All about Kerberos in Microsoft BI in SQL PASS Virtual Chapter

My Colleague, Parikshit Savjani will be presenting on All about Kerberos in Microsoft BI in SQL PASS Virtual Chapter Next Friday (14th Dec 20120). Feel free to join and please forward it to any interested audience as well. Session will focus on – Setting up and Configuring Kerberos for MSBI is one of the…


SQL Server in Windows Azure Virtual Machine Early Adoption Cook Book

Are you interested in running SQL Server in a Windows Azure Virtual Machine? You’ve come to the right place! This wiki is for people interested in testing their SQL Server workloads in Windows Azure Virtual Machine. We’re writing this wiki as we go so check back frequently or subscribe to the RSS feed to get…


TechEd Australia 2012: Call for Topics is Live!

Planning for TechEd Australia 2012! is well underway, and this year I have the opportunity to assist Database & BI track along with my colleagues Marcy Larsen, Shashank Pawar, Ron Dunn and Simon Brown. TechED wouldn’t be a success without great content from the field, and as such it presents an opportunity to showcase your…


Learn SQL Server 2012 Development Now!

If you want to learn how to develop database and business intelligence solutions that fully exploit SQL Server 2012 improvements, this resource is for you! The SQL Server 2012 Developer Training Kit includes technical content like labs, demos and presentations that you can use to learn SQL Server 2012 or to deliver your own training…


Denali – Feature Update Event @ Adelaide – SA

      The Next Major Release of SQL Server is Coming – Are You Ready?   SQL Server Codename “Denali” is the next major release of SQL Server following SQL 2008 R2. It is currently in pre-release (CTP 3) and the release date is expected to be announced soon. Denali is a cloud-ready information…


SQL Server Code Name “Denali” CTP3 Product Guide

We are pleased to announce the release of the SQL Server Code Name “Denali” Community Technology Preview 3 (CTP3) Product Guide v1. This is a single download that organizes the CTP3 content for easier viewing. It is available for download at   The SQL Server Code Name “Denali” CTP3 Product Guide includes useful resources…



Codenamed ‘Denali’, the next release of SQL Server, features improvements for developers and IT professionals alike. We encourage customers and partners to sign up for the Metro Early Adoption program, which offers confidential online meetings with the SQL Server evangelism, marketing and engineering teams; deep dive developer labs; beta support; instructor-led training and much more.