Author: Kristen Dean

PASS Database Adminstration SIG Live Meeting Event: February 27th at 12pm EST

PASS hosts several SIGs (Special Interest Groups) in the area of Database Administration, Business Intelligence, Application Development and Women in Technology. The PASS Database Adminstration SIG is offering a live meeting event featuring TJay Belt. TJay will give a talk about SQL Server Logical Query Processing Abstract: The first noticeable aspect of SQL that is

SQL Server 2005 SP3 – Your Vote is Needed!!!

The current “buzz” about SQL Server is the upcoming release of SQL Server 2008 and all the new features that will help to revolutionize the way data is used.  This is awesome and it’s great that Microsoft is sticking with their promise to release new versions of the product every 2-3 years.  But, I feel it’s just

SQL Server 2008 Training: Saturday, April 5th (Microsoft-Iselin Office/Registration Required)

SQL Server 2008 Training SQL Server 2008 is an evolutionary step forward in database technologies.  Join Hilary Cotter as he introduces you to the exciting new features and works with you in “Hands On” Labs. Date: Saturday, April 5th Location: NJ Microsoft Office 194 Wood Avenue South (Prudential Building), Sixth Floor Iselin, NJ 08830 Required Registration

FREE Microsoft Conference in Atlantic City, NJ April 22-24

Event Overview: This is a unique event designed for developers, architects, technical and business decision makers in the healthcare industry. Please join us to discover how Microsoft, its partners, and customers make possible the delivery of Software + Services in Health & Life Sciences. Conference: http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032360756&Culture=en-US Agenda and Tracks: http://blogs.msdn.com/hlsdpe/pages/HLSDevCon2008Tracks.aspx (adding a few more!) NOTE: Discounted Hotel Rooms are available

SQL Server 2005 Developer: Princeton, NJ (Contract to Hire)

SQL Server 2005 Developer must have a strong demonstrable experience in creating detail designs for relational databases to achieve high performance and to be able to develop through development lifecycle. Study Requirements and High Level designs specs and produce detailed designs Define Database layer logic and interfaces and document them Define Physical Data Models Contribute

SQL Programmer – Northern NJ

Long term contract opportunity.At least 2-3 years as programmer, a minimum of 1-4 years in analytical role.  Must has Strong SQL experience. vb.net a plus. Requirements: * Analysis, design, coding, and testing of components of large systems. * Develop detailed specifications from which code will be written. * Develops project plans * Excellent Communication skills

Local User Group Websites (NJ/NY/CT/PA/DE)

I attended the NYC Microsoft Heroes Happen Here Launch event on 3/4/08.  My role in attending this event was to represent PASS and the local user groups at the Community User Group Table.  As the day went on, it became more apparent to me that folks are having a difficult time finding the websites of the local user groups.  Peter Laudati (NY/NJ/CT Developer