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Microsoft Data Platform (SQL Server, Analysis Server, Integration Services, Reporting Services, etc.) users who meet in person every month for networking and an educational presentation. We also help organize and present the Iowa SQL Saturday. Come join us for supper once a month to meet other QC area DBAs, developers, and people interested in the data platform and to learn about a topic of interest.

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Better Troubleshooting Through Extended Events - QCPASS June 2020

QCPASS will meet 100% virtually (online only) in June 2020, and until futher notice. As usual, there will be social networking at 17:30 CT, followed by a technical presentation at 18:00 CT. Technical presentation description: This isn't yet another session about fumbling awkwardly through an unfriendly GUI and hoping you remember all the right buttons to push. This session is about making Extended Events as easy as hitting F5, and effectively troubleshooting your server's worst performance problems. For free. Even when you're not looking. Presenter bio: Erik Darling, Managing Director Erik Darling Data Erik Darling started using SQL Server after a dispute with Excel over a vlookup. He enjoys public arguments with the optimizer and wine photography.

Past events (25)

Introduction to Azure Managed instances

Mississippi Plaza, Suite 600

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