Triad SQL Business Intelligence User Group


Triad SQL BI User Group
Meeting Archive



Date: 10/25/16

Speaker: Shannon Lowder

Topic: Cortona Intelligence Suite


Date: 8/30/16

Speaker: Mike Moen

Topic: SQL Server 2016 SSRS Mobile Reporting


Date: 6/28/16

Speaker: Kevin Feasel

Topic: Big Data, Small Data, and Everything in Between


Date: 4/26/16

Speaker: Rick Heiges

Topic: Winning with Column Store: A Customer Story


Date: 1/26/16

Speaker: Jessica Moss, BI Architect

Topic: SQL Server 2016 On-Premises Business Intelligence Tool New Features


Date: 10/27/15

Speaker: Jamie Dixon, Coder Chicken Software

Topic: Introduction to R


Date: 8/25/15

Speaker: Andy Leonard, CSO Linchpin People LLC

Topic: SSIS 2014 Data Flow Tuning Tips and Tricks


Date: 6/30/15

Speaker: James Serra, Big Data Evangelist Microsoft

Topic: Building an Effective Data Warehouse Architecture


Date: 4/28/15

Speaker: Matt Clepper, Tanger Factory Outlet Centers

Topic: Data Visualization


Date: 3/10/15

Speaker: Rafael Salas

Topic: Power Query: Users and ETL Developers Hug Day 


Date: 10/28/14

Speaker: James Herring, Microsoft

Topic: Microsoft's Analytics Platform System (APS)

Date: 8/26/14

Speaker: Angela Henry, HSM Solutions

Topic: Introduction to SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)

Date: 6/24/14

Speaker: Katherine Fraser, Volvo

Topic: Microsoft Power BI Tools

Date: 4/29/14

Speaker: Paul S. Waters, Varigence

Topic: Create and Load a Staging Environment from Scratch with Biml


Speaker: JR Shortall, Diversant

Topic: Database Code Management

Date: 12/19/13

Topic: Triad SQL PASS Holiday get-together


Speaker: Letron Brantley, Bank of America

Topic: Big Data - The Problem and Opportunity

Date: 8/27/13

Speaker: Shirleen Gilbert, Inmar

Topic: PerformancePoint dashboards

Date: 6/25/13

Speaker: Melissa Coates, Blue Granite

Topic: Tools and Techniques for Implementing Corporate and Self-Service BI

Date: 4/30/13

Speaker: Jason Thomas, Mariner

Topic: GeoSpatial Analytics Using Microsoft BI

Date: 2/26/13

Speakers: Doug Purnell, Elon University and Katherine Fraser, Inmar

Topic: BI templates for VS 2012 SSDT, Implementing SSIS Standards and Excel PowerPivot and pivot tables for data analysis

Date: 12/13/12

Topic: Triad SQL PASS Holiday get-together

Date: 11/27/12

Speaker: Rafael Salas (Microsoft MVP), Intellinet

Topic: Introduce Microsoft Data Quality Service (DQS) concepts and capabilities, demonstrate DQS integration points with SSIS and understand key data quality concepts

Date: 10/30/12

Speakers: Susan Althoff, Senior Technical Consultant and Stephanie de Vries, Senior Account Executive, EMC Greenplum

Topic: Attacking your Big Data Challenges with Purpose-Driven Solutions

Date: 9/25/12

Speakers: Jon Lester, RDA Corp (moderator); Colin Sobers, Tanger Outlets; David Elam, Hanesbrands and Jesse Dyson, Advanced Homecare

Topic: Panel discussion with local Triad Microsoft BI stack developers

Date: 8/28/12

Speaker: Shari Wakiyama, Business Intelligence Director at Inmar

Topic: Business Strategy and Business Intelligence

Date: 7/31/12

Speaker: Larry Franks, open source software advocate and leading expert in the creation of developer oriented documentation for Microsoft Corp.

Topic: Business Intelligence in the Cloud

Date: 6/25/12

Speaker: Jessica Moss, CapTech Consulting, speaker, author, and Microsoft MVP of SQL Server business intelligence

Topic: Upgrading and Overhauling your SSIS Packages for 2012

Date: 5/29/12

Speaker: Chris Shaw, Microsoft MVP SQL Server

Topic: Dispatchers, Cops and Detectives compared to the DBA world

Date: 4/24/12

Speaker: Tom Young, Inmar

Topic: Big Data

Date: 3/27/12

Speaker: James Herring, Microsoft

Topic: SQL PDW (Parallel Data Warehouse)

Date: 2/28/12

Speaker: Dwight Specht, Ibis

Topic: Financial Data in SSAS

Date: 1/31/12

Speaker: Katherine Fraser, Inmar

Topic: Agile MS Data Warehousing

Date: 12/13/11

Topic: Triad SQL PASS holiday get-together

Date: 11/29/11

Speaker: Melissa Coates, Intellinet

Topic: MS Report/Dashboard Options

Date: 10/25/11

Speaker: Jon Lester, RDA Corp

Topic: Microsoft Performance Point

Date: 9/27/11 [inaugural meeting]

Speaker: Wayne Snyder, Mariner

Topic: SQL Server 2012 BI features


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