Worldwide exposure for a world-class solution: SQL Server on Linux roadshow

By Urs Renggli

In the age of digital transformation, many companies are looking to modernize the way they capture, store and transform data in order to gain valuable insights and act fast. To help you explore some of the latest and best modernization approaches, five industry-leading companies – Microsoft, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), Intel, Red Hat and Attunity – have launched a roadshow that will bring world-class modernization solutions to cities worldwide. 

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Introducing the world of SQL Server 2017 on Linux

I worked closely with roadshow organizers on both the overall content and the HPE session. I can tell you that our goal was to deliver the latest and most accurate information about the new SQL Server 2017 on Linux and its ability to drive modernization quickly and easily. To achieve our goal, we designed an event with individual sessions that provide you with information on each of the solution’s key elements … right from the specialists who developed it. Sessions include:

  • Transform your data estate with Microsoft data platform
  • SQL Server 2017 with deep dive on Linux joined by Red Hat
  • Fast track data base migration from compete platform to Microsoft
  • Achieving Performance and Predictive Infrastructure for SQL Server 2017 with HPE
  • Intel and Microsoft: Enabling faster time-to-insight

 We have also set aside time for you to meet 1:1 with Microsoft leadership and experts from Intel, Red Hat, HPE and Attunity.

 HPE: a platform for success

The HPE session will cover solutions that enhance SQL Server 2017 on Linux and show how we can assist you at every step in your journey to a modern data platform. We’ll discuss:

  • ProLiant and the world’s first Scalable Persistent Memory database server
  • In-memory database transactions and analytics
  • Mission critical Linux workloads running with SQL Server
  • DevOps, Containers – with Red Hat, Cloud
  • Enterprise SQL Server management for DBAs
  • Demo: Taking SQL Server from Windows on-prem to Linux on Cloud in minutes.

 Come listen. Then, discuss your situation and your goals with HPE experts who can help you define and configure the specific solution that will deliver the best results for you.

 Sign up now for the event that’s most convenient for you  

Here is a list of the Roadshow cities and dates, Clicking on the city names will take you to a registration form for that session. 

·        Jakarta, IndonesiaFebruary 8

·        Paris, France – February 9

·        Sunnyvale, CA – February 13

·        Auckland, NZFebruary 15

·        Wellington, NZ – February 18 

·        Sydney, Australia – February 19

·        Dublin, Ireland – February 19

·        Melbourne, Australia – February 20

·        Seattle, WA (Redmond) – February 21

·        Stockholm, Sweden - February 21

·        Canberra, AustraliaFebruary 22

·        New York City, U.S.  - February 23

·        Madrid, Spain – February 27

·        Helsinki, Finland – March 2

·        Vancouver, Canada – March 27

·        Toronto, Canada – March 29


Learn from home

If you are unable to attend any of the roadshow events, check out the three sessions of the recent HPE SQL Server on Linux webinar series. All three are available here on demand.  

  • Webinar #1: Built for Performance
  • Webinar #2: Providing Industry leading database security
  • Webinar #3: In-Memory technologies

You can also get complete information on the entire portfolio of top-performing solutions available from the Microsoft – HPE strategic alliance on the alliance web page.


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