Craig has worked on small databases to mutli-terabyte data warehouses. Primarily focused on performance optimization and has an unhealthy obsession with the internals of the database and Integration Services engine.
Technologies include, SQL Server, HP Vertica, and Cloudera Impala.
Craig Ottley-Thistlethwaite has submitted 3 sessions for SQLBits XIV, although the agenda hasn't been chosen yet. See all submitted sessions
This session is aimed as an introduction to MSBuild and how you can leverage the engine to build and deploy your source code. We'll look at the full Business Intelligence stack.
So you've heard you can modify the build and deployment actions for a database project (sqlproj), but you're not sure where to start. Join this session to take an in depth look into how you can customize the database build and deployment.
Ever wondered if you can optimize your sql projects so you don't have to do unnecessary work? Take a look at how I've optimized SSDT Deployments by use case.
So you have heard of SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT), you have started using it but not entirely sure how to use it to it's full potential. This session is perfect for adopters of SSDT and how to get the most out of it.
SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT) provide a new declarative model for building SQL Server databases. Come and learn more from Craig and Jamie who have both been using SSDT to do that for many months.