Microsoft Access to SQL Server Upsizing Consulting ServicesMicrosoft Access to SQL Server Upsizing Seminar

Access to SQL Server Upsizing Seminar

Microsoft Technology Center, Reston, VA
June 27, 2008, 8:45am - 12:30pm.

***Please note, this event will not be available via webcast.***

Registration is free, but seating is limited.


Where Microsoft Access Fits in the Overall Database Strategy of an Organization

Luke Chung, President, Founder, FMS, Inc.

Luke Chung will provide an overview of how large organizations successfully use Access, where it’s appropriate, where it’s not, and how to strategically take advantage of Access’ strengths and address its weaknesses. Mr. Chung will address how Access users, developers and IT managers can better understand Access' place within their organization’s overall database needs. It covers the basic concept of database evolution, and how database applications naturally evolve from Excel to Access to SQL Server. This presentation also helps managers anticipate situations where Access can no longer meet the needs of a particular application and how to anticipate and support those situations rather than being surprised by it.

Upsizing Microsoft Access to Microsoft SQL Server

Steve Clark, Project Manager, MVP, FMS Professional Solutions Group

Join Steve Clark as he explores the issues related to upsizing Microsoft Access applications to take advantage of the performance, security, and reliability of Microsoft SQL Server. Mr. Clark will outline the value of Access within your organization, discuss the decisions involved in upsizing, review available data architectures, and detail how to plan for an upsizing project.


8:30am - 9:00am Registration/Breakfast
9:00am - 9:15am Overview
9:15am - 10:15am Luke Chung: Microsoft Access and Microsoft SQL Server within an Organization's Database Strategy
10:15am - 10:25am Break
10:25am - 11:30am Steve Clark: Upsizing Microsoft Access to Microsoft SQL Server
11:30am - 12:00pm Discussion / Open Q & A
12:00pm Lunch

Technologies and Services

Why Choose FMS?

Founded in 1986, FMS is a privately held, small business. Our clients include businesses of all sizes, non-profits, and local and federal government agencies. Our developers serve many local clients in the Mid-Atlantic, Washington DC metropolitan area. We also have clients across the country from California to Massachusetts, and Alaska to Florida, in addition to our international clients. Many of our custom solutions are deployed around the world with language localization support.

Risk Free Assessment

With our experience, extensive code library, and tested processes, FMS offers great solutions at very competitive prices. Email or call us at 703-356-4700 to learn more about our consulting services and how our staff of full-time professionals can help you. FMS is located in Tysons Corner in Northern Virginia, just outside of Washington, DC.