Mission Critical Performance with SQL Server 2014
SQL Server pros, do you want to find out how SQL Server 2014 can help you improve performance speed by 10–30 times, using the same hardware you have today—and improve reliability at the same time? Get in on a technical preview of the new Mission Critical features of SQL Server 2014, led by the team of Microsoft experts who own the features.

Course Outline:

  • In-Memory OLTP (Online Transaction Processing)
  • AlwaysOn Enhancements
  • Online Database Enhancements
  • Buffer Pool Extension and Resource Governor for IO
Instructor Team
Jos de Bruijn | Microsoft Program Manager
Jos de Bruijn is a Program Manager in the SQL Server Database Systems team. He works on the Hekaton project, which brings memory-optimized OLTP database technology to SQL Server. Currently, his main focus is on T-SQL surface area and transaction semantics for Hekaton memory-optimized tables and natively compiled stored procedures. In a previous life, he obtained a Ph.D. in knowledge representation and semantic web technology, and he worked in academia for several years as an assistant professor.
Ajay Jagannathan | Microsoft Senior Program Manager
Ajay Jagannathan is a Senior Program Manager with the Microsoft SQL Server product group, based in Redmond, WA. He is currently responsible for servicing and supportability of various components inside the SQL Server database engine. Prior to this role, he was an Escalation Engineer in SQL Server Customer Service and Support (CSS) for over 12 years. He has a deep understanding of and experience in various components of the SQL Server product, starting with SQL Server 6.5 and up to and including the latest version, SQL Server 2014.
Darmadi Komo | Microsoft Product Marketing Manager
Darmadi Komo has been with Microsoft for over 13, years starting with Microsoft Consulting Services in Northern California; Partner, Technical Readiness in Southern California; Senior Product Technology Specialist for SQL Server in Singapore; and now Senior Technical Product Manager for SQL Server in Redmond, focusing on private cloud, virtualization, management, and security.
Live Event Details
December 3, 2013
9:00am–5:00pm PST
What: Fast-paced live virtual session
Cost: Free
Audience: IT Professional
Prerequisites: This course is intended for individuals responsible for designing, developing or administering SQL Server databases who are interested in the new capabilities of SQL Server 2014.