Welcome to the London PASS Chapter

We are an established PASS Chapter covering London. 

We look forward to meeting you! To contact us, please visit the About Us page. 

Please find details of the next meeting below.

Registration for the event via following links

http://www.sqlserverfaq.com/default.aspx?item=eventregister&itemid=661

SQL London PASS Chapter

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Next Meeting

Thursday,

May

14

PASS SQL London Chapter (14th May 2015)

  • In-Person @ Harmsworth House London, Greater London, United Kingdom (map)
  • 18:00 - 21:00 GMT Daylight Time
  • Language: English

Network, learn, ask a question, meet other folk, get fed - these are all things that happen at user group events. These events are a really great opportunity to socialise in an informal learning experience

Remember to tell your friends and the people you work with; make sure you register as soon as you can. Agenda is subject to alterations on the timings as we finalize the complete agenda 

6:00 - 6:15pm Registration & Networking

6:15 - 6:20pm PASS Chapter Updates

6:20 - 7:10pm 1st Session - Stephen Leach (IMGROUP)

Automating SSIS build using BIML

Most developers hate doing boring repetitive tasks. Using BIML (Business Intelligence Mark-up Language) it is possible to automate the build of large parts of a Microsoft BI project. This talk will focus on how BIML can be used with appropriate metadata to automate the build SSIS packages relieving developers of the tedium of writing the same code again and again, as well as enabling a project to respond swiftly to changing requirements.

BIO: Stephen Leach is a Principal Consultant for Information Management Group Ltd. and has worked on large BI projects in both finance and retail using SQL Server technologies. Stephen has a particular interest in ETL and recent projects have used a variety of technologies such as SSIS, SAP Data Services and Ab Initio.

7:10 - 7:40pm Break, Food & Networking

7:40 - 8:40pm 2nd Session – Speaker to be announced

Session details to be confirmed

Featured Presentation:

Automating SSIS build using BIML

Stephen Leach, Principal Consultant IMGROUP

Most developers hate doing boring repetitive tasks. Using BIML (Business Intelligence Mark-up Language) it is possible to automate the build of large parts of a Microsoft BI project. This talk will focus on how BIML can be used with appropriate metadata to automate the build SSIS packages relieving developers of the tedium of writing the same code again and again, as well as enabling a project to respond swiftly to changing requirements.

About Stephen:
Stephen Leach is a Principal Consultant for Information Management Group Ltd. and has worked on large BI projects in both finance and retail using SQL Server technologies. Stephen has a particular interest in ETL and recent projects have used a variety of technologies such as SSIS, SAP Data Services and Ab Initio.