Welcome to the Quad Cities PASS Chapter (QCPASS)

QCPASS is a SQL Server User Group in the Quad Cities area (Davenport & Bettendorf, IA and Rock Island & Moline, IL and the surrounding area).  We meet monthly, typically on the 2nd Wednesday of the month.  Meetings are always FREE and food will typically be provided.  Please come be a part of our local community! 

Time:           5:30 PM   Dinner
                  6:00 PM   Meeting
 
Location:     201 N Harrison St (4th Floor)
                   Davenport, IA

Parking:     Parking Ramp      - enter from Harrison St (.75/hr)
                 Parking Ramp      - enter from Harrison St (south side, no gate, FREE)
  On street parking - FREE after 5:00 PM

If you would like to be on our email list, please join our chapter by registering for a free PASS membership at http://www.sqlpass.org and adding our chapter to your myChapters page.  Please also check back here at the website for details!

Speakers and sponsors please contact us from our "About Us" page.

 

 


Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - Granite City

 

Sponsors:  2 raffle items will include an Amazon Echo and a $200 Best Buy gift card!

Veam, NetApp and Sirius will be reviewing how the SQL and Microsoft environment can be optimized and maximized with this holistic solution. This platform solution leverages replication and integration of the line of business applications leveraging back up and management of the SQL environment to reduce complexity, increase performance, and data management in the cloud.


Sirius is a national integrator of technology-based business solutions that span the enterprise, including the data center and lines of business. Built on products and services from the world’s top technology companies, Sirius solutions are installed, configured and supported by our dedicated teams of highly certified experts.  To learn more, visit https://www.siriuscom.com

 

Veeam® recognizes the new challenges companies across the globe face in enabling the Always-On Enterprise™, a business that must operate 24.7.365.  To address this, Veeam has pioneered a new market of Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™ by helping organizations meet recovery time and point objectives (RTPO™) of less than 15 minutes for all applications and data, through a fundamentally new kind of solution that delivers high-speed recovery, data loss avoidance, verified recoverability, leveraged data and complete visibility.

To learn more, visit https://www.veeam.com

 

Leading organizations worldwide count on NetApp for software, systems and services to manage and store their data. Customers value the company’s teamwork, expertise and passion for helping them succeed now and into the future. To learn more, visit www.netapp.com.


RSVPs are appreciated so we know how much food to order - just click on the big red button below.

Eventbrite - QCPASS Meeting - August 10, 2016

 

 


PASS Summit 2016 - QCPASS Chapter Discount Code


Save $150 and help QCPASS by registering with this discount code.

Chapter: Quad Cities PASS Chapter

Unique Discount Code: LC15WCH6

*The discount code cannot be combined with any other PASS Summit 2016 registration, and cannot be applied retroactively.

Hope to see you in Seattle!




 

O'REILLY User Group Offer

Receive a 35% discount on Wiley ebooks.  Use code DSUG35 when placing an order online at oreilly.com.


 


Microsoft Press - Free ebook: Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2012

Friends, the final and complete version of Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2012, by Ross Mistry (@RossMistry) and Stacia Misner (@StaciaMisner), is now ready as a free download! You can download the PDF version of this title here (288 pages; 10.8 MB).  The EPUB is here, and the MOBI is here.

If you prefer a hard copy of the book, you can order it here for $14.99.

We are releasing this title to help you learn about the new features and capabilities in SQL Server 2012, which Microsoft released to manufacturing (RTM) on March 6, 2012. You can expect general availability of the product to begin on April 1, 2012.

Please help us share the news about this ebook. And enjoy!

 


 


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