Announcing SSIS Data Flows and Administration Live, Online, Training Courses

I’m excited to announce fresh deliveries of two courses: 08-09 Apr 2020: SSIS Administration 13-14 Apr 2020: SSIS Data Flows Essentially, these courses are the first and second half of From Zero To SSIS. As I type (14 Mar 2020), both courses are on sale! Register for SSIS Data Flows or SSIS Administration today!These courses …
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Four Free ADF Webinars

I just finished removing the latest appointment to attend an event from my calendar. A lot of awesome community events are being postponed or canceled. Let’s face it: the news stinks these days. What can we do about it? We can have free webinars online! Let’s Do This! Enterprise Data & Analytics is excited to …
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Free Webinar: Using Parameters in Azure Data Factory – 15 Jan 2020

Join Microsoft Data Platform MVP Andy Leonard for Using Parameters in Azure Data Factory 15 Jan 2020 at 12:00 PM EST! Azure Data Factory (ADF) uses parameters to extend and add flexibility to data integration. Andy Leonard discusses and demonstrates using parameters with ADF pipelines! Register today! :{>

In 2020, Two Full Training Days, Two Continents

It dawned on me that I am honored to deliver two full-day conference training presentations in early 2020 on two continents! At the Difinity 2020 conference in Auckland New Zealand, Sandy Winarko and I are co-presenting Intelligent Data Integration with SSIS and Azure Data Factory 20 Feb 2020. Sandy is Principal Program Manager – Azure …
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Learn Azure Part 0 – Create an Azure Account

If you are interested in learning Azure, cool! I am here to help.™ Let’s begin by thinking about this journey accurately: Azure is not easy. Azure is not simple. Learning Azure will take time. You will experience frustration. Sounds awesome, right?! The preceding list is the bad news. There is good news, though: If learning …
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Regarding SSIS Training…

This post was inspired by an email I recently sent to a prospective student of the Enterprise Data & Analytics training course titled From Zero to SSIS. The student asked very good questions about the value of training for certification vs. the value of training to gain knowledge. Both types of training are important; both …
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SSIS Script Task Error

Has this ever happened to you? You’re tooling along building an SSIS package. You configure a Script Task, press the F5 key, and BAM! Error! DTS Script Task has encountered an exception in user code:Project name: ST_… Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation. at System.RuntimeMethodHandle.InvokeMethod(Object target, Object[] arguments, Signature sig, Boolean …
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Learn Power BI From Eugene Meidinger 13 Aug!

I’m excited to announce the availablity of a brand new Enterprise Data & Analytics course titled Power BI: Implementing the Other 90% by Eugene Meidinger (@SQLGene | SqlGene.com)! Abstract One of the things Eugene Meidinger found frustrating when he first learned Power BI was all of the behind-the-scenes configuration required to bring Power BI to the enterprise. …
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The Next Developing SSIS Data Flows with Labs Course Delivery is 17-18 Jun 2019

I’m excited to announce the next delivery of Developing SSIS Data Flows with Labs will be 17-18 Jun 2019! This two-day course takes a hands-on approach to introduce SSIS Data Flows with a combination of lecture and labs. About Developing SSIS Data Flows with Labs Data integration is the foundation of data science, machine learning, artificial …
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“That was Worth the Price of the Course!”

I’m delivering Expert SSIS today. I hear the statement that is the title of this post each and every time I deliver this training. The advice and demonstrations are all based on experience… hard-fought-and-won experience. Sign up for the next delivery. Two days, live, online – with me! Join me and level-up your SSIS! Register …
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