Simon Sabin, Total Jobs Group.
Tony Rogerson, SQL Server MVP
The meeting will be an overview of all (maybe not all of them) the great new features and functionality in SQL Server 2005.
I will be covering,
1. Getting stuff done
Improvements in the tools to improve your interaction with SQL Server 2005, Management Studio, SQLCMD, Profiler, Log Viewer
2. Keeping it running
Whats been done to SQL Server from going to see the fairies, Mirroring, Replication, Snapshots, Recoverability.
3. Solving problems
The new and enhanced options for programming against the SQL Server 2005 services, CLR, MDX, TSQL
4. Finding information
Source of information for you to answer your questions further
During the evening you will have a chance to win, full RTM versions of SQL Server and Visual Studio, as well as exam vouchers.
If there's something you want to know then let me know so I can make sure I cover it.
We intend on this being an informal chance for you to get a good overview and hopefully get your questions about SQL Server 2005 answered
Registration opens at 5.30pm, meeting starts at 6pm and finishes at 9pm, break 7.30pm - 7.45pm, there will be light snacks at registration.
Any questions, problems please email Tony Rogerson.