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Monday, October 10
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[AD-399-P] - All about Execution Plans
[AD-498-P] - Fixing Queries With Advanced T-SQL Constructs
[BIA-399-P] - A Day of SSIS in the Enterprise
[BID-499-P] - Advanced Reporting Services
[DBA-398-P] - Virtualization and SAN Basics for DBAs
[DBA-496-P] - Winning with Kerberos
[DBA-497-P] - Secrets of the SQLOS – Leveraging Microsoft SQL Server Internal Operating System for Improved Scalability and Performance
Tuesday, October 11
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Welcome Reception & Quizbowl
[AD-499-P] - Advanced T-SQL for SQL Server 2008 and Denali
[BIA-298-P] - MDX, DAX, and DMX: An Introduction to the Languages of BI
[BIA-299-P] - Building a Microsoft Business Intelligence Platform
[DBA-299-P] - After 7 Hours You Won't Be Able To Shut Up About PowerShell Either
[DBA-399-P] - No More Guessing! An Enlightened Approach to Performance Troubleshooting
[DBA-498-P] - Extended Events Deep Dive
[DBA-499-P] - A Deep Dive into AlwaysOn: Failover Clustering and Availability Groups
[PD-200-P] - Networking to Build Business Contacts (Special 2-hr Workshop)
Wednesday, October 12
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Exhibitor Reception - Sponsored by DELL
PASS Summit Day One Keynote - Ted Kummert and Rushabh Mehta
SQL Server MVP Deep Dives Book Signing - Wednesday
[AD-100] - “BEGIN…COMMIT” is Not Enough: Understanding Transactions
[AD-205] - Let Service Broker Help You Scale Your Application
[AD-207-S] - DMOs as a Shortcut for Performance Tuning
[AD-208-S] - Five Physical Database Design Blunders and How to Avoid Them
[AD-215-M] - What's New in ADO.NET4.5
[AD-302-HD] - The Ultimate Session on Indexing
[AD-311-M] - Migrating non-SQL Server Databases to SQL Server and the Cloud
[AD-314] - Tips and Tricks for Writing Better Queries
[AD-315-M] - What is New for T-SQL in SQL Server Code Name "Denali" & SQL Azure
[AD-316-M] - What does it take to add MDS to your Data Warehouse / Data Mart?
[AD-318] - Characteristics of a Great Relational Database
[AD-402] - Evolution of Security: What's New in Denali
[AD-404-M] - Performance Tuning of Spatial Queries in SQL Server: Deep Dive into Spatial Indexing
[AZ-101] - This Ain't Your Father's Cloud
[AZ-201-M] - SQL Azure - Where We Are Today, and Microsoft's Cloud Data Strategy
[BIA-100] - ETL Smackdown: PowerShell vs SSIS -- with Aaron Nelson
[BIA-200] - MDS in Microsoft SQL Server Code Named “Denali”
[BIA-201] - HIPAA, ICD10, HL7, and... Data Warehousing?
[BIA-202-S] - Zero to Cube - Fast Track to SSAS Development
[BIA-204-M] - What's New in SQL Server Code Name "Denali" Analysis Services
[BIA-205] - Getting Started with RS
[BIA-305] - Common Analysis Services Design Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
[BIA-310-S] - Introduction to Data Mining in SQL Server Analysis Services
[BIA-402] - Many-to-Many Relationships in DAX
[BIA-404] - Add It Up: Analysis Services Aggregations
[BIA-405] - Advanced Components in SSIS
[BID-202] - Reporting Services 201: From Basic To WOW!
[BID-204] - Information: Are you blinded by the Light?
[BID-205-M] - End-user Alerting with SQL Server Code Name “Denali” Reporting Services
[BID-207-M] - Reporting with Crescent: [Your organization]’s Got Talent
[BID-208-M] - What's New in SQL Server Code Name "Denali" Reporting Services
[BID-300] - Building a Reporting Infrastructure in SharePoint with SSRS 2008 R2
[BID-304-S] - Visual Report Design: Bringing Sexy Back
[BID-306] - Intelligent Laziness with the Management Data Warehouse – why work harder, when you can work smarter?
