HQ Team Feature: Cathrine Wilhelmsen

When did you join HQ and what are the main responsibilities of your role as Community Evangelist? I signed the contract during PASS Summit 2016 and officially started on November 1, 2016. As a Community Evangelist, I work closely with Community Engagement Specialist Amanda Martin on finding...

Read more

HQ Team Feature: Amanda Martin

When did you join HQ and what are the main responsibilities of your role as Community Engagement Specialist?

As the newest member of the team, I joined three months ago, as the Community Engagement Specialist. In this role, I am responsible for advocating on behalf of the community, acting as an ambassador of the organization, developing strategy to enhance membership experience and managing relations with all 300+ PASS Local and Virtual Chapters.

Read more

Self-Governed Business Intelligence

The recent trend towards self-service business intelligence (BI) represents a significant paradigm shift in the way that businesses use data. The driving force behind this business shift is in giving information users the data they need, when they need it, to enable better decision making across the enterprise and reduce the burden on the organization’s IT resources.

Read more

Celebrating SQLSaturday

What a year 2016 has been for SQLSaturdays! By December 31, there will have been a total of 103 SQLSaturdays worldwide: 51 in Canada/US, 33 in Europe/Middle East/Africa (EMEA), 10 in Asia Pacific (APAC), and nine in Latin America (LATAM).

Read more

Habanero Awards

This year at PASS Summit we piloted an Exhibitor Hall booth awards program. Attendees voted on 3 categories with the overall vote-getter being awarded the coveted Habanero Booth Award trophy. Congratulations to the winners of each category, and in particular to IDERA for taking home the grand prize trophy.

Read more

Don’t Miss All the Action! PASS Summit 2016 is Live on PASStv

PASStv is your virtual ticket into PASS Summit 2016, our annual conference that brings together over 4000 data professionals. Watch the keynotes, Women in Technology Luncheon, some technical sessions, interviews with members of the #SQLFamily, and more. Bookmark - live...

Read more

SQL Sentry becomes SentryOne and unveils unified platform

SQL Sentry, the developer of award-winning software for SQL Server performance monitoring and optimization, is pleased to announce that they have rebranded the company as SentryOne, and unified their product offerings into focused solutions for Microsoft database, virtualization, and cloud...

Read more

The PASS Board has approved the candidate slate for the 2016 PASS Board Election.

Campaigning begins on Wednesday, 28 September, with balloting opening on October 5 and continues until 11 October. On 29 September, GoToWebinar sessions will be held with each candidate to give the community opportunities to ask questions. The candidate schedule is listed below. There will also be a Twitter chat on 6 October, so we encourage all PASS members to get involved in this important process.

Read more

Invited Sessions at PASS Summit!

A few months ago, we conducted a membership survey to find out what types of Summit sessions the PASS Community wants to see. We found that you wanted exclusive content only available at PASS Summit; sessions that focus on the latest trends and how successful organizations are meeting today’s data demands. Feedback also indicated that session content should be unparalleled, higher-level, deep-dives that provide value for money. In response, we invited a few top speakers in their field to speak at PASS Summit 2016. Read more about these special sessions below, and visit the General Sessions page to add them to your schedule!

Read more

Back to Top