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Sep
20
Thu
Women in Technology Summit – Boston @ MICROSOFT NERD CENTER
Sep 20 all-day

Join WITI in Boston this September

The WITI Inaugural Summit Series empowers women in technology by bringing a full day of inspiration and education to your city. Join us for our inaugural event in Boston to experience a unique combination of keynote presentations, panel discussions, interactive workshops, and the opportunity to network and create lasting connections with other men and women working on both the business and technical sides of technology. Our mission is to support women currently working in technology and to create the path for those who come after us.

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WITI Summit Series, September 20, Boston

The inaugural event of the WITI Summit Series empowers women in technology by bringing a full day of inspiration to Boston. It will feature a unique combination of keynote presentations, panel discussions, interactive workshops and networking opportunities.  Receive a $50 discount off the fee (just $149 with the discount) by using the code witipartnerwhen prompted.  See for yourself!  https://www.witi.com/conferences/2018/boston/

Volunteers meeting for SQL Saturday preparation Thursday 20 SEP
Sep 20 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

New England SQL Server User Group
Thursday, September 20 at 5:00 PM

Volunteers are needed from 5 PM until 9 PM to help us prepare for SQL Saturday event. We will meet at our usual monthly meetup place. Pizzas and sodas…

Volunteers meeting for SQL Saturday preparation Thursday 20 SEP

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018, 5:00 PM

Microsoft
5 Wayside Road Burlington, MA

4 Data Professionals Attending

Volunteers are needed from 5 PM until 9 PM to help us prepare for SQL Saturday event. We will meet at our usual monthly meetup place. Pizzas and sodas will be provided.

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Sep
21
Fri
FULL Day Pre-con: Advanced Power BI by Ginger Grant
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

New England SQL Server User Group
Friday, September 21 at 9:00 AM

Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/advanced-power-bi-by-ginger-grant-tickets-46801156519 Advanced Power BI by Ginger Grant Level 300 – Advanced …

FULL Day Pre-con: Advanced Power BI by Ginger Grant

Friday, Sep 21, 2018, 9:00 AM

Microsoft
5 Wayside Road Burlington, MA

1 Data Professionals Attending

Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/advanced-power-bi-by-ginger-grant-tickets-46801156519 Advanced Power BI by Ginger Grant Level 300 – Advanced Looking to learn more advanced Power BI Topics? This session takes a deep dive into the features of Power BI to help improve project development and implementation. Attendees will learn about security…

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FULL Day Pre-con: SQL Server Tools for Query Tuning by Grant Fritchey
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

New England SQL Server User Group
Friday, September 21 at 9:00 AM

Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sql-server-tools-for-query-tuning-with-grant-fritchey-tickets-46776851823 SQL Server Tools for Query Tuning w…

FULL Day Pre-con: SQL Server Tools for Query Tuning by Grant Fritchey

Friday, Sep 21, 2018, 9:00 AM

Microsoft
5 Wayside Road Burlington, MA

1 Data Professionals Attending

Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sql-server-tools-for-query-tuning-with-grant-fritchey-tickets-46776851823 SQL Server Tools for Query Tuning with Grant Fritchey Level 250 Query tuning within SQL Server can be a tough skill to master. The new tooling released with SQL Server 2016 and 2017 makes identifying poorly performing queries, troubles…

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Sep
22
Sat
SQL Saturday Boston September 22, 2018 @ Microsoft Burlington
Sep 22 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

New England SQL Server User Group
Saturday, September 22 at 8:00 AM

NESQL will be hosting SQL Saturday #797 Boston on September 22, 2018. Register at http://www.sqlsaturday.com/797/eventhome.aspx SQL Saturday is a free…

SQL Saturday Boston September 22, 2018 @ Microsoft Burlington

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018, 8:00 AM

Microsoft
5 Wayside Road Burlington, MA

1 Data Professionals Attending

NESQL will be hosting SQL Saturday #797 Boston on September 22, 2018. Register at http://www.sqlsaturday.com/797/eventhome.aspx SQL Saturday is a free training event for Microsoft Data Platform professionals and those wanting to learn about SQL Server, Cloud, Business Intelligence and Analytics! We’re excited to be hosting the event again this year…

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Oct
10
Wed
Getting your Daily Debrief ~ Andy Kelly
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

New England SQL Server User Group
Wednesday, October 10 at 6:00 PM

We will walk thru the code and process to automate the collection of several key aspects of your SQL Server instance that you should be aware of each …

