Data Warehousing features in SQL 2008

Features to be covered include:
  • Resource Governer
  • Compression
  • STAR Joins
  • Parallelism Improvements
  • Minimally Logged Inserts
  • Read Committed Snapshot Isolation Enhancements
  • SSIS Improvements
  • Anything else that springs to mind...:o)
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  • SpeakerBIO
    James Rowland-Jones is a Principal Program Manager for Microsoft. He is passionate about delivering highly scalable solutions that are creative, simple and elegant in their design. James specializes in big data warehouse solutions such as Microsoft Analytics Platform System (APS), Azure SQL Data Warehouse. Hadoop ecosystems. James is a keen advocate for the SQL Server community; both internationally and in the UK. He has previously served on the Board of Directors for PASS and helped organise SQLBits. James was awarded Microsoft’s MVP accreditation from 2008 - 2015 for his services to the community.


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