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December Monthly Meeting

  • In-Person @ 6161 Oaktree Blvd. Independence, Ohio, United States (map)
  • 17:00 - 19:30 (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Language: English


Featured Presentation:

Rev Up Data Warehouse Performance with SQL 2014 Columnstore Indexes

Denzil Ribeiro, Principal Program Manager - Azure Data Microsoft

SQL Server 2014 offers a key data warehouse feature in updatable clustered Columnstore indexes, which can offer Data Warehouse workloads 2-7X Data compression and huge query performance improvements overall. In this session, we will cover the basics of Columnstore indexes, the underlying architecture, tips and tricks to improve load performance, as well as associated query performance benefits. Denzil Ribeiro is a Principal Premier Field Engineer at Microsoft, based out of Irving, Texas, who has worked with the SQL product since SQL Server 7.0. He is a Microsoft Certified Master (MCM) and focuses on SQL Performance, the Database Engine in general, and Reporting Services. Denzil has worked at Microsoft for 14 years, and prior to his current role he worked in the SQL Support team as an Escalation Engineer.

About Denzil:
Denzil Ribeiro is a Principal Program Manager in the Azure SQL Database team. He is a Microsoft Certified Master (MCM) and has 15+ years of experience working with high scale SQL Server and Data pipeline architectures. Prior roles included stints in SQLCAT focusing on top tier customer scalability engagements across the data pipeline , SQL Server Escalation Engineer in CSS and Premier Field Engineer working with our top tier customers.

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