Microsoft's Lineup of SQL Server Related Webcasts for April 2006

March 27, 2006

Twenty-two new webcasts are scheduled for April, covering such topics as SQL Server 2005 Security, Implementing Federated Database Design Patterns, IIS Logs and SQL Reporting Services IIS Log Pack and more.

TechNet Webcast: SQL Server 2005 Security Overview (Level 200)
Monday, April 03, 2006
11:00 AM Pacific Time
This webcast provides an overview of the key security enhancements in Microsoft SQL Server 2005.
MSDN Architecture Webcast: ARCast: Implementing Federated Database Design Patterns (Part 1 of 3): Architecture (Level 200)
Tuesday, April 04, 2006
1:00 PM Pacific Time
This is the first webcast of a three-part series about implementing a federated database design pattern using Microsoft SQL Server 2005 and Microsoft Visual Studio 2005.
MSDN Webcast: Business Intelligence with BizTalk Server 2006, SQL Server, and Business Scorecard Manager (Level 200)
Thursday, April 06, 2006
10:00 AM Pacific Time
This webcast explores using Microsoft BizTalk Server 2006 to design and develop complex business process management (BPM) solutions.
TechNet Webcast: SQL Server 2005 for the IT Professional (Part 5 of 11): Effective Use of the New Management Tools (Level 200)
Friday, April 07, 2006
9:30 AM Pacific Time
The primary focus of this webcast is on solutions, projects, customizing the query tool, and source control integration.
MSDN Architecture Webcast: ARCast: Implementing Federated Database Design Patterns (Part 2 of 3): Communications Infrastructure (Level 200)
Monday, April 10, 2006
1:00 PM Pacific Time
This is the second webcast in our series about implementing a federated database design pattern on the Microsoft platform. This session focuses on the communications infrastructure that exists between Microsoft SQL Server 2005 and Microsoft Visual Studio 2005.
TechNet Webcast: IIS Logs and SQL Reporting Services IIS Log Pack: Digging into Your Data One Step at a Time! (Level 200)
Tuesday, April 11, 2006
11:30 AM Pacific Time
This webcast explains how to mine your site’s log files and react accordingly. Focusing on the Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Report Pack for IIS Logs (a free download), we provide step-by-step guidance on how to use Log Parser 2.2 to extract data from IIS log files and push the data to your SQL Server database.
Solution Spotlight Webinar: Increase Your Business IQ with SQL Server 2005 and Business Scorecard Manager
Wednesday, April 12, 2006
10:30 AM Pacific Time
Join the BIQ web cast and learn about the new Reporting Services in SQL 2005 and new features designed to protect data.
MSDN Webcast: Building a SQL Server 2005 Analysis Services Database (Level 200)
Thursday, April 13, 2006
9:00 AM Pacific Time
This webcast describes how to use the Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Business Intelligence Development Studio to design a SQL Server 2005 Analysis Services-based application database and then manipulating the resulting XML scripts to create customized versions of the application.
TechNet Webcast: Encryption and Key Management Using SQL Server 2005 (Level 200)
Thursday, April 13, 2006
11:00 AM Pacific Time
This webcast provides an overview of the encryption features and capabilities in Microsoft SQL Server 2005.
TechNet Webcast: SQL Server 2005 for the IT Professional (Part 6 of 11): New Application Design Patterns for Scalability and Availability and the Operational Implications of Service Broker (Level 200)
Friday, April 14, 2006
9:30 AM Pacific Time
In this sixth webcast of the SQL Server 2005 for the IT Professional series, we present what new data objects comprise Service Broker, what new SQL statements you need to know about, and how you manage it, secure it, and monitor it, along with information about when it is appropriate to consider a Broker-based application.
MSDN Webcast: SQL Server 2005 Essentials: New Transact-SQL Features (Part 7 of 14) (Level 200)
Friday, April 14, 2006
10:00 AM Pacific Time
This seventh webcast of a 14-part series covers the new data manipulation language (DML) features such as recursive queries, PIVOT supports, ranking and partitioning functions, TOP enhancements, and more.
TechNet Webcast: Security in SQL Server 2005 (Level 300)
Monday, April 17, 2006
9:00 AM Pacific Time
