SQL Server Sri Lanka User Group – Jun 2013

Kicking off the June UG meeting on Jun 19th, the SQL Server Sri Lanka User Group (SS SLUG) had quite a good attendance of 65 pax. There were two sessions delivered by two experienced individuals – Prithiviraj Kulasingham (Sri Lanka SQL Server MVP), Database Architect, Pearson Lanka and Jude Milstan, Associate Manager – IT Infrastructure, … Continue reading

Singapore MVPs Bring Microsoft Partners Through The Latest Offerings In SharePoint & Lync

1 day-seminar, 3 breakout tracks, 17 technical sessions, 28 speakers! Hosted by Microsoft Singapore, the Q3 Partner Briefing provides Microsoft Partners, a quick learning on the latest offerings on Microsoft Cloud Computing, Office 365, SharePoint, Lync, SQL, Dynamics CRM and how they can leverage these solutions for their customers. Held on Mar 13, at Concorde … Continue reading

Singapore MVP Helps University Scale New Heights with Microsoft’s Big Data Vision

March 19th. A major milestone for the National University of Singapore (NUS) (one of the world’s top Universities)! NUS announced on March 19th on the successful implementation of SQL Server 2012 to give employees in its Centre for Instructional Technology (CIT) the ability to run hypotheses and validate IT proposals on a self-service basis. The … Continue reading

Webcast: Introducing : SQL Server Spatial Data

Have you wondered what is Spatial Data (SQL Server)? Then, watch this video created by Indonesia SQL Server MVP Suherman STP on Introducing : SQL Server Spatial Data. He will gives you an introduction on the presence of features of spatial data in SQL Server 2008. This feature can be found in SQL Server 2008 and … Continue reading

Sri Lanka MVP Gets the Thumbs Up from the Organizers of SQL Saturday #180

The SQL Saturday #180 training event in Kathmandu Nepal held on Dec 15,  had 9 technical sessions, 7 speakers, was catered for SQL Server professionals and those wanting to learn about SQL Server. In partnership with Professional Association for SQL Server (SQLPass), Verisk Information Technologies and Confio Software,  this free training event covered a a … Continue reading

T-SQL Teaser and Lightning Talks on “Anything-SQL”at SS SLUG

SQL Server Sri Lanka User Group (SSLUG) was held on August 15, 2012 at Pearson Lanka. During this community meet-up discussion, the SQLServerUniverse.com has  launched a monthly teaser called the T-SQL teaser where a T-SQL problem is published on their website, inviting the community members to mail in their answers. The best answer will be … Continue reading

MVPs Harness The Power of Cloud & Scores High in Speaker Ratings!

What is Private Cloud? How has it changed the role of IT as cloud innovator? How can we accelerate our career and solve today’s most challenging technical problems while preparing for tomorrow’s innovation? Answers can be found in the Microsoft Cloud Summit 2012! Themed with the slogan ‘Built For the Future. Ready Now.’, Microsoft Singapore … Continue reading

“Breaking a Myth” and “Doing it Right” at SS SLUG

The Sri Lanka SQL Server User Group meet-up was held on July 18, 2012 at Microsoft Sri Lanka. A surprise give-away of SQL Server 2012 t-shirts for (almost) every participant courtesy Microsoft Sri Lanka was the highlight of the event. The meet-up included a full-length session and a mini session targeting database developers and administrators … Continue reading

Access MVP invited to speak at The Amazing Microsoft Access Seminar in Indonesia

May 27th, 2012. Organized by Himpunan Mahasiswa Manajemen Informatika/Management Information Technology Students Association (HIMMI) BSI Cikarang, The Amazing Microsoft Access Seminar was held with the theme ‘The Use of Microsoft Access to Manage the Database Server’. Indonesia Access MVP Haer Talib and community influencers were invited to deliver 3 sessions at this event, and was … Continue reading

Brunei MVP reviews ‘Entity Framework 4.1: Expert’s Cookbook’

Brunei Windows Azure MVP Chandana Nilanka Athauda was invited by PacktPub publisher to provide a book review for ‘Entity Framework 4.1: Expert’s Cookbook’, written by Devlin Liles and Tim Rayburn. In this review, Chandana shared his thoughts on the book and would also like to recommend this book to anyone who wants to get an … Continue reading