Welcome to the SF Valley SQL Server User Group aka SQL Malibu!

Join us every 3rd Wednesday of every month between 6:30 pm and 9:00PM, where we network and discuss SQL Server topics. We will have swag giveaways at the end of the each presentation too. Our monthly meeting are FREE (admission and parking), casual and EVERYONE is welcome. We are WALK-IN friendly. Hope to see you very soon!!!

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Next Meeting: Wed, Jun 12 2013

Malibu SQL Server UG: xVelocity Fundamentals

Language: English
Event Type: In-Person
Online Meeting URL: None
RSVPURL: http://sqlmalibu1306.eventbrite.com

 Come and join us at SQL Malibu for another great featured presentation. Refreshments will be provided free of charge! This month we have a couple of exciting prize draws and announcements around SQL Server space.


06:30 pm - 07:00 pm Networking / Snacks
07:00 pm - 08:30 pm Welcome note and Presentation
08:30 pm - 09:00 pm Prize Draw and Networking 

RSVP http://sqlmalibu1306.eventbrite.com/ 


UTC : Thu, Jun 13 2013 01:30 - 04:00
Event Time : Wed, Jun 12 2013 18:30 - 21:00 Pacific Daylight Time
Your Local Time: Thu, Jun 13 2013 01:30 - 04:00


6600 Topanga Canyon Blvd
Canoga Park, California

Direction: None

Featured Presentation

xVelocity Fundamentals: Understanding PowerPivot and AS Tabular

Speaker: Brent Greenwood, Senior BI Engineer / DBA Altegris Investments

Summary: xVelocity… PowerPivot… Tabular… What are these new technologies, how do they work, and what can they do for me? Attend this session to gain an understanding of the fundamental concepts and components of the xVelocity Engine within PowerPivot and Analysis Services Tabular. We'll cover the core design principles, how data models are built, what happens during model processing, and what happens at query time. We'll also cover common solution deployment patterns and some recommendations for model design that will help ensure optimal results for your PowerPivot & Tabular solutions.

About Brent: Brent Greenwood, MS, MCITP, CBIP, is a PowerPivot junkie and long-time Microsoft BI Pro with 13+ years of experience in the data analysis, data warehousing, and business intelligence crafts. He's delivered solutions and worn lots of different hats in a variety of verticals, including Investment Management, Brokerage, Insurance Services, Healthcare, and Higher Education. Most importantly, Brent is a cycling enthusiast and loves riding and building prototypes with AdventureWorks cycling data.


SQL Joke of the month

Teacher: Oracle?
“Present sir”
Teacher: DB2?
“Present sir”
Teacher: SQL Server?
“Present sir”
Teacher: MySQL?
Teacher: MySQL?
Teacher: Where the hell is MySQL
[In rushes MySQL, unshaven, hair a mess]
Teacher: Where have you been MySQL
“Sorry sir I thought it was February 31st

(source: https://sqlwithmanoj.com/2011/01/10/sql-jokes/)

Tech Art of the month