Rich Benner is a performance tuning DBA with over 10 years experience in SQL Server. He's been involved in a wide variety of different aspects of SQL Server; Query performance tuning, urgent troubleshooting, indexing strategy, database architecture and is the subject matter expert on SQL Server within his company. Currently Rich is a the Principle SQL Performance Expert for a large software development company in the UK.

Rich Benner has submitted 6 sessions for SQLBits 2020, although the agenda hasn't been chosen yet. See all submitted sessions.

Pending Sessions

Remember those “choose your own adventure” books from when we were little? Yep, that’s what we’re doing in this session.
SQL Server 2019 comes with Python as an installation option. Let’s use this to gather data from various sources to create your test and development data.
Ever need somebody to run a script and send the results to you? Had problems with csv or XML fields? Let's build a C# app to do it easily and simply.
Azure Data Studio is the newest tool from Microsoft to query your databases. Come to this session to see if it's something that could replace SSMS in your environment.
You’ve just been given a server that is having problems and you need to diagnose it quickly. This session will take you through designing your own toolkit to help you quickly diagnose a wide array of problems.
Overview of SQL 2019's new Intelligent Database features, can you make use of them and what will they mean for you?


Previous Sessions

The new SQL Server tool designed to help manage your estate