Guy Glantser, Data Platform MVP, is the leader of the Israeli PASS local group and also the CEO and founder of Madeira Data Solutions. His career has been focused on the Microsoft Data Platform for the past 20 years, performing various database roles as either an on-site DBA, an external consultant or a speaker. Guy is involved in many activities in the Microsoft Data Platform community. He occasionally speaks at community events, such as PASS Summit, SQLBits, SQL Saturdays and user groups around the world. He also co-hosts the SQL Server Radio podcast.

Guy Glantser has submitted 7 sessions for SQLBits 2019, although the agenda hasn't been chosen yet. See all submitted sessions.

Pending Sessions

What should I use? A temporary table or a table variable? What’s the difference? These are very common questions. In this session we will provide some surprising answers. This is a must session for every SQL Server developer.
SQL Server 2017 offers a lot of features and capabilities to handle Big Data scenarios. In this session, we will first identify these scenarios, and we will try to answer the question: “Is SQL Server the right tool for the job?”.
Attend this session to get a recipe for installing and configuring SQL Server for best performance, availability, security and manageability.
In this session we will learn how to correctly monitor page splits in SQL Server in order to increase index efficiency and improve performance.
If you never have errors in your SSIS packages, then you don't need to attend this session. But if you want your packages to be reliable and safe, and to handle errors appropriately, then this session is for you.
Large tables present a challenge in terms of maintenance and performance. In this session we will analyze a common use case involving a very large table, and we will see how SQL Server 2017 can make this challenge a piece of cake.
One of the common reasons for poor performance is the wrong use of parameters in queries. This session will teach you how to identify these cases and how to correctly use them in order to boost your application performance.


Previous Sessions

In this session you'll learn how to analyze execution plans efficiently, how to track the real bottleneck quickly, and how to avoid some common mistakes that will save you a lot of time and frustration…