The big announcements!
In the early hours of Thursday (Australian time), some big announcements about SQL Server are being made. As a tremendous scoop, we have Lindsey Allen, Group Program Manager for SQL Server, will present to us via Skype to run through this news and explain how it will impact the database world. This is going to be one of the first presentations about this information anywhere in the world, from the woman who is at the centre of whole thing!
About the presenter
Lindsey Allen is the Principal Group Program Manager for SQL Server 2016 and SQL Server core engine (SE, RE, EE, In-Memory OLTP and Columnstore) Prior, she was lead architect and manager of Azure Data Customer Advisory Team focusing on end to end solution design and optimization for strategic Microsoft customers such as IoT connected cars and hospitals, mission critical transactional and data warehouse systems, real time monitoring system with streaming analytics. In the 21 years working at Microsoft, Lindsey architected and optimized some of the largest and most complex mission critical systems in the world.