The SQLBits Committee is pleased to announce the dates for SQLBits XII: it will be taking place on 17th - 19th July 2014 at the The International Centre, Telford, UK.
We are now open for registration and session submission.
Whilst is early days, we will have the same three day format as past events -
Thursday - Full day sessions, in depth training
Friday - Conference day with multiple sessions, and 6 tracks
Saturday - The free conference day, again with multiple sessions, and 6 tracks
“SQL Attack…ed” – SQL Server under attack: SQL Injection
In this purely demo-based session, I will show several real-life attacks,
from mere reading up to disrupting service availability via various types of
manual and automated SQL Injection, including a broadly unknown
elevation of privileges attack.
A Comedy of Errors
Error handling in T-SQL stored procedures
A Look at 3 Big Data Tools
This session will look at SQOOP, PIG and HIVE. Three tools which are
essential in your Big Data Toolbox. We'll look at what they do, how they do
it and why you would want to use them
A One Hour Data Analysts Toolkit: using R and PowerBI
In this intensive one hour session, learn how to analyse and visualise your
data using the Data Analysts Toolkit - Microsoft Power BI complemented
Achieving PCI with SQL Server - Don't be the next Sony
This session covers all aspects of what you need to do, to enable the
storage of card details in SQL Server and achieve PCI certification. We will
deep dive into the solutions for storing the data securely using SQL
Servers encryption functionality
Advanced Modeling with Analysis Services Tabular
This session goes beyond the classical star schema modeling, exploring
new techniques to model data with Power Pivot and SSAS Tabular. You
will see how brute-force power in DAX allows different data models than
those used in SSAS Multidimensional
Advanced Reporting Techniques & Managing Reports
What are the techniques to implement linked reports, subscriptions,
report history, snapshot options, editing report using browser based
Report Builder? Find out in this session.
Bad Plan! Sit!
In this session we'll look at the common causes of bad execution plans
and examine options for resolving the problem, short term and long term.
Basket Analysis using BI Office and SSAS Tabular Edition
In this session Pyramid analytics will show how to use BI Office to easily
build an adhoc Analysis Services Tabular Edition analytic data set and
perform associative analysis using the unique features of BI Office.
BI Tips and Tricks with SQL Server Reporting Services
Impress the boss and your colleagues by delivering Dashboards, KPIS,
maps and Scorecards wrapped in a tablet-ready interface with SSRS