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SQL Soton December 4th - User Gorup

Southampton SQL Server User Group

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM (GMT)

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SQLSoton - In Person
This is a ticket for attending the event in person at St Andrews Church in Southampton. Please use the entrance on Alma Road to get into the church car park. The venue can only be accessed from Alma Road using the turning on The Avenue.
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Event Details

December SQL Server user group meeting.


18:15 - Doors Open

18:30 - Introductions

18:45 - Dave Ballantyne

Estimation and Statistics : The Basis of query optimization 
At the heart of SQL Server is the cost based optimizer. Stop and think about that a minute, it attempts to give the “best plan” based on the cost of the work undertaken. How does it know the cost of the work before its done the work ? This isn’t a conundrum, it doesn’t. It estimates! How does it estimate ? That is statistics. This will be a deep dive into how the optimizer makes its decisions to give you a plan, the things that can go wrong and how you can have influence over these choices. 

19:45 - Pizza, drinks & chat

20:15 - Prize Draws

20:30 - End

Have questions about SQL Soton December 4th - User Gorup? Contact Southampton SQL Server User Group

When & Where

Avenue St Andrew's United Reformed Church

SO17 1XQ Southampton
United Kingdom

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM (GMT)

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Southampton SQL Server User Group

Southampton SQL Server user group has been running since 2010, in that time we have had many speakers both local and international present high quality sessions on a range of SQL Server and data platform topics. We aim to deliver high quality training and insight for free to the SQL Server community.

The user group has been run by John Q Martin (Twitter | LinkedIn) & Steph Middleton (Twitter | LinkedIn) for the last three years, in which time we have seen the group grow significatly with members joining and moving on.

We are spponsored by SpectrumIT who are a local recruitment company, setup by recrutiment agents who have helped us by providing the location, Pizza and an Amazon voucher to raffle off each meeting.

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SQL Soton December 4th - User Gorup
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