Archive for month: February, 2012

Upcoming Presentation: MADPASS Meeting April 25th

28 February, 2012 (10:00) | SQL | By: Mark V

After attending a great SSRS session by Jes Schultz Borland (blog | Twitter)¬†at the 2011 PASS Summit (SQUEE!), I mentioned to Jes that one of my goals for 2012 is to present more. Well, lo and behold, she invited me to present at MADPASS , the PASS chapter in Madison, WI. SQL Community in action. […]

Facing The Challenge: Designing a BI Infrastructure With SQL 2008 (70-452)

21 February, 2012 (10:00) | Books, Professional Development, SQL | By: Mark V

On Monday, Feb 6th, I passed exam 70-452, Designing a Business Intelligence Infrastructure Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008. Hazzah. I am really excited about that, not because I get a shiny new MCITP certification, but because it validates how much I have learned. When I started working with SQL Server about 5 years ago, I […]