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Microsoft at PASS Summit

Better together. Connect, share, and learn alongside industry-leading data experts 1:1 at PASS Summit. Read more about the exclusive Microsoft activities below.

Premier Sponsor

Continuing their commitment to PASS and our data community, Microsoft increased their sponsorship to be our title and premier sponsor at PASS Summit this year. You can expect familiar faces like Rohan Kumar and Bob Ward, along with SQL Tiger, SQLCAT and Engineering teams to answer your toughest questions. With a focused audience and size, there is no better place to have meaningful conversations with the engineers and experts from the Microsoft Data Team than at PASS Summit.

PASS Summit sponsored by Microsoft
Keynote Day 1

Rohan Kumar

Join Rohan Kumar as he demonstrates the latest advances from Microsoft across SQL Server, Azure Data Services, Business Analytics and AI.

Pre-Conference Sessions

Monday, November 4

The SQL Server 2019 Workshop

Bob Ward

*SOLD OUT*

Tuesday, November 5

The SQL Server 2019 Workshop

Bob Ward

*SOLD OUT*

Tuesday, November 5

Modernizing Your Database with Azure SQL

Sanjay Mishra

Content Highlight

Azure SQL

Azure SQL provides the most comprehensive set of capabilities on a cloud relational database. Whether you are building a new application or migrating an existing application, whether you are a SaaS provider or an Enterprise business, Azure SQL is the best choice. SQL is a virtual machine, Azure SQL Database, Managed Instance, Elastic Pools, Azure SQL Hyperscale, Azure SQL DB Serverless — Azure SQL family of services provide you a variety of choices to build and run your SQL environment in the most cost-effective, secured and performant manner.

Join our Azure SQL learning pathway to learn how to get the best out of your Azure SQL environment.

SQL Server - From Ground to Cloud

Thursday, November 7 | 6:45 AM Breakfast Session, 6A

SQL Server in Azure Virtual Machine Re-Imagined

Thursday, November 7 | 1:30 PM Room 6B

Azure SQL Database: Maximizing Cloud Performance and Availability

Thursday, November 7 | 4:45 PM Room 6E

SQL Managed Instance: A Fully Managed SQL Server in the Cloud

Friday, November 8 | 9:30 AM Room 615

Best, Better, Hyperscale! The Last Database You Will Ever Need in the Cloud

Friday, November 8 | 11:00 AM Room 604

Azure SQL Database Serverless: Compute Autoscaling Solution to Optimize Database Price-Performance

Friday, November 8 | 3:30 PM Room 606

Microsoft Certification Boot Camps

PASS has partnered with Microsoft to bring you exclusive training, free practice tests, and discounted certifications. During these exclusive boot camps, get guidance on how succeed in your exam(s), including a recap of content and tips and tricks on approaching exam questions.

All attendees of each boot camp receive a free Microsoft Official Practice Test.

Join us at PASS Summit for Boot Camp 3 to receive 50% off your certification exam! You can also access Microsoft experts on-site during office hours for additional guidance.

Azure Data Engineer Boot Camp

Nov 6 | 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Room 204

 

Microsoft Certifications Open Q&A

Nov 6 | 1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
Room 204

 

Azure Data Engineer Boot Camp

Nov 7 | 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Room 204

 

Microsoft Certification Open Q&A

Nov 7 | 1:15pm - 2:45 PM
Room 204

Microsoft Certifications Open Q&A

Nov 8 | 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Room 204

Azure Data Engineer Boot Camp

Nov 8 @ 12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
Room 204

Microsoft Data Clinic

NEW! Visit the Microsoft Data Clinic in the Microsoft booth in the Expo Hall to see a data specialist in a 1-1 setting.

Come to the Microsoft Booth for answers to all of your Data Platform needs. Make an appointment to see a data specialist to troubleshoot your technical issues and solve the complex technical issues you are facing today in a 1-1 setting and also learn about what’s coming up in the product roadmap to help plan for future enhancements.

We will have five different focus areas in the booth this year including SQL Server, Azure SQL Database, Database Migration to Azure, Cloud Scale Analytics and Power BI. Data specialists who will cover these solution areas will include key resources from Microsoft product engineering.


"PASS Summit is a must attend conference for data professionals of all levels.

Not only do you have the opportunity to network with the world’s top experts throughout the event, but you can actually walk up to a Microsoft engineer and have a conversation about your problems at no additional cost to your registration. The amazing gathering of practitioners, data experts, and engineers is something that’s unique to PASS Summit.”

Rohan Kumar,
Corporate VP of Azure Data, Microsoft

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