Whats new in SQL Server "Denali"?

This presentation will cover all of the new engine and tools features coming our way in the next major version of SQL Server. From contained databases to high availability to T-SQL enhancements, we will cover the good, the bad, the missing and the ugly.  Several demos and no marketing.
Presented by Aaron Bertrand at SQLBits VIII
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  • SpeakerBIO
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    Aaron is a senior consultant for SQL Sentry, makers of performance monitoring and event management software for SQL Server, Analysis Services, and Windows. He has been blogging at sqlblog.com since 2006, focusing on manageability, performance, and new features; has been an MVP since 1997-98; and speaks frequently at user group meetings and SQL Saturday events.
    http://www.sqlperformance.com/author/abertrand
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