Dejan Sarka, MCT and
SQL Server MVP, is an independent trainer and consultant that focuses on
development of database & business intelligence applications. Besides projects, he spends about half of the
time on training and mentoring. He is the founder of the Slovenian SQL Server
and .NET Users Group. Dejan Sarka is the main author or coauthor of thirteen
books about databases and SQL Server. Dejan Sarka also developed many courses
and seminars for Microsoft, SolidQ and Pluralsight.
In this session, we are going to explain and test different DW features in SQL Server 2012, including star join optimization through bitmap filters, table partitioning, window functions, columnstore indices and more.
Excel is “The” analytical tool in Microsoft suite for advanced analysts. This session introduces Excel 2013 and 2010 business intelligence capabilities.
Writing efficient queries with temporal predicates is finally not a problem anymore.
This session introduces SQL Server 2012 and 2014 text mining capabilities.
R extends statistical and mathematical capabilities of SQL Server 2016.