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Analytics and AI on the Microsoft platform – Marcel Franke –



Conference time – From data to business advantage

I’m happy to say that I will present another session on Data Analytics together with Rafal Lukawiecki on the 21st of March in Zurich. This event is organized by Microsoft and Rafal and is focused on Data Analytics with the... Continue Reading →

Analytic Powerhouse–Parallel Data Warehouse and R

It’s already some weeks ago since I presented this session about PDW and R at the SQL Server Conference in Darmstadt. The conference itself was very nice, we had about 350 participants, mostly from Germany. I wanted to take the... Continue Reading →

German SQL Server Conference in February

I’m very happy to say that Germany has its own SQL Server conference this year. After the SQL Server 2012 Launch event in Cologne Microsoft and the PASS community organized another launch event for SQL Server 2014. This time the... Continue Reading →

Create a Data Science Lab with Microsoft and Open Source Tools

…this was the title of my session I had at the SQL Rally Nordic. Together with my friends Gerhard, Alexei and Thomas and a crowd of the best speakers in the PASS community we had the chance to present in... Continue Reading →

PASS SQLRally Nordic Is Back!

November is SQLRally time…Also this year we will have the 3rd SQLRally Nordics event. After Stockholm and Copenhagen we are now back again in Stockholm. The event is growing successful from year to year and I’m happy to have the... Continue Reading →

SQL Server conference for free – register for SQL Saturday 230

Also this year the PASS community will offer a free SQL Saturday event in Germany. SQLSaturday is a training event for SQL Server professionals and those wanting to learn about SQL Server. On the 13th of July the SQL Saturday... Continue Reading →

Vote for SQLBits Sessions

The next SQLBits conference will talk place in May in Nottingham and it’s time for session voting. And because it’s a community conference the community can vote for the sessions they love to see. I also submitted two sessions, so... Continue Reading →

Time to catch up

It was a little bit quite here in the last weeks. The reason for this was a trip to Seattle that needed to be prepared. I visited the Product Advisory Summit of SQL Server, which was a small conference with... Continue Reading →

12th European TDWI Conference started today

The Data Warehouse Institute (TDWI) started today the 12th European Data Warehouse Conference in Munich:  The conference will take three days and lot’s of vendors like Microsoft, SAP, Oracle and all the other big players will be there. I... Continue Reading →

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