Network, learn, ask a question, meet other folk, get fed - these are all things that happen at user group events. These events are a really great opportunity to socialise in an informal learning experience.
Remember to tell your friends and the people you work with; make sure you register as soon as you can.
6.00pm - 6.30pm Registration and networking
Meet and greet. (Eat biscuits)
6.30pm - 6.40pm Introduction.
6.40pm - 6.50pm Lightning Speakers
6.50pm - 7.40pm Nicholas Colebourn - Designing tables for scale - data typing, data compression and table partitioning with Nick Coleburn
Good database design is the foundation of building robust, scalable database systems. Optimising your table design can make or break a database. In this session Nick will cover data typing, utilising SQL Server data compression and table partitioning, and how optimising the design of these technologies can substantially reduce disk I/O, memory usage and improve overall system performance.
7.40pm - 8.10pm SQL Supper
Eat Pizza and talk about everything SQL Server.
8.10 pm - 9.00pm Justin Langford talking about the latest release of SQL Server (Denali)
Please use the entrance on Alba Road. The signs should point you in the right direction.
Any questions email me; firstname.lastname@example.org