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Randy Walker, INETA Membership Mentor, Microsoft MVP, Owner, Harvest I.T.

Randy Walker, INETA Membership Mentor, Microsoft MVP, Owner, Harvest I.T.

A MicroISV owner for 7 years, Microsoft MVP for 5 years, and former Board member for INETA, Randy Walker has dedicated his life efforts towards fostering the software development community and discipiling young men for Christ.
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 Sessions

SQL Scripting

Loading from text files using BCP, parsing rows with cursors, temp tables, and crazy sub-queries!
Aug 5th - 10:45 AM
Aug 5th

Azure SQL Data Warehouse, Cloud BI

Join us as we explore how to use Microsoft's new MPP (Massively Parallel Processing) technology. We'll deep dive into why we would use it over SQL Server, the benefits, the problems, and give real world examples on how a .Net developer & business owner (me) learned how to create a high performance scalable solution. We'll cover things like partitioning, columnstore indexes, CTAS, statistics, and the all important partition swapping.
Aug 5th - 1:00 PM
Aug 5th

Starting & Running a Software Development Business

Join Randy Walker, owner of an ISV, as he leads an interactive discussion on his successes and failures of running a software business. We will discuss marketing strategies, sales cycles, employees, networking, competition, licensing, legal issues, intellectual property, ways to keep the largest profit margin and the Microsoft Partner Program.
Aug 5th - 2:45 PM
Aug 5th