Microsoft Tech Ed Conference 2009
Los Angeles Convention Center (May 11-15, 2009)
panel explores the different reasons and approaches for migrating
applications to Microsoft SQL Server. In addition to moving the data to SQL
Server, ideas are presented for transforming applications to offer
additional features while watching budgets.
Examples are provided for migrating data from Oracle, Access, and Excel
to SQL Server. That's the easy part. Discussions also cover the challenges
of maintaining and monitoring the new database, whether a database
administrator is needed, and the life cycle of a SQL Server application.
Speakers: Luke Chung,
Richard Campbell, Stephen Forte, and Armen Stein, emceed by Mary Chipman.
Are you a developer wondering what to do in these dire economic times? Or are
you in charge of a development team facing tighter budgets and higher risk?
Not sure what to do or consider to protect your job or career? Listen to
this panel for their insight and experience.
During tough economic times, development teams tend to get smaller while
business requirements get larger in an effort to do more with less. The
panelists share their insights and experiences gleaned from years of
surviving economic ups and downs.
Hear the panel discussion among Luke Chung, Stephen Forte,
Alstad, Armen Stein, Rockford Lhotka, and Paul Sheriff, emceed by Mary
Chipman. (51 minutes).
Thinking of creating your own consulting business? Trying to grow your
existing consulting business?
Hear the panel discussion of the experiences of Luke Chung, Paul Sheriff,
and Armen Stein in founding and running their consulting firms over the past
two decades. (54 minutes)
has survived many business and technology cycles since its founding in 1986.
Microsoft's Mary Chipman interviews Luke Chung about the story of FMS, how
its survived these 23 years, and how it has served its wide range of
Luke discusses the three groups within FMS:
Learn more about FMS, our history, and our successes over the years. Hear
about our challenges and philosophies, and how we've helped our customers
maximize their IT investments and anticipate the evolution of their
applications. (28 minutes)