In the cloud, hybrid and on-premise, whatever is at hand right now. With any programming language: Declarative, object oriented, functional or simply cool and powerful. On any platform, with any concurrency model.
Started as a Microsoft SQL Server community in the pre-cloud era, the range of topics now covers everything that is necessary to process data, display data and handle the associated operation smoothly. Well, especially with technologies from Microsoft for your datacenter or available on Azure.
Container (Kubernetes, SQL Server on Docker) No-SQL-Databases (CosmosDB, Json in SQL Server) Big Data (Databricks, SQL 2019 Big Data Cluster) Power BI (Power BI in the Enterprise, Power BI Embedded) Artificial Intelligence (Cognitive Services, Python in SQL Server) Programming (Mastering Recursive Queries, PowerShell, SQL Query Tuning, Tabular Model, Row Level Security, Data Masking) DEVOPS (Azure SQL DB, Continuous Deployment in Microsoft SQL Server in BI Projects)
Oh, and one more thing: You can just come to our Meetups without being a member of PASS Deutschland e.V. Just ask at the next Meetup about the benefits of membership or visit http://www.sqlpass.de .