solutions, including machine learning, data warehousing, and Power BI. She is an author of articles, books, and at DesertIsleSQL.com and uses her MCT to provide data platform training in topics such as Python, R and Azure Machine Learning.