Richard Tkachuk is a Principal Program Manager on the Microsoft  SQL Server Parallel Data Warehouse team. Richard has been with the PDW team since shortly after the acquisition of DATAllegro and helped ship the SQL Server PDW appliance.  Richard has been a part of SQL Server with a focus on data warehousing for over ten years.


This session provides an overview of the new Data Warehousing capabilities in SQL Server 2008 R2 Parallel Data Warehouse Edition