Cathrine loves teaching and sharing knowledge. She is based in Norway and works as a consultant, focusing on Business Intelligence and Data Warehouse projects. Her core skills are ETL, SSIS, Biml and T-SQL development, but she enjoys everything from programming to data visualization. Outside of work she's active in the SQL Server community as a Microsoft Data Platform MVP, BimlHero Certified Expert, author, speaker, blogger, organizer and chronic volunteer.

Cathrine Wilhelmsen has submitted 5 sessions for SQLBits 2019, although the agenda hasn't been chosen yet. See all submitted sessions.

Pending Sessions

Don't let those "uhms" dominate your presentation, and stop distracting your audience with floppy bunny hands. There will be zero bullet points, but many live demos of what NOT to do during a presentation - to help improve your presentation skills!
Azure Data Factory V2 came with many new capabilities and improvements. One of biggest game-changers is the Data Flow feature, allowing you to transform data at scale without having to write a single line of code.
Data virtualization is an alternative to Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) processes. It handles the complexity of integrating different data sources and formats without requiring you to replicate or move the data itself.
Azure Data Studio is a modern, lightweight, and cross-platform editor for data professionals. Learn how you can increase your productivity with features such as IntelliSense, code snippets, dashboard, extensions, and more!
Biml is not just for generating SSIS packages! Come and see how you can use Biml to save time and speed up other Data Warehouse development tasks like T-SQL development, test data creation, and dimension population.

Sessions

Previous Sessions

As data warehouse developers we deliver data to business users... but we don't deliver data as fast as we want. There are many things you can do to increase your own productivity and become a more efficient data warehouse developer.
SSIS is a powerful tool for extracting, transforming and loading data, but creating and maintaining a large number of SSIS packages can be both tedious and time-consuming. Learn how to speed up your SSIS development by using Biml and BimlScript.
Attend this session for an overview of Biml best practices and coding techniques. Learn how to centralize and reuse code, simplify logic, and create your own C# classes and methods. Improve your code and level up your Biml in no time!
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