[DBA-103] - Understanding Storage Systems and SQL Server
[DBA-104-S] - BLITZ! The SQL - More One Hour SQL Server Takeovers
[DBA-203] - What's New in SQL Server "Denali" - Engine and Tools
[DBA-205] - Utility Databases
[DBA-209] - Paging DR Availability, You're Wanted In The Recovery Room
[DBA-214-M] - SQL Server Code Name “Denali” AlwaysOn: Solution Overview
[DBA-217] - Solid State Storage Deep Dive
[DBA-218] - Dynamic Management Views From the Eyes of Alice
[DBA-304] - SQL2008 Query Statistics
[DBA-311-S] - Bad plan! Sit!
[DBA-312-S] - Hardware 301: Diving Deeper into Database Hardware
[DBA-320] - Why are we Waiting..
[DBA-323-M] - Improving Your PowerShell Productivity
[DBA-327-M] - What's New in Manageability for SQL Server Code Name "Denali"
[DBA-329-M] - Managing and Gaining Insight in Unstructured Data
[DBA-330-M] - SQL Server Code Name “Denali” AlwaysOn: Solution Drilldown
[DBA-400] - Inside the SQL Server Query Optimizer
[DBA-406] - Tips for handling large data volumes
[DBA-407] - SQL Server Storage Engine under the hood: How SQL Server performs I/O
[DBA-414-M] - Are You Smarter Than An MCM?
[DBA-500-HD] - Inside Tempdb
[LT-100-W] - Lightning Talks - Wednesday
[PD-201] - Who's Responsible? The Vendor or the DBA?
[PD-300] - Building a Professional Development Plan
Thursday, October 13
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Community Appreciation Party – sponsored by Microsoft and PASS
PASS Keynote - Quentin Clark
Women In Technology Luncheon - Make Yourself Heard: How to Ask for What You Want at Work
[AD-204] - T-SQL : Bad Habits to Kick
[AD-209] - No More Bad Dates: Best Practices for Working With Dates and Times
[AD-210] - Visualizing Your Indexes - the Science behind the Art
[AD-211-M] - Developing Multi-Platform Applications for Microsoft SQL Server and Azure
[AD-213-M] - Database Development with SQL Server Data Tools Code-Named “Project Juneau”
[AD-216-M] - Overview of Big Data on Windows and Windows Azure
[AD-307] - Database Design Fundamentals
[AD-309-S] - Bug or Feature?
[AD-310-S] - Joins, SARGability and the Evils of Residualiciousness
[AD-400] - Physical join operators
[AD-401] - Code-First Development with the Entity Framework
[AD-403-S] - SQL Server Execution Plans – From Compilation To Caching To Reuse
[AZ-100] - SQL Azure Sharding with the Open Source Enzo Library
[AZ-200] - Everything Your Developer Won’t Tell You About SQL Azure
[AZ-202-M] - Beyond the Hype - Hybrid Solutions for On-Premise and In-Cloud Database Applications
[BIA-203-S] - One Hard Problem: Multivalued Dimension Relationships
[BIA-303-HD] - So How Does the BI Workload Impact the Database Engine?
[BIA-306] - Anger Management: Overcoming SSIS Deployment and Configuration Challenges
[BIA-312] - SSIS vs T-SQL: Loading a Data Warehouse
[BIA-313-M] - Building the Perfect BI Semantic Model for Crescent
[BIA-314-M] - Cloud BI - SQL Azure Reporting
[BIA-315-M] - Deploying and Managing SQL Server Code Name “Denali” PowerPivot v2 for SharePoint
[BIA-316-M] - Developing and Managing a Business Intelligence Semantic Model (BISM) in SQL Server Code Name “Denali” Analysis Services
[BIA-317-M] - Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know About SSIS in SQL Server Code Name "Denali"
[BIA-318-M] - What's New in Microsoft StreamInsight?
