Ignite 2015: Certification Central

I just seem to find my way into all the Microsoft Ignite 2015: Certification Central videos. This one was about Certifcation Central. I think the videos are better when they don’t ask me to speak. Be sure to follow Microsoft Learning for more learning resources and event news: https://twitter.com/mslearning and read their blog site for the latest on Microsoft training and certification: https://borntolearn.mslearn.net/

Mobility Transformed Events

WindowsMobileDid you miss Ignite? We are hitting the road and heading to 11 cities across the US. Come join members of the Microsoft product team for interactive discussions & demos at our Mobility Transformed: The Path to Windows 10 event series. Be one of the first to learn tips and tricks for Windows 10, Office 365, and more to ensure you are on the leading edge of devices and services. Register today for our IT Pro Event: http://aka.ms/mobilitytransformed

Microsoft Ignite 2016

CEZ8tC5VEAAPsQbFriday was the last day for the first annual Microsoft Ignite conference for enterprise and IT professionals. However, the company is already making plans for the second annual event, which will once again be held in Chicago. The dates for the conference will be May 9-13, 2016. Which means MCT Day will be held on May 7th where we hope to hold once again at the Microsoft Technology center.

ColumnStore Index

CEV6bUNVAAAFQYlThe updateable clustered columnstore in SQL Server 2014 offers a leading solution for your data warehouse workload with order of magnitude better data compression and query performance over traditional btree-based schemas. This session describes columnstore index internals with deep insight into data compression methodology for achieving high query performance. Additionally, we offer a sneak preview of column store investments planned for SQL Server.