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Experience SQL Server 2017: The Fast and the Furious

Thu, Dec 07 2017 19:00 UTC

Experience SQL Server 2017: The Fast and the Furious

Is your database slowing down your business? Are you using Linux as a platform but can’t find the right database that meets your performance needs without busting your budget? Built on the industry recognized “it just runs faster” SQL Server 2016 engine, SQL Server 2017 provides new capabilities for performance, value, and choice. In this session, we show you features and a “behind the scenes look” at what powers SQL Server 2017 for Linux and Windows. And if you are a database expert and want to tune the SQL Server engine to its maximum turbocharged capacity, we show you the tools, diagnostics, and techniques that make SQL Server 2017 the ultimate database platform choice to run your applications at a fast and furious speed.


Bob Ward

Bob Ward is a Principal Architect for the Microsoft Azure Data SQL Server team, which owns the development for all SQL Server versions. Bob has worked for Microsoft for 25+ years on every version of SQL Server shipped from OS/2 1.1 to SQL Server 2019 including Azure. Bob is a well-known speaker on SQL Server, often presenting talks on new releases, internals, and performance at events such as PASS Summit, SQLBits, SQLIntersection, Microsoft Inspire, and Microsoft Ignite. You can follow him at @bobwardms or linkedin.com/in/bobwardms. Bob is the author of the new book Pro SQL Server on Linux available from Apress Media.

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