[BIA-319-M] - Data Quality Services in SQL Server Code Name "Denali” – A Closer Look
[BIA-403] - SSIS in the Enterprise
[BIA-408-A] - SQLCAT: Tier-1 BI in world of Big Data
[BID-101] - Developers are from Mars, Report Servers are from Venus
[BID-201] - See the Future with Visual Predictive Analytics
[BID-206-M] - Deep Dive into the New Features of PowerPivot in SQL Server Code Name “Denali”
[BID-303] - Creating Business Intelligence Dashboards with PerformancePoint Services 2010
[BID-305-S] - End-to-End SQL Server PowerPivot
[BID-307-M] - Configuring SQL Server “Denali” Reporting Services with SharePoint 2010
[BID-308-M] - Project Crescent Solution Configuration
[BID-309-M] - Tips and Tricks for Building Rich Reporting Services Reports
[DBA-202-HD] - Performance Tuning Made Easy
[DBA-208] - SQL Server Locking & Blocking Made Simple
[DBA-211] - The Periodic Table of Dynamic Management Objects
[DBA-213-M] - Optimize SQL Server for Private Cloud, Part 1
[DBA-303] - Automate Policy-Based Management using PowerShell
[DBA-307] - 100% Availability without 100% Uptime
[DBA-309] - Important Trace Flags That Every DBA Should Know
[DBA-314-S] - What Happened? Exploring the Plan Cache
[DBA-316-S] - More DBA Mythbusters
[DBA-317] - Discovering the Plan Cache
[DBA-319-C] - All the Magic Knobs
[DBA-321-M] - A DBAs Guide to Administering BI Systems
[DBA-322-M] - Data Tier Applications in SQL Server Code Name "Denali"
[DBA-324-A] - SQLCAT: Optimize SQL Server for Private Cloud, Part 2: Best Practices and Lessons Learned
[DBA-325-A] - SQLCAT: SQL Server HA and DR Design Patterns, Architectures and Best Practices using SQL Server Code Name "Denali" AlwaysOn
[DBA-331-M] - SQL Server Code Name “Denali” AlwaysOn: Active Secondaries
[DBA-334-M] - Learn about SQL Server Database Consolidation Solutions
[DBA-335-S] - New Year, New Dirty Dozen PowerShell Scripts
[DBA-403] - Advanced SQL Server 2008 Troubleshooting
[LT-101-T] - Lightning Talks - Thursday
[PD-103] - Meet the Presenter: How to Make a Killer Presentation
[PD-104] - Branding Yourself for a Dream Job -The Modern Resume
Friday, October 14
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Lunch - Birds of a Feather - Sponsored by Dell
PASS Board Meet And Greet / Q&A
PASS Keynote - David J. DeWitt
SQL Server MVP Deep Dives Book Signing - Friday
[AD-101-M] - SQL Connectivity Leadership Unplugged
[AD-206] - 3rd Normal Form: That's crazy talk!!!
[AD-303] - Parameter Sniffing: the Query Optimizer vs. the Plan Cache
[AD-304] - Where should I be Encrypting my Data
[AD-305] - Rewrite Your T-SQL for Great Good!
