Greetings from Grant!

PASS President, Grant Fritchey gives an overview of the June 2019 PASS Connector!

PASS Summit 2019: Introducing Learning Pathways

Learning Pathways are 3+ sessions presented in collaboration between two or more speakers. These curated 75-minute General Sessions will be scheduled in order, helping you follow a pathway from start to finish and master the skills you need to level up in your career.

Modern Migration Tour 2019: Coming to a City Near You!

Get a head start on your migration to an updated on-premise, cloud, or hybrid solution before SQL Server 2008 End of Support takes effect on July 09, 2019. Join one of our upcoming Local Events in a city near you!
PASS, Microsoft, and Intel ® have teamed up for a world tour of Local Events, designed to give you the tools and tactics you need to get to your final destination - a modern data platform.
Can’t attend any of our Local Events? Not to worry, our variety of online resources have you covered!

Free Webinar: Data Privacy Next Steps Toward Compliant Database DevOps

Join Redgate online on June 12 to learn how Compliant Database DevOps enables agility, while safeguarding your organization in the event of a data breach or regulatory audit.

PASS Community Spotlight

The Official PASS Summit Blogger program is made up of some of the community's most influential and knowledgeable experts across architecture, data management, and analytics.
Get to know this year’s team of bloggers.

Bob Pusateri shares his PASS Summit Tips series and why he is excited to be involved.

Learn more about the new PASS Summit Learning Pathways from Mala Mahadevan.

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SQL Server Challenges?

The top experts can help! Binge this webcast series from Quest ® and MSSQLTips.

Data Privacy Week Wrap-Up and Whitepaper

Thank you to everyone who attended our Data Privacy Week events in partnership with Redgate. The PASS Marathon recordings are now available for on-demand viewing.

Continue your learning by joining Redgate's upcoming webinar on June 12 and downloading their latest whitepaper, which goes into detail about data privacy legislation around the world and the 10 steps you can take to be compliant worldwide.

Move Databases to the Cloud with Confidence!

Migrate and optimize databases on AWS or Azure with SentryOne CloudLifter TM

PASS Facebook Live: Pop-Up Expert with Melody Zacharias on June 26

We’re excited to announce Melody Zacharias as the host of our upcoming PASS Facebook Live: Pop-Up Expert. Melody is a Microsoft MVP, PASS Regional Mentor for Canada, and technology leader with over 28 years of experience in SQL Server and database architecture.
Like and follow our PASS Facebook page, and join Melody on June 26 (18:00 UTC) where she will be answering all of your data architecture-related questions LIVE!

Upcoming Virtual Events


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