This webcast highlights security concepts that are new to Microsoft SQL Server 2005, such as encryption and user-schema separation, and looks at how SQL Server 2005 breaks security down into several distinct areas.
MSDN Webcast: Building Business Intelligence Solutions Using Office Excel 2007 and SQL Server 2005 Analysis Services (Level 200)
Wednesday, April 19, 2006
10:00 AM Pacific Time
This webcast shows how to create an Analysis Services 2005 Unified Dimensional Model (UDM) that can be consumed by Excel 2007, and demonstrates how to use the new features in Excel 2007 to take advantage of the metadata exposed by the UDM. During the presentation, we build a sample BI solution that explores enhancements such as the new functionality available in PivotTables, a set of seven new online analytical processing (OLAP) formulas you can use to retrieve data from Analysis Services 2005, and conditional formatting improvements you can apply to better visualize your BI data.
TechNet Webcast: Efficiently Using the SQL Server Execution Context in Applications (Level 200)
Thursday, April 20, 2006
9:00 AM Pacific Time
This webcast covers both the EXECUTE AS and code signing features, and shows how you can use them to improve the security and robustness of your SQL Server 2005 solutions.
MSDN Webcast: Building Data Transformation Services (DTS) Packages (Level 200)
Thursday, April 20, 2006
9:00 AM Pacific Time
In this webcast, learn how to utilize the control flow and data flow capabilities, how to create packages that can be configured for different environments at deployment time, and how to create tasks, transformations, and packages programmatically.
TechNet Webcast: SQL Server 2005 for the IT Professional (Part 7 of 11): Technologies and Features to Improve Availability (Level 200)
Friday, April 21, 2006
9:30 AM Pacific Time
Find the right technology for the job in this seventh webcast of the SQL Server 2005 for the IT Professional series. Join us to learn which technologies provide the right solution for a specific problem, as well as the pros and cons of each technology.
Momentum Webcast: Configuration Best Practices for SQL Server 2005: HP StorageWorks EVA 4000 and HP Blade Servers (Level 100)
Monday, April 24, 2006
11:00 AM Pacific Time
This technical, demo-driven webcast discusses how to configure HP BladeSystems with blade servers and HP StorageWorks EVA 4000 storage and management software for maximum SQL 2005 performance.
MSDN Architecture Webcast: ARCast: Implementing Federated Database Design Patterns (Part 3 of 3): Service Orientation
Monday, April 24, 2006
1:00 PM Pacific Time
This is the concluding webcast of our three-part series about implementing a Federated Database Design Pattern on the Microsoft platform.
MSDN Webcast: Choosing the Best Data Management and Synchronization Solution for Your Mobile Application (Level 200)
Wednesday, April 26, 2006
11:00 AM Pacific Time
Virtually every mobile application developer faces the crucial decision of selecting a local data management solution and determining how best to synchronize that data with the appropriate servers. Data availability and your local storage selection affect your synchronization options, and often these factors act as guidelines in choosing a synchronization solution for your specific situation. In this webcast, we examine the capabilities of storage solutions such as flat files, XML, and Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Mobile Edition.
MSDN Webcast: Integrating SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services Reports into a Client Application (Level 200)
Thursday, April 27, 2006
9:00 AM Pacific Time
This webcast describes the steps for including Reporting Services reports in a client application.
TechNet Webcast: SQL Server 2005 for the IT Professional (Part 8 of 11): Implementing Database Mirroring in SQL Server 2005 (Part 1 of 2) (Level 200)
Friday, April 28, 2006
9:30 AM Pacific Time
Attend this first part in the eighth webcast of the SQL Server 2005 for the IT Professional series to obtain better insight for when database mirroring should be implemented as well as what to expect moving forward in service pack 1 (SP1).
MSDN Webcast: SQL Server 2005 Essentials: The XML Data Type (Part 8 of 14) (Level 200)
Friday, April 28, 2006
10:00 AM Pacific Time
This eighth webcast of a 14-part series examines how to use the XML data type in Microsoft SQL Server 2005.







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