[AD-306] - Working With XML In SQL Server
[AD-308-S] - T-SQL Awesomeness - 3 Ways to Write Cool SQL
[AD-312-M] - Project Apollo: How to use Columnstore Indexes to Revolutionize Query Performance on your Data Warehouse
[AD-313-M] - SQL Server Engine Team - Unplugged
[AD-317-A] - SQLCAT: SQL Server Tier-1 Mission Critical Application at Progressive – Architecture Deployed and Lessons Learned
[AD-405-A] - SQLCAT: Building Highly Scalable Cloud Analytics Solutions with SQL Azure and StreamInsight (Project Austin)
[AD-500-S] - Query Tuning Mastery: Zen and the Art of Workspace Memory
[AD-501-M] - Best Practices and Performance Tuning of XML Queries in SQL Server
[AZ-300] - How to migrate your databases to SQL Azure (and what's new)
[AZ-302-A] - SQLCAT: What are the Largest Azure Projects in the World and how do they Scale
[AZ-400-M] - Migrating Large Scale Application to the Cloud with SQL Azure Federations
[BIA-304] - Building a Reporting Services Framework
[BIA-307] - Vertipaq vs OLAP: Change Your Data Modeling Approach
[BIA-308] - Delivering KPIs with Analysis Services
[BIA-309] - Using ColumnStore/Vertipaq Indexes in Denali
[BIA-311-S] - Upgrading SSIS to Denali –Management Considerations and Best Practices
[BIA-406-S] - Temporal Snapshot Fact Table
[BIA-407-M] - Enriching your BI Semantic Models with Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
[BIA-409-A] - SQLCAT: Configuring and Securing Complex BI Applications in a SharePoint 2010 Environment with SQL Server Code Name "Denali"
[BID-100] - PowerPivot - A cool reporting tool!
[BID-203] - Preventing the Oh, Poop! Reporting Situation
[BID-209] - Data Visualization: Chaos, or Patterns you haven't recognized yet?
[BID-302] - Multidimensional Reporting: MDX Essentials for Report Design
[DBA-102] - The Top Ten SQL Server Skills You Need
[DBA-105] - Policy-Based Management in a Nutshell
[DBA-106-CA] - Creating a Successful Data Architecture with MS SQL Server and CA ERwin Data Modeler
[DBA-207] - Baseline Basics: Where to Start, What You Need
[DBA-215-C] - Introducing the Microsoft SQL Server Code Name “Denali” Performance Dashboard Reports
[DBA-216] - Evaluate your Daily Checklist Against 100+ instances of SQL Server while you get a cup of coffee
[DBA-302-HD] - Scaling SQL Server
[DBA-305] - Inside the SQL Server Transaction Log
[DBA-306] - Extended Events, Work Smarter Not Harder
[DBA-308] - SQL Server Memory Management
[DBA-310] - Best Practices for Deploying SQL Server on VMware - "What every DBA needs to know to be successful for virtual deployments"
[DBA-313-S] - Using Event Notifications in SQL Server 2005/2008
[DBA-315-S] - Isolated Disasters in VLDBs
[DBA-318] - Crash! Boom! Bang! 10 Ways to Blow Up Castle SQL Server and the Techniques that Catch Them
[DBA-326-A] - SQLCAT: What are the Largest SQL Server Projects in the World and how do they Scale
[DBA-328-A] - SQLCAT: SQL Server Consolidation at Travelers – How we did it and Lessons Learned
[DBA-332-A] - SQLCAT: HA/DR Customer Panel -- SQL Server Code Name "Denali" AlwaysOn Deployment Consideration
[DBA-333-M] - Upgrading to SQL Server 2008R2 and SQL Server Code Name "Denali"
[DBA-401] - Page and Row Compression: Deep Dive
[DBA-405] - PDW Architecture and Internals
[DBA-408-S] - Implementing SQL Server Denali Using Windows Server Core
[DBA-410-M] - Data Warehousing: from SMP to MPP using SQL Server Parallel Data Warehouse
[DBA-411-M] - Using Correlated Tracing to Diagnose Query Level Performance
[DBA-412-M] - What’s New in Security for SQL Server Code Name "Denali"
[DBA-413-A] - SQLCAT: Enterprise SQL I/O Optimization Best Practices
[DBA-415] - Troubleshooting SQL Server with SysInternals Tools
[DBA-416] - The Backup Tune-up
[LT-102-F] - Lightning Talks - Friday
[PD-101] - Understanding Microsoft Certification in SQL Server with Chris Testa-O'Neill, Brent Ozar and Christian Bolton
[PD-102] - Data Ownership, Data Stewardship and Data Governance
[PD-200] - Are you a Linchpin? Career management lessons to help you become indispensible.
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