Attend a Microsoft Focus Group at the PASS Summit!

Learn about this HUGE opportunity to influence the Microsoft Data Platform products and services you use daily while attending the PASS Summit! Click HERE to read more … [Read more...]

Speaking of SQL and Data Science in California from Sep 10 to Sep 20

Join Kevin Kline, author of "SQL in a Nutshell", at one of seven PASS SQL Server user group meetings in California between the dates of Sept 10th to Sept 20th. See you there! Click HERE to read more … [Read more...]

Newest Improvements and Public Previews for Azure Database Offerings

Microsoft is on the march with multiple upgrades and improvements across the span of its cloud data products. Here are a few of the more prominent highlights. Click HERE to read more … [Read more...]

SQL Vacation 2018: Clam Chowder and Duck Tours

Kevin Kline wraps up SQL Vacation 2018 in Boston. He discusses some of the unique sights to see around town and chats with Andy Mallon, who leads the BostonSQL group. Click HERE to read more … [Read more...]

SQL Vacation 2018: Tech Goes to Work in Burlington, MA

SQL Vacation 2018 has reached Burlington, MA! Kevin Kline introduces you to New England SQL Server User Group Leader Vladimir Ivanovich and highlights some must-see attractions in the Burlington area. Click HERE to read more … [Read more...]

SQL Vacation 2018 Takes on the Big Apple

While in New York City on SQL Vacation 2018, Kevin Kline shares some fun NYC facts and attractions. He also interviews New York SQL Server Meetup leader Thomas Grohser. Click HERE to read more … [Read more...]

SQL Vacation 2018: It’s Always SQL in Philadelphia

On his second SQL Vacation 2018 stop, Kevin Kline interviews Sebastian Meine of the Philadelphia SQL Server User Group (PSSUG) and highlights unique sights to see in Philly. Click HERE to read more … [Read more...]

SQL Vacation 2018: Kick Off in the Capital

Kevin Kline shares his recommendations for things to see in Washington D.C. and interviews two local SQL Server community leaders who played an integral role in bringing SQL Vacation 2018 to D.C. Click HERE to read more … [Read more...]

DBTA – Heightened Flexibility for SQL Server Admins with SQL Operations Studio

On June 20th, the Microsoft SQL Server team dropped the most recent release of SQL Operations Studio to the public. This is just one of many, many product announcements that demonstrate Microsoft's very serious commitment to interoperability and to meeting the needs of their customers wherever they reside, even if that's outside of the Microsoft ecosystem. One of the hallmarks of SQL Operations Studio, compared to the venerable SQL Server Management Studio, is that it's lightweight and expandable. Click HERE to read more … [Read more...]

Announcing SQL Vacation 2018!

Kevin Kline is hitting the road again with his family for SQL Vacation 2018! Kevin will be visiting 5 SQL Server user groups in 4 states -- find out if he will be in your neck of the woods. Click HERE to read more … [Read more...]