David Postlethwaite has been a SQL Server and Oracle DBA since 2008. He now lives and works in Copenhagen supporting databases, Azure, Devops, NetApp, security, auditing, mentoring and whatever else his company asks him to work on. In a previous life he was a .NET developer and way back in history a Windows and Netware administrator.


This talk takes a look at Cloud Computing – what it is, the types of Cloud available and their advantages and disadvantages along with what Microsoft Azure has to offer.
The word Kerberos can strike fear into a SQL DBA as well as many Windows Server Administrators. This talk looks at the principle of Kerberos, how it applies to SQL Server and what we need to do ensure it works
This talk sets out to explain some of the terminology, the differences and the similarities between Oracle and SQL Server and hopefully make Oracle not look quite so intimidating.
In this 20 minute session we will have an overview and demos of Dynamic Data Masking which allows us to obfuscate data in real time
Come and hear our top five disasters and how we managed them (or not)