Welcome to the Ohio North SQL Server User Group

Our user group meets the first Tuesday of every month from 5PM-7:30PM at the Microsoft office in Independence.

Microsoft Corporation
6050 Oak Tree Blvd.
Suite 300
Independence, OH 44131

Our meetings follow the schedule below:
5:00PM - 6:00PM: Video presentation from last year's SQL PASS Summit
6:00PM - 6:15PM: Announcements & Introductions
6:15PM - 7:30PM: Feature Presentation

Afterwards, we usually continue networking across the street at Applebee's.

Interested in sponsoring or speaking at our User Group? Please contact us at OhioNorth@SQLPASS.org for more information.

Next Meeting




ONSUGG November Meeting

  • In-Person @ 6050 Oak Tree Blvd. Independence, Ohio, United States (map)
  • 17:00 - 20:00 Eastern Daylight Time
  • Language: English

This November meeting we're going with the lightning talk theme from three of our own. It should be a great night of quick tips and tricks.

But first, here's our PASS video


RSVP : https://www.eventbrite.com/e/onssug-november-meeting-tickets-28747456416

Zero-Downtime Upgrades: Rockstar DBA

Argenis Fernandez @DBArgenis
Track: Enterprise Database Administration & Deployment
Level: 200, General Session (75 minutes)



 Then we have three lightning talks.

Featured Presentation:

Renaming Databases

Mike Rachocki, DBA

Have you ever had the need to change the name of a database? Understand the difference between database, logical, and physical names. We’ll go through the steps on how to change the name of a database.

About Mike:
Mike has been a SQL Server DBA/Systems Administrator since 1997. He implemented and maintained an ERP system that ran on a SQL Server database for 10 years. Currently maintains several SQL Server databases that are used for monitoring electrical meters. 2)

The DBA's role in a N-Tier architectured application

Daniel Andrews, DBA

The DBA's role in a N-Tier architectured application

About Daniel:

Civic Hacking and Volunteerism

Carlton Ramsey

In this Lightning talk we will discuss Civic Hacking and Volunteerism. We will start by discussing what Civic Hacking is and then discuss volunteering opportunities. Volunteerism isn’t just about giving forward but is also a great opportunity to develop new skills and network with others.

About Carlton:
Carlton B Ramsey has worked for Third Federal Savings and Loan in Cleveland Ohio for over a decade as an Application Developer and Database Administrator. He is an active member of the North Ohio SQL Server User Group, frequent SQL Saturday Presenter and Vice President of the Akron Association of Information Technology Professionals. When he isn't working with SQL Server he is volunteering his time with the Akron-Cleveland Civic Hacking community and local youth soccer association.