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Triangle SQL Server UG Meeting

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Much Ado About Hadoop - Kevin Feasel

Hadoop is a hot topic right now, and Microsoft is betting that Hadoop and SQL Server will go together like peanut butter and chocolate. This presentation will spend a few minutes on the theory behind Hadoop, but the rest will be a demo-driven look at how to get a handle on Hadoop before somebody introduces it into your enterprise.


Kevin Feasel is a database engineer at ChannelAdvisor, where he specializes in SSIS development, performance tuning, and pulling rabbits out of hats on demand. He is a contributing author to Tribal SQL ( A resident of Durham, North Carolina, he can be found cycling the trails along the triangle whenever the weather's nice enough.


6:30 PM - 6:45 PM - Meet, Greet and Eat - Thank you to our sponsor TEK Systems 6:45 PM - 6:50 PM - Meeting Announcements
6:50 PM - 8:15 PM - Presentation
8:15 PM - 8:30 PM - Q & A and Wrapup