Next Meeting

Date Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Speakers: Chris Anderson and Glenn Burnett

Topic: Lightning Talks: Partially Contained Databases; Configuring a Test Environment

"Partially Contained Databases" - Chris Anderson.  Partially contained databases - a feature of SQL Server 2012 and later - ease an issue with migration or restoration of databases to another server.  In an uncontained database, logins exist on the server, ratehr than a particular database.  Extra steps are required to identify and move the logins required to that database.  Partially contained databases allow a contained user with authentication stored within the database itself.

"Configuring a Test Environment" - Glenn Burnett.  Configure a SQL Server test environment using no-cost virtualization and preview Windows and SQL Server software.

Sponsor:

Randstad. Free food and raffle! 
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Welcome

The Sacramento SQL Server User Group meets the first Wednesday of every month. Most sessions will have a presentation; however, throughout the year we schedule a few group sessions designed to provide a forum that allows attendees to discuss real-world SQL Server related questions, issues and concerns which are addressed as a group.

We start each meeting with some time to network and get situated. Unless otherwise noted, the schedule for each meeting will be:

6:00 PM - 6:15 PM: Mingle/networking, get food & beverages, presentation setup
6:15 PM - 6:30 PM: Group announcements, agenda, introduce speaker
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM: Presentation
7:30 PM - 8:00 PM: Post-meeting discussions


New Meeting Location:

We have a new meeting location as of October 2013:

Patrick Hays Learning Center
2700 Gateway Oaks Drive
Suite 2600
Sacramento, CA 95833

Once inside the building, take the stairs or elevator to the second floor, then enter Suite 2600.


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Announcements

SQLSaturday #399: SQLSaturday 399 was held on July 25, 2015  http://www.sqlsaturday.com/399/EventHome.aspx

SQLSaturday #312: SQLSaturday 312 was held on July 12, 2014  http://sac.sqlpass.org/SQLSaturday/SQLSaturday312.aspx

PASS Summit 2013: Watch the Keynotes, select sessions, interviews and more from PASS Summit 2013 at the PASStv site: http://www.sqlpass.org/summit/2013/PASStv.aspx

SACSQLUG Meeting Archive: Our meeting archive pages have been revised:
http://sac.sqlpass.org/MeetingArchive.aspx

24 Hours of PASS: The Summer 2013 24 Hours of PASS session recordings are now available for viewing:
http://www.sqlpass.org/summit/2013/Sessions/SneakPeeks.aspx

SQLSaturday #222: Our second annual Sacramento SQLSaturday was held on July 27, 2013; more info, pictures, blog and tweet links:
http://sac.sqlpass.org/SQLSaturday/SQLSaturday222.aspx

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