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Archive for January, 2018

PASS Business Analtyics Virtual Group Jan 25 “Power BI: How to take advantage of ArcGIS Maps, SandDance and Synoptic Panel”

Posted by denglishbi on January 22, 2018

The next PASS Business Analytics Virtual Group meeting will be this week on Thursday, January 25.  We welcome Marek Matuszewski who will be showing us some of the new cool data visualizations in Power BI.PASSBA_Logo

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January 25 – Power BI: How to take advantage of ArcGIS Maps, SandDance and Synoptic Panel

Session Abstract

Join us and learn best practices and some of the most powerful features which are available in all 3 Power BI visuals: ArcGIS Maps, SandDance and Synoptic Panel.

Speaker Bio –

Marek is the Managing Partner & Head of Business Intelligence at the Efexcon AG,+8 years Software Development Experience, Business Intelligence Specialist, Entrepreneur, extraordinary performer, Visionary leader. In 2017 at – O365 Business Tag, Microsft Munich; CeBIT 2017 Hannover, Microsoft Partner stand; SQL Saturday 656 in Denmark, Microsoft Kopenhagen. First person in Germany who gave a speech at ALL German Power BI User Groups. One of his biggest audience was 40 000 people hearing him live, broadcasting an Audition about IT in the local radio station. He is very energetic and always give a lot of positive energy for the Audience. Power BI expert -one of his report “Regular Crimes in Central London” was featured on Microsoft Power BI blog.

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Also, we will be doing a random drawing after the webinar and giving away eight $50 Amazon gift cards to anyone that attends and fills out the survey!

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PASSMN January 2018 Meeting

Posted by denglishbi on January 11, 2018

The next Minnesota SQL Server User Group meeting is on Tuesday, January 16. This month Brian Glas will be doing a presentation on the impact of GDPR on database design and controls.

Be sure to register so that your name badge will be available for you at the Microsoft Technology Center when you arrive and so that we will have an accurate headcount for ordering food.PASSMNLogo

 

The sponsors for this month’s meeting are nVisium and LRS Consulting Services.

 

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Location: 3601 West 76th Street, Suite 600 Edina, MN 55437

Agenda:

  • 4:00-4:10 : Kickoff / Announcements
  • 4:10-5:25 : GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) overview and impact on database design and controls (Brian Glas)
  • 5:25-5:35 : Closing

Please click here for meeting details and to RSVP for the event

Presentation

GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) overview and impact on database design and controls

Abstract: The new European privacy law (General Data Protection Regulation or GDRP) is due to take effect on May 25, 2018. The GDPR is taking privacy law to a new level and will require changes for many companies and applications. We will cover a high level overview of GDPR and potential impacts on application and database design and controls.

About Brian: Brian Glas is the Director of Strategic Services at nVisium. He spends the majority of his time working with the Software Assurance Maturity Model (SAMM), building security programs and related processes, and working on Architecture Reviews/Threat Modeling.

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