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How I Met Your SQL Server!! Choosing a Career Path in Database Technologies

Ben Aminnia spoke at USC in Los Angeles and presented the above topic at Southern California Code Camp. This session covered a historical review of how SQL Server has evolved over the years and some of the significant additions and new features in the new versions.

There are fundamentally two career paths in the world of SQL Server: DBA and Developer

What is the future for each of these career paths and why is this an important question to ask?

Choosing a Career Path in Database Technologies

Ben Aminnia spoke at SQL PASS in San Diego and presented the possibililties and challenges of seeking a career path as a SQL Server DBA or Database Developer.

How I Met Your SQL Server!

Ben Aminnia spoke at SQL PASS in San Diego and presented the historical evolution of SQL Server from 1989 to present time, including significant changes to Reporting Services (SSRS) and Analysis Services (SSAS).

The focus of this presentation was on planning an upgrade to a new version of SQL Server, with important considerations before, during, and after the upgrade.

Choosing a Career Path in Database Technologies

Ben Aminnia spoke at California State University Northridge (CSUN) and presented the possibililties and challenges of seeking a career path as a SQL Server DBA or Database Developer.

SQL Server 2016 Developer Edition is Now Free!
Celebrating the Launch of SQL Server 2016

Ben Aminnia organized the Launch of SQL Server 2016 in Southern California for over 100 database professionals.

Many thanks to Professional Association for SQL Server (PASS) and Microsoft Technology Center (MTC) in Irvine for all their valuable assistance.