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The Madison SQL Server Users Group (MADPASS) is an official chapter of the Professional Association for SQL Server.  We are here to support the SQL Server users in the Madison, WI area.  We plan to meet on the fourth Wednesday of every month. 

Meetings are always FREE and food is provided.  Details about the next meeting can be found below.

In an ongoing attempt to make the content presented useful to our members we start each meeting with a short Q&A session.  Unless noted in the meeting notes the schedule for each meeting will be:

5:30 - 5:45 - General Q&A session & Announcements
5:45 - 6:15 - Food & Networking
6:15 - 7:30 - Main Presentation
7:30 - 7:45 - Door Prizes & Q&A Session & Wrap-up

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Processing Big Data with Microsoft Azure Data Lake Analytics

5:30 PM - 5:45 PM: General Announcements
5:45 PM - 6:15 PM: Dinner & Networking
6:15 PM - 7:30 PM: Main Presentation
7:30 PM - 7:45 PM: Wrap-up

Featured Presentation:

Processing Big Data with Microsoft Azure Data Lake Analytics

Sean Forgatch, Business Intelligence Consultant Talavant

- Fundamental concepts and considerations when designing a Data Lake - Review when and why you would use Azure Data Lake Analytics (ADLA) - Deep Dive into ADLA to learn about processing Big Data utilizing U-SQL

About Sean:
Sean Forgatch is a Business Intelligence Consultant at Talavant focusing on Data Integration and Analytics. He is passionate about the healthcare industry and enjoys building solutions that impact patients lives. His latest interest have been developing with BIML and U-SQL while defining best practices for Data Lake implementations. He can often be found at tech meetups around the Milwaukee, WI area. When not developing he enjoys running, biking, and visiting family in Northern California and Southern Illinois.

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