SQL Server 2016 Community Launch – SQL Server Delhi NCR community

It was a pleasure to host SQL Server 2016 community launch event for the full day. We had a great support from both speakers and attendees. It was an occasion of learning for everyone where attendees learnt about SQL Server 2016 features and speakers learnt about the various SQL Server solutions from the attendees. The whole intent of this event was to make attendees aware of the new and enhanced capabilities of SQL Server 2016.


The agenda of the event was:

  • Enhanced Security – Always Encrypted| Row Level Security| Dynamic Data MaskingUdhay Bhanu Pathania
  • Performance and Scalability – Live Query Statistics| In-memory OLTPAnil Sharma
  • HADR –  Hybrid DR on Azure VMs using SQL Server 2016 AlwaysON and Enhancements Harsh Chawla | Twitter , Blog 
  • HyperScale Cloud – Stretch DB | Managed Backups Gaurav Srivastava 
  • Advanced Analytics | Leverage R and PolyBase Queries in SQL Server 2016 Sourabh Agarwal 


Let me share the learning references for these topics:

AlwaysON SQL 2016 AG – http://searchsqlserver.techtarget.com/feature/Whats-new-in-2016s-SQL-Server-AlwaysOn-Availability-Groups

AlwaysON Encrypted – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EPIq70NzQ4k

Dynamic Data Masking – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ch8tbstkyM

Live Query Statistics – https://www.mssqltips.com/sqlservertip/3685/live-query-statistics-in-sql-server-2016/
Query Store – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HxBRjZXi3L0

In-memory OLTP – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l5l5eophmK4

R-Integration with SQL Server 2016 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Sly49zDZEw
Polybase in SQL Server 2016 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lBxSB0UY4wA



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