William Durkin is Co-Founder and Data Platform Architect at Data Masterminds. He uses his decade of experience with SQL Server to help multinational corporations achieve their data management goals. Born in the UK and now based in Germany, William has worked as a Database Developer and DBA on projects spanning 5 continents.
William Durkin has submitted 2 sessions for SQLBits 2019, although the agenda hasn't been chosen yet. See all submitted sessions.

Pending Sessions

Time is a limited resource for a DBA and we need all the help we can get to claw back those precious minutes. Automation is the answer to this problem. There have been limited options for DBAs in the past, but that is changing. Come see how.
IT often breaks without any real apparent reason. Error messages don't always help. We'll see how to break down a problem and make educated guesses to reduce the possible solutions to the right one.


Previous Sessions

Enterprise Edition is crazy expensive but the features are crazy cool. How can you achieve the same effect without having to buy Expensive Edition? Come and find out.
SQL Server Replication: What is it? How does it work? Why would you want to use it in your environment?
Query Store was the cool new feature in SQL 2016, but what about those of us stuck on older versions of SQL Server? Introducing: Open Query Store! This session will explain what OQS is and how it can help you take control of your query plans.