PASS Summit 2011: Pre-Conference Sessions

Join us for in-depth, full-day training classes delivered by some of the leading SQL Server and business intelligence experts in the SQL Server community. Choose from 15 top-notch PASS Summit 2011 Pre-Conference Seminars slated for Monday, Oct. 10, and Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011.

Don't miss out, register for PASS Summit 2011 right now.

If you have already registered for PASS Summit and would like to add a pre-conference seminar, please email Shannon Cunningham or call 888-714-5544.

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Application and Database Development
BI Architecture, Development and Administration Topics
BI Client Reporting and Delivery Topics
Enterprise Database Administration and Deployment
Professional Development

Application and Database Development

Advanced T-SQL for SQL Server 2008 and Denali (AD-499-P)
Pre-con Registration is Required. You’re a T-SQL developer or DBA and you learned most of what...
Itzik Ben-Gan

All about Execution Plans (AD-399-P)
Pre-con Registration is Required . The key to understanding how SQL Server is processing your...
Gail Shaw, Grant Fritchey

Fixing Queries With Advanced T-SQL Constructs (AD-498-P)
Pre-con Registration is Required. Have you inherited queries that are not your own, and are...
Rob Farley

BI Architecture, Development and Administration Topics

MDX, DAX, and DMX: An Introduction to the Languages of BI  (BIA-298-P)
Pre-con Registration is Required. To get the most of the presentation layer tools in the...
Stacia Varga

A Day of SSIS in the Enterprise (BIA-399-P)
Pre-con Registration is Required. In this day-long seminar, SQL Server MVPs Andy Leonard and Tim...
Andy Leonard, Tim Mitchell

Building a Microsoft Business Intelligence Platform (BIA-299-P)
Pre-con Registration is Required. In this session, you'll learn from author and SQL Server MVP...
Brian Knight, Devin Knight

BI Client Reporting and Delivery Topics

Advanced Reporting Services (BID-499-P)
Pre-con Registration is Required. The Advanced Reporting Services Seminar will enable you to...
Simon Sabin

Enterprise Database Administration and Deployment

A Deep Dive into AlwaysOn: Failover Clustering and Availability Groups (DBA-499-P)
Pre-con Registration is Required. When it comes to the availability landscape, Denali changes...
Allan Hirt

After 7 Hours You Won't Be Able To Shut Up About PowerShell Either (DBA-299-P)
Pre-con Registration is Required. Think you’re too busy to learn PowerShell? Even a little...
Aaron Nelson

Extended Events Deep Dive (DBA-498-P)
Pre-con Registration is Required. At PASS 2010 after the public release of CTP1 of SQL Server...
Jonathan Kehayias

No More Guessing! An Enlightened Approach to Performance Troubleshooting (DBA-399-P)
Pre-con Registration is Required. Scratching your head, you stare at the screen. Should you...
Adam Machanic

Secrets of the SQLOS – Leveraging Microsoft SQL Server Internal Operating System for Improved Scalability and Performance (DBA-497-P)
Pre-con Registration is Required. Delivered by an expert on the subject, this seminar will make...
Maciej Pilecki

Virtualization and SAN Basics for DBAs (DBA-398-P)
Pre-con Registration is Required. These two technologies can make a very big – and very bad –...
Brent Ozar

Winning with Kerberos (DBA-496-P)
Pre-con Registration is Required. We will dive into how Kerberos works and what types of...
Adam Saxton

Professional Development

Networking to Build Business Contacts (Special 2-hr Workshop) (PD-200-P)
Pre-con Registration is Required. Are you attending the PASS SUMMIT for the first time, consider...
Don Gabor



Why Attend?

■ All SQL Server. All the time

■ Over 170 technical sessions

■ Dr. David DeWitt Keynote

■ 2 days of Pre-Con Seminars

■ Networking with MVPs, experts, and peers

■ Face-to-face support with     Microsoft CSS and SQLCAT

■ Ask the Experts Pods



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