Training Feedback

Here’s what students are saying about the recent Enterprise Data & Analytics free webinars and paid training: Thank you for presenting the Expert SSIS training sessions Monday and Tuesday this week. I, for one, learned something during each session. Overall, this was one of the top two or three most useful training courses I’ve attended …
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Join me For Expert SSIS Training!

I’m honored to announce Expert SSIS – a course from Enterprise Data & Analytics! The next delivery is 01-02 Apr 2019, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM ET. Data integration is the foundation of data science, business intelligence, and enterprise data warehousing. This instructor-led training class is specifically designed for SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) professionals …
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Want to Learn More About Azure Data Factory?

From me? I am honored to announce Fundamentals of Azure Data Factory – a course from Enterprise Data & Analytics! The next delivery is 04 Mar 2019, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM ET. Azure Data Factory, or ADF, is an Azure PaaS (Platform-as-a-Service) that provides hybrid data integration at global scale. Use ADF to build …
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How May I Serve You?

2018 is drawing to a close. Some readers recently shared requests for more blog posts on certain topics. I thought I’d put the question to my audience (both of you, hi Mom!) to gather your thoughts. Feel free to leave a comment or reach out via email. Here are some topics I plan to blog …
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Bad Presentations

In just a few short weeks I am attending the PASS Summit 2018 in Seattle. Whenever I attend an event like the Summit or SQL Saturday I attempt to attend presentations of interest to me. I love learning new stuff! Good and Less-Good Most of the presentations I attend are good. Some are really good. They …
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Announcing SSIS Academy!

I’m pleased to announce the availability of SSIS Academy! I have a confession: Late last year when I wrote a post titled The Second-Best Time, I was writing to yours truly. I was inspired by some friends and presenters I met at the PASS Summit 2017. I jotted down some notes – just like I …
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My Learning Resources for SSIS

People often ask me, “Andy, where can I learn SSIS or learn more about it?” Well, you’re at one such location – my blog! I’ve been blogging about SSIS for about 10 years as I type this. There’s a lot posts here about SSIS – that’s the good news. The bad news is: There’s a …
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The Recording for Introduction to SSIS Design Patterns, Part 1 is Available

The Recording for Introduction to SSIS Design Patterns, Part 1 is now available (registration required). Abstract: SSIS Design Patterns are tried and true data integration patterns built in SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS). Join author and international speaker Andy Leonard as he explores: – The Truncate and Load Staging Pattern – The Incremental Load Pattern

Free Webinar: Introduction to Biml – 22 Feb 2018

Join me Thursday 22 Feb 2018 at noon ET for Introduction to Biml – a free webinar from Biml Academy. Abstract: Join Biml and SSIS author Andy Leonard as he presents Introduction to Biml! In this webinar, Andy covers the following topics: – Code your first Biml file in BimlExpress (free!) – Use BimlScript to automate …
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