Getting your Daily Debrief ~ Andy Kelly

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018, 6:00 PM

Microsoft
5 Wayside Road Burlington, MA

3 Data Professionals Attending

We will walk thru the code and process to automate the collection of several key aspects of your SQL Server instance that you should be aware of each day. This will include parsing the SQL Server Error logs, extracting key DDL / Audit events and finding the top offending SQL statements. The automation will include scheduled jobs that use standard T…

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Amazing Power BI Capabilities for Streaming Applications
Oct 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

The Rhode Island Microsoft Business Intelligence User Group
Wednesday, October 10 at 6:30 PM

Streaming data is now standard technology and comes in many forms from web logging, to bio-metrics, to IoT. In this presentation, Scott Abrants will …

Amazing Power BI Capabilities for Streaming Applications

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018, 6:30 PM

Bryant University
1150 Douglas Pike Smithfield, RI

4 Members Attending

Streaming data is now standard technology and comes in many forms from web logging, to bio-metrics, to IoT. In this presentation, Scott Abrants will show us how easily we can create beautiful dashboards in Power BI and explain the key concepts you need to know. Bryan Cafferky will augment the discussion by showing how we can even leverage Azure D…

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Oct
15
Mon
The Boston MySQL Meetup Group Monthly Meetup
Oct 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Boston MySQL Meetup Group
Monday, October 15 at 7:00 PM

This meetup’s topic is TBD. ————- Logistics ————- MIT’s map with the building (E51) highlighted:…

The Boston MySQL Meetup Group Monthly Meetup

Monday, Oct 8, 2018, 7:00 PM

Location details are available to members only.

2 Boston-Metro MySQL Users Attending

This meetup’s topic is TBD. ————- Logistics ————- MIT’s map with the building (E51) highlighted: http://whereis.mit.edu/map-jpg?selection=E5… (http://whereis.mit.edu/map-jpg?selection=E51&Buildings=go) MIT’s map with the Kendall square T stop highlighted: http://whereis.mit.edu/map-jpg?selection=L5… (http://whereis.mit.edu/map-j…

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Nov
7
Wed
IANS 2018 Boston Information Security Forum @ Boston Convention & Exhibition Center
Nov 7 – Nov 8 all-day

 

IANS 2018 Boston Information Security Forum delivers an immersive curriculum with over 30+ sessions led by esteemed IANS Faculty, global information security thought leaders and solution providers.

Attend the two-day Forum to gain actionable technical solutions and leadership insights focused on current and emerging challenges facing enterprise security leaders.

Network with peers to benchmark your information security practices and engage with IANS Faculty during interactive sessionsaddressing the following topics:

 

Purple Team Exercises

  • Define, set goals and identify the value of Purple Team exercises.
  • Determine actionable steps to take to mobilize Purple Team efforts.
  • Use Red Team findings to upskill and better position the Blue Team.

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

  • Sift through what’s hype and what’s real.
  • Detail case studies showing how AI/ML is working in the enterprise today.
  • Identify which skills the team needs to use AI/ML to its advantage

Cloud Security

  • Establish effective reference architectures in cloud infrastructure and use existing federated identities in these environments.
  • Define and understand the phases of maturation for cloud migration.
  • Determine which data types to push to the cloud and how to protect this data.

Vulnerability Management

  • Create efficiencies to move beyond just patching the Critical and High-risk vulnerabilities.
  • Assess how often compensating controls need to be reviewed when systems are not patched due to concerns over impeding functionality.

Privileged Access Management

  • Link privileged access management to change management
  • Understand what is happening with the use of these credentials
  • Identify the appropriate tools to use for privileged access management
  • Handle insider threats related to privilege abuse/misuse

Stay tuned for program updates!

Who Should Attend

IANS Forum content is designed for senior-level information security executives across all industries. Attendees include CISOs, CIOs, VPs and Managing Directors of Information Security, Senior Information Security Architects, and Senior Information Security Engineers.

**CPE credits will be awarded for attending the event.

Nov
12
Mon
The Boston MySQL Meetup Group Monthly Meetup
Nov 12 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Boston MySQL Meetup Group
Monday, November 12 at 7:00 PM

This meetup’s topic is TBD. ————- Logistics ————- MIT’s map with the building (E51) highlighted:…

The Boston MySQL Meetup Group Monthly Meetup

Monday, Nov 12, 2018, 7:00 PM

Location details are available to members only.

0 Boston-Metro MySQL Users Attending

This meetup’s topic is TBD. ————- Logistics ————- MIT’s map with the building (E51) highlighted: http://whereis.mit.edu/map-jpg?selection=E5… (http://whereis.mit.edu/map-jpg?selection=E51&Buildings=go) MIT’s map with the Kendall square T stop highlighted: http://whereis.mit.edu/map-jpg?selection=L5… (http://whereis.mit.edu/map-j…

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