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4 sessions


Living in a Polyglot Data World


Level: 200
Andrew Karcher

10-15 years ago for most developers a database choice meant SQL Server or Oracle. Everything was relational and you generally had one choice. Today, your have almost endless choices. When you include options in the cloud it seems like there is a new option being introduced every month. Companies are using more and more databases every day. And this is a good thing!

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Tags: SQL | NoSQL | Database | Data
Interested: 49


Fundamentals of Querying Databases


Level: 100
Andrew Karcher

If you are going to do anything with data you are going to need to learn how to query data. And the language to query the majority of those systems is through SQL (Structured Query Language). The pull data from any systems you are going to be relying on the Select statement. The features in the statement may vary slightly from platform to platform, but the core capabilities are the same.

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Tags: SQL Server | SQL | Database
Interested: 68


MongoDB First Steps


Level: 100
Nuri Halperin

MongoDB is and extraordinarily popular database, owing its popularity to ease of use, speed, scalability, and stability. Getting started with MongoDB can be a bit tricky. This session cuts through the rumors, legends, and myths surrounding MongoDB. We will include a gentle introduction, hands on demo, and ample  discussion about what this database is, what it isn't, and how to use it!

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Tags: NoSQL | MongoDB | Database | Data
Interested: 108


Cosmos DB - the Easy Way


Nuri Halperin

Using a database from your app code can be just as challenging as choosing the right database. With CosmosDB, there are a bunch of tricky little choices that can make a huge difference throughout development and production phases of any project. 

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Tags: Database | Data | Cosmos | Azure
Interested: 47