SQL Server 2016 Row-Level Security

Hi everyone! I wanted to highlight one important new key future in SQL Server 2016 called Row-Level Security. So what is Row Level Security? Row-Level Security enables customers to control access to rows in a database table based on the characteristics of the user executing a query (e.g., group membership or execution context).


SQL Server 2016 – Dynamic Data Masking

Hi everyone! Let me introduce myself. My name is Stéphane Fréchette, I work for Microsoft as a Data Platform Solution Architect in Ottawa, Ontario. This is my first post of many to come… enjoy!     With the release of SQL Server 2016 a series of new features and enhancements have been introduced. More specifically…


Microsoft Data Platform events in Canada: SQL Server, Power BI, Cortana Analytics and IoT

Want to get familiar with the new Power BI, SQL Server 2014, Cortana Analytics or IoT solutions? Join Microsoft Canada, our partners and the SQL PASS community for an across Canada in-person and online event series that will introduce you to these solutions. Please find the upcoming events list below. This page will be updated…

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Data Platform University for Partners

If you missed Data Platform University webcast series for partners we ran in October and November 2015, now you can watch them on-demand:   Title On-Demand Recording Link Microsoft’s Data Platform – The Opportunity is Bigger Than You Think https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032681619&Culture=en-US&community=0 Why Upgrade to SQL Server 2014 & 2016 https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032683330&Culture=en-US&community=0 Overview of Power BI https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032683782&Culture=en-US&community=0 Selling…

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Microsoft Data Platform at Microsoft Cloud Roadshow in Toronto

Bringing the best of IGNITE and BUILD conferences to Toronto. We want to invite you to attend the Microsoft Data Platform sessions at Microsoft Cloud Roadshow on November 9-10, 2015 taking place at the Toronto Congress Centre. Register now for this 2-day event, which is free to attend and will bring together the best training…

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Microsoft Data Platform events in Canada: SQL Server, Power BI, Advanced Analytics and IoT

Want to get familiar with the new Power BI, SQL Server 2014, Cortana Analytics or IoT solutions? Join Microsoft Canada, our partners and the SQL PASS community for an across Canada in-person and online event series that will introduce you to these solutions. Please find the upcoming events list below. This page will be updated…

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Microsoft Data Platform Days in Canada

You are invited!The rise of machine learning and advanced analytics‚ combined with cloud unlimited capacity for data storage & computation marks a unique point in history. This is an incredible opportunity for organizations to innovate with agility and drive incredible impact using data‚ and this opportunity is here today.  Join Microsoft and industry experts to…

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Microsoft Data Platform Overview

Update 2015-11-11: Updated the graphics to include Azure Data Catalog. The variety of offerings in Microsoft's end-to-end analytics platform sometimes feels overwhelming, especially with the rapid evolution. For example, at the Build conference we announced the upcoming availability of Azure SQL DW and Azure Data Lake, while at the Ignite conference we presented the new…

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MVP Series: 7 Ways to Lose Your DBA Job

We are thrilled to have special guest authors from the Canadian MVP Award Program contributing posts.  For the next few weeks, we will be posting a different article from one of our Canadian SQL Server MVPs each week.  We hope you enjoy them, please feel free to leave a comment. Thanks to Karen Lopez for…

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MVP Series: Promoting an Excel Tabular Model to SSAS

We are thrilled to have special guest authors from the Canadian MVP Award Program contributing posts around their favourite tips, tricks & features of SQL 2014.  For the next few weeks, we will be posting a different article from one of our Canadian SQL Server MVPs each week.  We hope you enjoy them, please feel…

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