Microsoft Data Platform User Group Norway

Welcome to Microsoft Data Platform User Group Norway!

PASSChapterLogo.jpgMicrosoft Data Platform User Group Norway (MDPUG Norway, formerly SQL Server User Group Norway) is for for everyone interested in or working with Microsoft Data Platform technologies including SQL Server, SQL Server Reporting Services & Analysis Services, Information Management (SQL Server Integration Services, Azure Data Factory (ADF) & Data Sync), Power BI, Analytics Platform System, Cortana Analytics Suite, Azure Data Lake, Azure DocumentDB, Azure HDInsight and Hadoop, Spark, & Storm on Azure, Azure Machine Learning, Azure Search, Azure SQL Data Warehouse, Azure SQL Database and Azure Stream Analytics. Our goals are to share knowledge, present new technologies, network and have fun. We welcome everyone from database administrators and developers to business intelligence professionals and students.

Membership is free, join us today!

We are always looking for speakers. Have you worked on an interesting project? Discovered a cool feature? Built an automated framework? Performance tuned the heck out of an application? Scripted all your daily tasks? Join us and share your experiences! We are looking for both Norwegian and English presentations of all levels.

Our meetings are managed via our Meetup group. You can also find Microsoft Data Platform User Group Norway on LinkedIn and you can join us on Twitter by following @MDPUGNorway and using the hashtag #MDPUGNorway.

Next Meeting




What's new in SQL Server 2019 w Jon Jahren and Azure Data Factory w Erik Flateby

We're so lucky to have Jon Jahren coming back to us, and this time it's all about SQL Server 2019!

Featured Presentation:

Highlights of SQL Server 2019

Jon Jahren Microsoft

In this session we will cover the highlights of SQL Server 2019, including: - SQL Server Big Data clusters running Spark and HDFS - Intelligent Query Processing gets even better - Always Encrypted with Secure Enclaves - Built-in Data Mapping and Classification - Availability Groups with Kubernetes - Polybase v2 rocks! - Introducing new friends like Java, UTF-8, Azure Data Studio and much more

About Jon:

Learnings and thoughts from using Azure Data Factory

Erik Flateby, Data Platform Solution Architect Microsoft

Update! Erik Flateby will also join us for this meetup - and he will show us some learnings and thoughts from using Azure Data Factory version 2 in a real-life BI project at Avinor. In this 200-300 level session we will look at how to create a data pipeline that integrates a host of Azure services, including Eventhubs, Azure Data Lake, StreamAnalytics, Azure Analysis Services and Azure SSIS Integration Runtimes.

About Erik:
Erik Flateby is Data Platform Solution Architect with Microsoft Norway. Before that he was an independent BI consultant and founder of Acuit A/S. Holding an MCSE:BI certification and having used SQL Server since version 2000 his area of expertise is ETL, data warehousing and reporting. He is also a Microsoft Certified Trainer. Outside of work he enjoys sci-fi and the great outdoors surrounding Oslo.



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