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Modernizing SQL Server the Right Way

Tue, Jul 09 2019 16:00 UTC

Modernizing SQL Server the Right Way

Upgrades should be approached with the same rigor and processes as a full software or hardware project – a solid methodology is required for success. Microsoft provides you with all the tools you need to achieve a seamless, reliable upgrade experience. In this session we will review some of the free tools that Microsoft provides in order to ensure your SQL Server upgrade is a success.


Pedro Lopes

Pedro Lopes is a Program Manager in the Database Systems Group, based in Redmond, WA, USA. He is currently responsible for Program Management of database engine features for SQL Server and Azure SQL, with special focus on the Relational Engine (Query Processor, Programmability, Performance). He is a regular speaker at numerous conferences and user groups events, blogs about all things SQL at http://aka.ms/sqlserverteam, authored the book “Learn T-SQL Querying” (https://aka.ms/LearnTSQLQuerying), and authored several tools in the TigerToolbox on GitHub: AdaptiveIndexDefrag (http://aka.ms/AID), the BPCheck script for SQL Best Practices and Performance checks (http://aka.ms/BPCheck), or usp_WhatsUp to get an instant view of performance affecting issues in your workload (https://aka.ms/uspwhatsup).

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