Friday, 19 November 2010

SQL Southampton - SQL Server User Group in Southampton 8th December [Updated 24/11/2010]

This is the second draft of the agenda - Keep your eyes peeled on and for updates.

This is the first SQL Southampton User Group (Hoping it’s not the last) – A great opportunity to get together with your peers and discuss all things SQL.
I’ve stolen the nugget idea from another user group!

8th December at Avenue St Andrew's Church Southampton (In the Lounge)

6.30pm – 7:00pm Registration and Networking.
Meet and greet.

7:00pm – 7:15pm Welcome and Introduction - Mark Pryce-Maher Blog: Twit:
Brief introduction to the evening.

7.15pm – 8:00pm SQL CLR Demystified – Matt Whitfield Blog: Twit:
An introductory session on CLR integration within SQL Server, looking at what is required for implementation of CLR types, aggregates, triggers, stored procedures and functions.
A few practical examples will also be covered, including some performance-based CLR implementations, as well as maintenance based ones.

8:00pm – 8:15pm BREAK: Light refreshments.
More time to network and ask questions...

8:15pm – 8:30pm Quick Look at Denali - Mark Pryce-Maher
As many demos as I can manage to do in 15 minutes...

8:30pm – 9.00pm - Round Table discussion and Nuggets (Self-help) - ALL
Take stock and get the latest news in the SQL Server field. This is also a great opportunity to ask any burning questions you have.

9.00pm... The End - Network or just slope off home.

There may also be prizes, courtesy of Atlantis Interactive... and a chance to play with Denali!!