Maine PASS

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Next Meeting




SQL Extended Events

  • In-Person @ 1 Tyler Drive Yarmouth, Maine, United States (map)
  • 18:00 - 20:00 (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Language: English

Please join us for our very first user group meeting!  This Microsoft SQL Server user group is for SQL Server professionals interested in networking and learning more about SQL Server.  

You are welcome and encouraged to join the group whether you are just starting to learn about SQL Server or already have years of experience and letters like MCTS and MVP after your name.  If you have thought about speaking at local user groups, this is a great place for you to start.

Please RSVP using Eventbrite.  All attendees, including those working in the Tyler building, must RSVP via the link below:

We will be meeting in the Mount Desert Island room in the Tyler Technologies Yarmouth office.

Our guest speaker for the user group meeting will be Jack Corbett   

Featured Presentation:


Jack Corbett, Consultant Straight Path Solutions

XEvents were introduced with SQL Server 2008 and enhanced in SQL Server 2012 and with the announcement that SQL Trace/Profiler is being deprecated now is the time to begin learning XEvents. We will look at why you should start working with Extended Events, when you should start, and how to start. What you will learn: 1. How to investigate XEvents objects using the DMV's 2. How to create an XEvents Session 3. How to transition an existing Trace to an XEvents Session. This session assumes that you have a basic level of experience with SSMS and some familiarity with Trace/Profiler.

About Jack:
Jack Corbett began working with SQL Server, Access, and VB in 1999, when he served an apprenticeship with a good friend who was the software development manager at the local paper mill. He found his niche and has concentrated on SQL Server development and administration since late 2000. He has worked with SQL Server through version 2016 and was a Microsoft MVP for SQL Server from October 2011 to October 2016. Jack has presented at many user groups and SQLSaturdays events.

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