Expert Picks

Need for Speed: Top Performance Picks

By Erin Stellato, PASS Performance Virtual Chapter President

 

Monday, November 5

 
8:30am - 4:30pm

 
Pre-Con: Practical SQL Server Performance Troubleshooting
(DBA-398-P) - Klaus Aschenbrenner  
 

Tuesday, November 6

 
8:30am - 4:30pm

 
Pre-Con: Query Performance Tuning: Start to Finish
(AD-399-P) - Grant Fritchey
 

Wednesday, November 7

 
1:30pm - 4:30pm

 
Query Optimizer Deep Dive
(AD-400-HD) - Paul White
 
4:45pm - 6:15pm

 
Maintain SQL Server System and Performance Data with PowerShell
(DBA-319-S) - Allen White
 
4:45pm - 6:15pm

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

Thursday, November 8

 
10:15am - 11:45am

 
Query Tuning Mastery: The Art and Science of Manhandling Parallelism
(AD-501-S) - Adam Machanic
 
10:15am - 11:45am

 
Querying and Optimizing DAX
(BIA-321-S) - Alberto Ferrari
 
1:30pm - 2:45pm

 
ColumnStore Indexes: The Turbobooster Inside SQL Server 2012
(BIA-311) - Klaus Aschenbrenner
 
3:00pm - 4:30pm

 
Database Design Throwdown
(AD-322-S) - Thomas LaRock and Karen Lopez
 
5:00pm - 6:15pm

 
A Developer's Guide to Dangerous Queries
(AD-203) - Jeremiah Peschka
 
5:00pm - 6:15pm

 
Index Psychiatry: Diagnose and Treat the Top 5 Disorders
(AD-204) - Kendra Little
 
5:00pm - 6:30pm

 
Diagnose T-SQL Performance Problems Fast with sp_Blitz
(DBA-320-S) - Brent Ozar
 
5:00pm - 6:30pm

 
Improve Query Performance by Fixing Bad Parameter Sniffing
(AD-210-S) - Grant Fritchey
 

Friday, November 9

 
8:00am - 9:15am

 
Configuring the OS for Optimal SQL Server Performance
(DBA-202) - Brad McGehee
 
8:00am - 9:15am

 
Troubleshooting SQL Server 2012 Performance with Extended Events
(DBA-407-C) - Rohit Nayak
 
9:45am - 11:15am

 
Performance Tuning Through the Plan Cache
(DBA-409-S) - Jason Strate
 
1:00pm - 2:15pm

 
Optimizing Your BI Semantic Model for Performance and Scale
(BIA-402-M) - Allan Folting
 
1:00p - 2:15pm

 
Optimizing SQL Server I/O with Solid State Drives
(DBA-205) - Luke Jian
 

 

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