Expert Picks


DBA 101 - A Great Place to Start

By Mark Swofford, PASS DBA Fundamentals Virtual Chapter President


Wednesday, November 7


10:15am - 11:30am

DBCC Commands: The Quick and the Dangerous
(DBA-210-S) - Erin Stellato

1:30pm - 2:45pm

Lightning Talk: How Bad Is Read-Only Access?
(LT-100) - Robert Davis
3:00pm - 4:15pm

Real-Life SQL Server 2012 Availability Groups: Lessons Learned
(DBA-101) - Brent Ozar
4:45pm - 6:00pm

Choose Your Own Adventure: Performance Tuning
(DBA-408-S) - Thomas LaRock and Tim Chapman

Thursday, November 8


10:15am - 11:30am

(DBA-311) - Mindy Curnutt 
1:30pm - 2:45pm

How to Defragment Indexes for Peak Performance
(DBA-201) - Brad McGehee
3:00pm - 6:30pm

Recovering Lost Data
(DBA-400-HD) - Robert Davis
5:00pm - 6:15pm

Index Psychiatry: Diagnose and Treat the Top 5 Disorders
(AD-204) - Kendra Little

Friday, November 9

8:00am - 9:15am

Troubleshooting SQL Server 2012 Performance with Extended Events
(DBA-407-C) – Rohit Nayak
9:45am - 11:00am

Managing SQL Server in a Virtual World
(DBA-322-S) - Kevin Kline
1:00pm - 2:15pm

Building Your Professional Development Plan
(PD-105-S) - Andy Warren
2:45pm - 4:00pm

Understanding Parallel Query Execution
(DBA-313) - Paul White
4:15pm – 5:30pm

Creating a SQL Server Best Practices Document
(DBA-502) - Paresh Motiwala


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