End of support for SQL Server 2008 is almost here (ends in July!), which means it’s time to take flight on your migration strategy.
But, do you have a plan in place? What approach should you take to ensure a smooth transition?
To guide you through these questions, PASS, Microsoft, and Intel® have teamed up for a series of expert-led events, giving you all the tools you need to get to the final destination—a modern data platform.
Not only will you receive insightful views on migration, but you’ll also walk away with an actionable plan for the year ahead.
What can you expect from this FREE local event?
- Networking and training from peers and experts
- Access to purpose-built training developed by engineers at Microsoft and Intel
- Lots of fun and cool swag!
- Session – Migration and Modernization
- Session – Features and Reasons to modernize
- Migration Lab – up to 3 hours of group-based migration problem solving
Speaker: Chris Bell, Data Platform MVP & Lead DBA at The Motley Fool
Chris offers a unique view of how we live and work with data both now and as we head into the future. Having braved many roles, lifecycles, and battles in the IT world, he has honed his DBA (Database Administration or Do ‘Bout Anything) skills in Information Systems and development, focusing on SQL Server. Currently, he serves as the lead DBA at The Motley Fool along with running community events for SQL Server in the Washington DC area and speaking at events across the country.
We’d like to thank our sponsors PASS, Microsoft, and Intel® for their support.
Don’t delay, space is limited!
We look forward to seeing you there!