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The Northern Virginia SQL Server Users Group is a SQL Server and Azure Data Platform MeetUp. As data platform roles and responsibilities have evolved, we have broadened our scope to include Microsoft Azure Advanced Analytics, Big Data, and general Azure topics. The goal of the leadership of NOVASQL is to provide a comfortable environment where members can participate in multi-disciplinary discussions of Microsoft data platform related issues.

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Benefits to NOVASQL Attendees include:

• We host at least two full-day technology conferences a year (e.g., Global Azure Bootcamp, Azure DataFest)
◾Networking with local data platform professionals
◾The latest and greatest Microsoft SQL Server news
◾Microsoft SQL Server and Azure Advanced Analytics and Big Data questions answered by Microsoft insiders
◾Valuable information for career development
◾Free food, drinks, and giveaways

Upcoming events (5)

NOVA SQL User Group - Azure Purview (Data Governance /Classification)

Hello Everyone! The speaker for this month will be Timothy McAliley and the topic will be Enterprise Data Cataloguing, Classification and Governance, and the Azure service now in preview, Azure Purview:

"Azure Purview is a unified data governance service that helps you manage and govern your on-premises, multicloud, and software-as-a-service (SaaS) data. Easily create a holistic, up-to-date map of your data landscape with automated data discovery, sensitive data classification, and end-to-end data lineage. Empower data consumers to find valuable, trustworthy data."

https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/purview/

Title: Azure Purview - An Introduction and Demo (Data Catalog/Data Classification / Data Governance)

Description: We will discuss what Azure Purview is and demo how to spin up the Azure Purview service and interact with data.

Speaker: Timothy McAliley, Microsoft Cloud Solution Architect

Speaker BIO: https://www.linkedin.com/in/timothymcaliley/

I am currently a Microsoft Senior Cloud Solutions Architect (CSA) (Azure-Data & AI). Prior to this role, I was a Technical Solutions Professional TSP). Prior to this, I was a Microsoft Account Technology Strategist (ATS), and prior to that I was a Microsoft Premier Field Engineer (PFE) for SQL Server in Washington, D.C.

Specialties: IT operations, IT auditing, IT audit frameworks, IT service management (ITSM), ITIL, information security, project management, and database/application tier high availability solutions.

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This monthly Friday lunch time webinar series running from January 29th through October 29th, 2021. All of our meetings in 2021 will be online/virtual until we are well past COVID19 issues. This MeetUp is designed to help you on your professional and technical development. We will cap of 2021 with a one or two day virtual conference at some point in November 2021. We will talk about a range of Azure related topics, of course covering SQL Server and Azure Data Services, but also Azure compute, networking, storage, security, monitoring and governance.

NOVA SQL User Group - Monthly MeetUp

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This monthly Friday lunch time webinar series running from January 29th through October 29th, 2021. All of our meeting on 2021 will be online/virtual until we are well past COVID19 issues. This MeetUp is designed to help you on your professional and technical development. We will cap of 2021 with a one or two day virtual conference at some point in November 2021. We will talk about a range of Azure related topics, of course covering SQL Server and Azure Data Services, but also Azure compute, networking, storage, security, monitoring and governance.

NOVA SQL User Group - Monthly MeetUp

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This monthly Friday lunch time webinar series running from January 29th through October 29th, 2021. All of our meeting on 2021 will be online/virtual until we are well past COVID19 issues. This MeetUp is designed to help you on your professional and technical development. We will cap of 2021 with a one or two day virtual conference at some point in November 2021. We will talk about a range of Azure related topics, of course covering SQL Server and Azure Data Services, but also Azure compute, networking, storage, security, monitoring and governance.

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This monthly Friday lunch time webinar series running from January 29th through October 29th, 2021. All of our meeting on 2021 will be online/virtual until we are well past COVID19 issues. This MeetUp is designed to help you on your professional and technical development. We will cap of 2021 with a one or two day virtual conference at some point in November 2021. We will talk about a range of Azure related topics, of course covering SQL Server and Azure Data Services, but also Azure compute, networking, storage, security, monitoring and governance.

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