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Where To Find Us at SQLBits

Hello! SQLBits is back! This year SQLBits is being hosted in the Grand Hallway at the Olympia which was opened way back in 1886. This marks the return of Bits to London, and in fact the south of England, for the first time since 2015. Back then it was hosted at the Excel Exhibition Centre in the East of London. If you have never heard of SQLBits before, I’d be very surprised as it is the largest SQL Server Conference in Europe and offers world class training. But enough about the brief history lesson, let’s talk about what’s coming up

CosmosDb and CRUD with a S

In preparation for my talk on Azure SQL Database vs. CosmosDb - How do you choose   at giving a talk at sqlbits I spent a lot of time thinking about create, read, update and delete (CRUD) operations, and concluded that with the advent of CosmosDb and its multi-model abstraction layer, CRUD needs a S. CRUD as an acronym has served software engineering very well by encapsulating the core actions of data persistence and retrieval. In the transition from the “ye olde” closed and monolithic systems to the current open, loosely coupled and distributed micro-service architectures via client server and