The Triad SQL Server Users Group (TSSUG); is a forum where Microsoft SQL Server database administrators and developers meet to learn more about the product, share ideas and make contact with other similar individuals. Our group is run by SQL Server professionals for the benefit of anyone interested in participating in the group.
All of our meetings are free and open to anyone who is interested in sharing their knowledge of SQL Server. Our meetings are generally held on the last Tuesday of every other month, unless otherwise noted. Pizza and drinks are provided.
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Next Meeting: Tue, May 31 2016

Melissa Coates Presents Exploring New Features in SQL Server 2016

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

Bi-Monthly meeting


UTC : Tue, May 31 2016 22:00 - 00:00
Event Time : Tue, May 31 2016 18:00 - 20:00 Eastern Daylight Time
Your Local Time: Tue, May 31 2016 22:00 - 00:00


4821 Koger Blvd
Greensboro, North Carolina

Direction: None

Featured Presentation

Exploring New Features in SQL Server 2016

Speaker: Melissa Coates, Solution Architect BlueGranite

Summary: SQL Server 2016 is a substantial release with numerous new capabilities related to analytics, performance, security, system management, and hybrid cloud integration. In this technical overview, we will introduce the most useful and compelling new features in 2016. We will also include why each new feature is relevant, from a practical standpoint, for solving problems and bringing additional value.

About Melissa: Melissa Coates is a business intelligence developer based in Charlotte, NC. As a solution architect with BlueGranite, she specializes in delivering BI and data warehousing solutions using corporate and self-service BI tools. Formerly a CPA, Melissa is ridiculously proud to be an IT geek and downright giddy to be a SQL Server MVP. When Melissa steps away from the laptop, you can probably find her hanging out with her border collie on a paddle board. Melissa blogs at