19:00 Networking & SQL Nuggets
opportunity to meet others and share SQL Server tips and tricks otherwise known
19:00 – 19:30 Dynamic
Database Profiling with Steph Sullivan
Integrating the dynamic production of a data dictionary,
data profiles and quality tests for MSSQL and MySQL databases and providing a
user friendly output.
is an MI & ETL Analyst for Nemo Personal Finance and has been working with
data warehouses in the finance and insurance industry for the past four years.
Building reporting solutions and the development of data integration packages
has been her main focus throughout that time.
19:45 Break & Pizza
19:45 – 20:45 SSRS - The Dataviz
Good, the Bad, and the Ugly with Jen Stirrup
SQL Server Reporting Services provides many ways of visualising data: some
good, some bad, and unfortunately, lots of dataviz 'ugly'.
this session, you will learn to distinguish the 'good' in SSRS that will allow
you to visualise the data in accordance with dataviz principles.
use SQL Server SSRS R2 in order to demonstrate some practical examples, and
questions will be taken throughout.
Stirrup is an
MCP, with a Bachelors degree in Psychology and two Masters in Artificial
Intelligence and Cognitive Science.
Jen is a freelance Business Intelligence consultant, delivering solutions to
global clients. Jen is a veteran SQL Server Developer with over 12 years SQL
experience in delivering end-to-end Business Intelligence solution.
for SQLServerPedia as well as her own blog, and is very active in many SQL
Server User Groups in the UK. Jen's focus is on the Microsoft BI stack, with a
specific passion for Data Visualisation.
arrival please sign in at the reception desk and wait in the foyer to be taken
up to the room.
the main objectives of the user groups is to intoduce new speakers, and here at
Cardiff we're always looking for to support anyone who has something
interesting to share with the SQL Community. We'll give you all the
encouragement and support you need. We're really flexible so if you only want
to speak for a shorter amount of time, say 15 mins then this is perfectly fine.
If you've be thinking about this, then please get in touch with myself, Adam