Welcome to the Nashville SQL Server Users Group

Monthly Meetings

Our regular monthly meetings occur on the last Friday of each month from 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM. Lunch is served during the first half hour and the scheduled session begins at noon. We meet at Nova Copy which is located at 15 Lindsley Avenue, Nashville, TN 37210.

Next Meeting: Fri, Jul 24 2015

July Meeting - Tim Radney

Language: English
Event Type: In-Person
Online Meeting URL: None
RSVPURL: None



Speaker BIO:

TIM RADNEY

SQLskills.com

Principal Consultant



Tim is a SQL Server MVP. He has presented at PASS, SQL Saturdays, user groups and numerous webinars. In addition Tim runs the Columbus GA SQL Users Group, is a PASS Regional Mentor and was named a PASS Outstanding Volunteer in 2012. He’s married with three children and has a passion for electronics. He also farms chickens (for eggs) and tilapias in his spare time.



Email: Tim@SQLskills.com 

Website: http://www.SQLskills.com 

Full Bio: http://www.sqlskills.com/about/tim-radney/

Blog: http://www.SQLskills.com/blogs/tim

Twitter: http://twitter.com/TRadney

Microsoft MVP since 2014

Session Information:

Common SQL Server Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Making mistakes is natural, but learning from them and avoiding them in future takes effort. There's no substitute for experience or the shared wisdom of others to help you learn what mistakes to avoid. In this session, Tim will share with you a ton of what he's learned over the years from working and consulting at multiple Fortune-level companies. You'll hear about real-world environments he has worked on where there was a high impact from administrators making mistakes in how SQL Server was configured and administered. You'll learn many proven and accepted best practices for installing, configuring and supporting SQL Server to help your environment run as smoothly as possible and you'll leave with a checklist of items to take home to make sure your SQL Server environment is configured properly.

When

iCal
UTC : Fri, Jul 24 2015 17:00 - 18:00
Event Time : Fri, Jul 24 2015 12:00 - 13:00 Central Daylight Time
Your Local Time: Fri, Jul 24 2015 17:00 - 18:00

Where

15 Lindsley Avenue
Nashville, Tennessee

Direction: None

Featured Presentation

Common SQL Server Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Speaker: Tim Radney, Principal Consultant SQLskills

Summary: Making mistakes is natural, but learning from them and avoiding them in future takes effort. There's no substitute for experience or the shared wisdom of others to help you learn what mistakes to avoid. In this session, Tim will share with you a ton of what he's learned over the years from working and consulting at multiple Fortune-level companies. You'll hear about real-world environments he has worked on where there was a high impact from administrators making mistakes in how SQL Server was configured and administered. You'll learn many proven and accepted best practices for installing, configuring and supporting SQL Server to help your environment run as smoothly as possible and you'll leave with a checklist of items to take home to make sure your SQL Server environment is configured properly.

About Tim: Tim Radney is a principal consultant with SQLskills and a Microsoft SQL Server MVP.

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