July #SQLChat – Death of the DBA

by Jun 7, 2018

“The DBA is dying” has been a common concept for at least 15 – 20 years. What makes this time period different?

Join IDERA (@Idera_Software) and host Kenneth Fisher (@sqlstudent144) on Wednesday, July 25 at 11 AM CT for a community discussion on the Death of the DBA.  Participants can use #SQLChat to join the conversation on Twitter.

Database support, the cloud, common DBA misconceptions, and much more will be discussed. Joining our #SQLChat will give you the opportunity to explore hot industry topics with the community and IDERA product experts and have a chance to win this month’s giveaway prize – a Propel Star Wars Quadcopter!

Here is How To Participate:  

Log into your Twitter account on July 25 and search for #SQLChat at 11 AM CT. @Idera_Software will introduce the presenters with a welcome tweet and announce the first question based around our chosen topic using #SQLChat. We recommend using TweetChat to follow along with the conversation. Presenters will then answer question through their personal Twitter accounts and @Idera_Software will retweet responses. Community members who are participating in the chat will also answer questions, and presenters and community members can then interact with each other (reply, favorite, retweet). The next question will be presented and so on… The chat will end at 12 PM ***Presenters and participants must use #SQLChat within each tweet to become part of the chat and be entered to win the giveaway prize.

*Everyone who sends out a tweet with #SQLChat between 11 AM CT and 12 PM will be automatically entered into the giveaway. The winner will be chosen at random. Please be sure you are following @Idera_Software as the winner will be notified through direct message.

About Kenneth: Kenneth Fisher has worked with databases of one flavor or another for his entire career.  Currently he specializes in SQL Server and is considered a Microsoft Data Platform MVP. Outside of that he builds small metal models, reads science fiction and fantasy, and helps his wife of 20 years raise their two amazing children.