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What is a Modern DBA, Tips and Tricks for Dev.

by Jean-Rene Roy 8. February 2016 19:51

When you work the same job for over 10 years, it easy to stop learning new tricks because what you do and know works in your environment. But when you constantly change environment you need to learn new tricks and tips to get the job done.  Has a software Architect and Senior DBA I am in this position of teaching tricks and tips when I get to do consulting in different enterprises. This is why I created the session ‘’The Modern DBA’’.  I am presenting a Dev version of this session at the Ottawa IT Community tomorrow.  Aldo I am giving it a Dev Spin any DBA will feel at home in this session.  I hope to see you tomorrow. 

http://www.meetup.com/ottawaitcommunity/events/228292431/


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.NET | Event | SQL | SSIS | SSRS

Check out DevTeach Montreal 2016 sessions line up

by Jean-Rene Roy 26. January 2016 09:30

#DevTeach just posted the sessions line up for their event in Montreal. Over 48 speakers presenting in 5 track. I will be presenting my Modern DBA sessions in the All About Data Track. This event is presented during the Jazz Fest in Montreal (July 4-8) and you can also attend a Pre-Con on SQL Server Query design workshop and 2 Post-Con on Angular 2 and Dynamic CRM. With the early bird right now, you can attend for only $200 per day. You do not what to miss this event.  Check it out:

http://www.devteach.com/


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DevTeach Call for speakers is on!

by Jean-Rene Roy 19. November 2015 07:38

is back in Montreal on July 5-7 2016. Submit your sessions by Dec 24th.

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Remerciment suite à mon mandat au Conseil des arts du Canada

by Jean-Rene Roy 2. July 2014 09:07

Dans le cadre de mon mandat au Conseil des arts du Canada, j’ai travaillé avec plusieurs personnes que j’apprécie pour leur intégrités et savoir-faire. Ce projet, sur Dynamics CRM, m’a permis d’utiliser mes connaissances d’architecte logiciel.  Joanne Laroque-Poirier, le ‘’Project manager’’, m’a remis une carte qui est très apprécié. Voici le texte de Joanne. Un gros merci Joanne.


 

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Presenting Dynamics CRM 2013 at TBS Innovation Center

by Jean-Rene Roy 4. June 2014 22:20

TBS is recommending Dynamics CRM 2013 has the development platform for Federal Government agencies. I did a presentation at the TBS Lunch and Learn in May. That presentation was well received and TBS Innovation center invited me to present it again on June 11th but this time it will be recorded and broadcasted live via WEBX (TBS internal network) to all TBS employees.  This is the same presentation I did for Ottawa IT Community and you can find the slide at this link: http://www.meetup.com/ottawaitcommunity/events/152062432/

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.NET | Event | SQL | SSIS

Presenting at a House of Commons Private DevTeach May 20th

by Jean-Rene Roy 20. May 2014 21:51

DevTeach is organizing private conference for clients. The next event will be done for House of Common and I will be presenting on May 20th my presentation on Data Migration and Integration with SSIS and Dynamics CRM 2013. I done this presentation at the User Group Ottawa IT Community on April 24th and you can read the comments or download the slides at this link:  http://www.meetup.com/ottawaitcommunity/events/152062432/

 

 

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Do not miss DevTeach Vancouver event (Dec. 2-4)

by Jean-Rene Roy 2. November 2013 11:01

Although Vancouver has a large IT industry, it doesn’t get many web developers conferences.  DevTeach has been doing events in Vancouver every 18 to 24 months since 2007.  Our next conference will be from Dec 2nd   to the 4th at the Sheraton Wall Center; exactly where it all started 6 years ago.  Don’t miss this opportunity otherwise you may have to wait a few years to get that level of training.  The best speakers will be there to share their expertise. Google the DevTeach Rebate code or use the Group price to get the best training for less than $333 per day.

http://www.devteach.com/Index.aspx

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The Ottawa IT community Call for speakers is Open.

by Jean-Rene Roy 9. August 2013 10:15

The Ottawa IT Community is now open to suggestions for the season 2013-2014. We are looking for speakers for the Dev and DBA.  We like you to submit to Joel Hebert and Jean-Rene Roy the sessions you like to present with one  or two of the dates below.  Your proposal session(s) can be about Web Development, Cloud, Software Architecture, Agile methodologies, Database administration, Development, BI or any subject related to IT.  Please submit your proposal before September 15th.

Proposed Date 

Time of Day

Group

  

 

Labour Day

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Lunch

ODNC

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, October 31, 2013

Lunch

ODNC

Thursday, November 07, 2013

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, November 28, 2013

Lunch

ODNC

Thursday, December 05, 2013

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, February 06, 2014

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Lunch

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, March 06, 2014

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Lunch

ODNC

Thursday, April 03, 2014

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Lunch

ODNC

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Evening

OWSUG

Thursday, May 01, 2014

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, May 08, 2014

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Evening

OWSUG

Thursday, June 05, 2014

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Evening

OWSUG

 

Send your proposal to:

Joel Hebert : joel.hebert(At)opulentasp.com

Jean-Rene Roy: jrroy(At)DevTeach.com

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The DevTeach Post-Conference on Windows Azure Dec. 12, 2012

by Jean-Rene Roy 3. September 2012 20:28

On December 12th you can attend one of the post-conferences at DevTeach. If you are into Web Development, you need to start at looking at Windows Azure for your backend web service and frond end. Guy Barrette Workshop will show all the advantage of doing this with the Azure platform. The potential economies for a commercial web site are big.  Click on this link to know more about this the Azure workshop.

http://www.devteach.com/PostConference.aspx#PostAzure 

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.NET | Blog | Event | SQL | Windows 7

Have you taken a look at SSIS 2012.

by Jean-Rene Roy 9. April 2012 02:22

Since April 1st you can get SQL Server 2012. Amount many new features you will find a new version of SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS). This new version is full of new features including a new server deployment model for SSIS.  You can see what new in SSIS by coming to one of the presentations I will be giving in the next 3 weeks.

·         April 12th OttawaSQL

·         April 14th  Ottawa Code Camp

·         April 28th Vancouver Tech Fest

This is the sessions I will be presenting:

SSIS Configurations in SQL Server 2012

Before SQL Server 2012, SSIS configuration was a Rocket science. Since then Microsoft has been working nonstop to get this aspect of SSIS more simple.  A large amount of enhances in SQL Server 2012 have been done to SSIS and if you know how difficult it was to configure SSIS packages in SQL Server 2008, you need to see this session.  If you are new to SSIS you also need to see all enhances to SSIS and see how simple it is to use it.

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.NET | SQL | SSIS | SSRS

Jean-Rene Roy Bio

Jean-René Roy; architecting IT solution for large and small enterprises since 1987. In 1991 he founded the consulting firm Technologies SoftDesign Inc.

He has worked on projects for the Canada Council of the Arts, Treasury Board of Canada, Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission, House of Commons, Innovapost, Bell Canada, CGI and many other corporations assuming the responsibility of IT Manager, Technical Advisor, System Analyst, Business Analyst, Senior Software Architect, Senior Software Developers, Team leader, Project management and mentor. He is still very active in the developers’ community by acting as a user group leader for more than ten years with the Montreal .NET community and the Ottawa .NET community.

He is also the co-founder of an international developer’s conference www.DevTeach.com which is now directed by a member of his team. Jean-René Roy is a SQL Server Microsoft MVP.

 

 

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