The Orlando SQL user group (OPASS) meets the third or fourth Thursday of every month at Logan's Roadhouse in Sanford, FL. We feature a different speaker every month covering a variety of topics. This is a free event centered around Microsoft SQL server, where everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend. Come join us for free learning, networking, food, and fun.
Getting started with Master Data Services 2012
In this presentation Luis will provide an overview of Master Data Services 2012. We will cover some of the core concepts, Architecture and describe how to create a Master Data Hub for the enterprise. Whether you are looking for a better solution for your business users than the common spread-marts or you are implementing a Master Data Management strategy to go along with your Enterprise Data Warehouse, this session is for you.
Luis Figueroa is an IT professional focused on delivering business solutions that leverage the Microsoft SQL Server platform. His area of expertise is Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence but he is passionate about all things SQL Server. With 10+ years of experience in the IT field, Luis has delivered data management solutions for companies in the Security, Online Marketing and Healthcare Industries. He is also the chapter leader of the MS BI user group of South Florida.
Practical Predictive Analytics
Fun demo intensive presentation on how to get started, implement, and use data mining and predictive analytics with Microsoft Analysis Services Data Mining offering. We will walk through the entire data mining lifecycle, build predictive models, evaluate performance, deploy, and use predictive queries in reports and visualization tools.
Jen Underwood, Founder and Principal Consultant of Impact Analytix, has almost 20 years of experience in the business intelligence and predictive analytics industry. Jen was a Microsoft BI Technical Product Manager, Data Platform Technology Evangelist, and also was a Business Intelligence Implementation Consultant. She is a seasoned and passionate technical practitioner that often volunteers her time at industry conferences, blogs, actively participates in social media, and writes technical articles for TDWI, PASS, Microsoft TechEd, SQL Server Magazine and BeyeNetwok. She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee and a post graduate certificate in Computer Science - Data Mining from the University of California, San Diego.