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Steel City SQL

The Birmingham Chapter of PASS 




We have meetings on the third Tuesday of every month.  Our group meets at the New Horizons Computer Learning Center on Beacon Parkway off Valley Avenue. Our normal room is room #9 but check the visual displays when you arrive to confirm.  Food is generally provided for each meeting.  If you plan on attending email steelcitysql@gmail.com so we can get an accurate head count to plan for food.

In an ongoing attempt to build the SQL Server Professional Community in Birmingham, we start each meeting with a 30 minute networking session.  Unless noted in the meeting notes the schedule for each meeting will be:

6:00 - 6:30 - Networking Session
6:30 - 7:30 - Presentation(s)
7:30 - 7:45 - Door prizes and Question & Answer session

601 Beacon Pkwy. West
Suite 106
Birmingham, Alabama, 35209
Once inside please check the room displays as the our room assignment may change from month to month.

Sorry, there are no upcoming meetings. Please check back for updates.
 Upcoming Events

SQL Saturday #285 - Atlanta Pre-Cons

You probably already know that SQL Saturdays are the best deal going in free SQL Server training.  Well AltantaMDF has taken their event to the next level with three full-day pre-con sessions on Friday, May 2, 2014 to supplement the already PASS Best in Show SQL Saturday #285 event.  Additional AltantaMDF is offer a $10 discount on the normal $149 rate to Steel City SQL members by using the links below to register.  Only $139 for eight hours of training from industry experts Kalen Delaney, Denny Cherry or Teo Lachev is an incredible value.  Register today to secure your spot as these discounts are only available to the first five registrants!

Kalen Delaney: What the Hekaton!? A Whole New Way to Think About Data Mgmt

Denny Cherry: SQL Performance Tuning & Optimization

Teo Lachev: Deep Dive into the Microsoft BI Semantic Model (BISM)

SQL Saturday #285 - Atlanta 2014

Georgia State University - Alpharetta Campus

Saturday, May 3rd

Register today to be a part of the biggest FREE SQL Server training event in the world

PASS Business Analytics Conference

San Jose, CA

May 7th - 9th

Registration is only $1,595 until Mar 31st.  A $200 savings!

Use Discount Code BA4Q3B for an additional $150 off!




The Professional Association for SQL Server (PASS) is an independent, not-for-profit association, dedicated to supporting, educating, and promoting the Microsoft SQL Server community. From local user groups and special interest groups (SIGs) to webcasts and the annual PASS Community Summit � the largest gathering of SQL Server professionals in the world � PASS enables knowledge sharing, in-depth learning, access to the Microsoft SQL Server team, and the ability to influence the direction of SQL Server technologies. PASS was founded in 1999 by Microsoft and CA and continues to enjoy executive level endorsement from both organizations. As the number one user community for Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft looks to the PASS community for valued feedback, input, and inspiration. PASS Mission Empower the global Microsoft SQL Server community to connect, share, learn and be inspired through networking, knowledge sharing, peer-based learning, and the ability to influence the direction of Microsoft SQL Server products and services.








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