Upcoming Events: SQL Saturday Madison

Key Details What: SQL Saturday MadisonWhere: 1000 Edgewood College Drive, MadisonWhen: Saturday, April 6th, all dayAdmission is free. Sign up at the SQL Saturday website. What I’m Presenting 11:00 AM — 12:00 PM — APPLY Yourself02:45 PM — 03:45 PM — Eyes on the Prize: Simple and Effective Dashboard Visualization Techniques SQL Saturday Madison is in…

PolyBase Revealed: the DW Databases

Today is a fairly short post covering a trio of databases you might not even know you have: DWConfiguration, DWDiagnostics, and DWQueue. The PolyBase installer drops all three of these on your instance. Let's go in ascending order of the number of useful tables. DWQueue The DWQueue database has two tables, neither of which I've…