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Welcome to the Wichita SQL Server User Group 
An Official PASS Chapter


Meetings are held on the third Monday or Thursday of every other month.  Our group meets at Glorious Bible Church located in west Wichita.  Food and beverages will be provided.  Any variances to the schedule or meeting location will be promptly posted on this site, so please be sure to check for updated meeting notes.


Unless noted in the meeting notes, the meeting times will be 6-9PM and the typical schedule for each meeting will be:

6:00PM - 6:30PM - Announcements & Sponsor presentation
6:30PM - 8:00PM - Presentation(s) and Presenter Q&A
8:00PM - ?           - D
oor prizes and General Q&A session

Meeting Location:

Glorious Bible Church
1001 N West Street
Wichita, Kansas 67212

Ample parking should be available to the west of the building.   The facilities are handicap accessible.

If you cannot find us or have any questions regarding meeting location or times, please contact Patrick Purviance @ 316-214-2151.


Next Meeting: Thu, Aug 28 2014

August 2014 WSSUG Mtg

Language: English
Event Type: In-Person
Online Meeting URL: None

Register to Attend Event:

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Only You Can Prevent Database Fires!




Thursday, August 28th, 2014, 6-8:00PM






John Morehouse,Database Architect Engineer at Farm Credit Services of America/PASS Regional Mentor





Glorious Bible Church

1001 N West St

Wichita, KS 67212





Do you find yourself always putting out "fires"? Can't take the heat in the data center? Then come learn about some things that you can do to help you do "fire prevention" instead of "fire fighting". We will look at several things that you can take back to your shop and implement ranging from code tuning, backup maintenance, monitoring and performance tuning!



John is a skilled technical professional with over 17 years experience in technical support, design and development. His major strengths focus on database development, administration, configuration, upgrading and troubleshooting system problems.

John is also heavily involved in helping to run the Omaha SQL/BI user group, which currently averages over 30 members at every meeting. He enjoys working with his peers in the SQL community and looksforward to learning new technology.

John is also a PASS (Professional Association of SQL Server) Regional Mentor of the North Central Region of PASS, encompassing several states and 13 PASS affiliated chapters, including WSSUG.



Come and network with other database professionals (DBAs,Analysts,BI Specialists,and Developers just like you)!

Food and beverages provided.




UTC : Thu, Aug 28 2014 23:00 - 01:00
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The Professional Association for SQL Server (PASS) is an independent, not-for-profit association, dedicated to supporting, educating, and promoting the Microsoft SQL Server community. From local user groups and special interest groups (SIGs) to webcasts and the annual PASS Community Summit � the largest gathering of SQL Server professionals in the world � PASS enables knowledge sharing, in-depth learning, access to the Microsoft SQL Server team, and the ability to influence the direction of SQL Server technologies. PASS was founded in 1999 by Microsoft and CA and continues to enjoy executive level endorsement from both organizations. As the number one user community for Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft looks to the PASS community for valued feedback, input, and inspiration. PASS Mission Empower the global Microsoft SQL Server community to connect, share, learn and be inspired through networking, knowledge sharing, peer-based learning, and the ability to influence the direction of Microsoft SQL Server products and services.