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Midlands SQL Server User Group - 10th November 2016, 6.30pm
Session 1: Duncan Greaves - Always Encrypted In Transit & At Rest
Session 2: Rob Sewell - PowerShell Loves SQL Server - Community Modules for All
6.15pm – 6:30pm Meet & Greet
6:30pm - 7:30pm Duncan Greaves - Always Encrypted In Transit & At Rest
One of the key features of SQL Server 2016 is the introduction of the Always Encrypted functionality, which allows data to remain encrypted in transit and at rest. This presentation will demonstrate the functionality and explain how this will assist organisations to protect their most sensitive data assets.
7:30pm - 8:00pm Break & Pizza
8:00pm – 9:00pm Rob Sewell - PowerShell Loves SQL Server - Community Modules for All
Prior to June 28th 2016 there were 46 official PowerShell Cmdlets. Then the sqlserver module was released and more come with every release of SSMS every month Lets take a tour through the new sqlserver module and see the new cmdlets in action We will also look at the SQL Server Community Collaborative - an organisation on Github providing superb resources for DBAs. Join me for a demo heavy fun filled tour of PowerShell and SQL Server.
Rullion - A big thank you to Rullion for providing the catering for this event.
This session will be held at Aston Manor Academy NOT the Midlands Art Centre.
Aston Manor Academy Phillips Street Aston Birmingham B6 4PZ
Parking on site is available through the main gates but is limited. There is also on street parking available opposite.
We will be hiring the main hall which located through the entrance doors and to the left.
We'll be putting on food for the event, so please do register so we know numbers. If you then can't make it we'd really appreciate it if you'd unregister and/or let us know.
Dress code: relaxed
Event Organiser Contact Details
If you need any further details or have any requests for this or future Midlands SSUG events, please contact get in touch.
SSUG Twitter: @SQLMidlands
Duncan Greaves was a Leeds based business Intelligence consultant with over 20 years experience in the Banking, Utilities and Healthcare sectors but has decided to give it all up to study for a PhD in Business Resilience and Cybersecurity in the fair city of Coventry. He has a special gift in presenting the finer points of Business Intelligence, Security and Architecture in an engaging and business relevant way.
Rob Sewell aka SQL DBA with a Beard, loves automation and is a big PowerShell evangelist. Many years experience working with SQL Server and a very active member of the community. South West user group organiser, player of cricket for the Bridgetown Exmoor league and all round good egg. Also be warned.... he's a hugger!
When & Where
SQLMidlands - Bringing the West Midlands SQL Server community together
We normally hold meetings every other month, usually on a Thursday after work at in the centre of Birmingham. It's an informal gathering of like minded people, with a couple of speakers presenting tips, techniques and information on old, new and upcoming technology. We like to get a mixture of world leading speakers as well as providing an opportunity for our members to present.
We tailor the speakers and sessions to your requests so if you have any specific topics that you want to go through, then come along and let us know.
If you've registered for an event and can no longer make it, please do unregister so that we don't over order the food! To unregister just view your tickets in your EventBrite account, and then cancel the relevant ticket. Thanks!
This event is kindly sponsored by Purple Frog Systems, if you need any Microsoft Business Intelligence help (Data Warehouses, ETL, Cubes, Azure, IoT, etc.), give them a call!