Azure Connected: SQL Server 2022 (In-Person)

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The newest version of SQL Server is out, and it is more connected to the Cloud than ever before. In this session we'll explore the newest features of SQL Server 2022 that seamlessly lets you take advantage of both your on-prem and Azure services and tools all with the simplicity of SQL Server that you know and love.


Pio Balistoy

Microsoft MVP - Data Platform, Singapore | Lead Data Platform Consultant - Pythian Services

Pio Balistoy is a Filipino Microsoft MVP for Data Platform based in Singapore. He has been working with Databases since 2003 and has worked with all versions of SQL from SQL Server 6.5 to Azure SQL. He is currently a Lead Data Platform Consultant for Pythian, helping businesses transform using data, analytics & cloud. He is also on the Microsoft Azure Data Advisory Board that helps Microsoft understand the needs of the Azure Data community across the globe. He actively leads the Data Platform communities both in Singapore and Philippines. You can find him often helping organize or speaking at data platform user groups and conferences in the region.

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