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Join AWS at PASS Virtual Summit 2020

Join us at PASS Virtual Summit 2020 for live, online presentations led by AWS solutions architects and engineers. PASS Summit is hosted by the Professional Association for SQL Server (PASS), a global community of more than 300,000 data professionals who use the Microsoft Data Platform. Below you will find a variety of information and resources about our presence at the conference, what to expect in our virtual booth, and details on how to register for the event. 

About PASS Virtual Summit

PASS Summit is the leading event for SQL Server users, providing technical data professionals with training for SQL Server and data management.

As a Platinum Sponsor and Global Alliance Partner, AWS is featuring six sessions that will be broadcast live and on-demand. Tune in for an interview with Fred Wurden, General Manager for enterprise workloads and Microsoft applications on AWS, and 1:1 engagements with a team of 16 technical experts who will be available from 4pm to 9.45pm ET daily. We will share how you can find the right tools for your databases across a variety of AWS services, including RDS for SQL Server, SQL Server on EC2, AWS Database Migration Service, and Amazon Aurora.

Please visit this link to register for the event: PASS Virtual Summit 2020 and gain access to our virtual booth, attend live sessions, and watch on-demand videos of the sessions. To learn why AWS is the proven, secure, and reliable cloud for SQL Server, visit SQL Server on AWS page.

Technical Session Schedule

Day 1: Wednesday, November 11  (Now available on demand)

Wednesday, November 11 | 10:30am – 11:45am ET

AWS, the proven, most reliable, and secure cloud for Windows

Brian Lewis, Principal Solutions Architect


Wednesday, November 11 | 2:00pm – 3:15pm ET

SQL Server Business Intelligence on Amazon RDS

Pooya Amini, Software Development Engineer

Richard Waymire, Outbound Principal Architect


Wednesday, November 11 | 7:30pm – 8:45pm ET

Migrating SQL Servers to AWS

Phil Ekins, Senior Solutions Architect 


Day 2: Thursday, November 12  

Thursday, November 12 | 8:00am – 9:15pm ET

Building a Highly-Available, Scalable Application with Amazon Aurora

Yoav Eilat, Senior Product Manager


Thursday, November 12 | 2:00pm – 3:15pm ET

Navigate your big data journey with AWS Big Data Services

Juan Yu, Solutions Architect

Thiyagarajan Arumugam, Principal Solutions Architect


Day 3: Friday, November 13

Friday, November 13| 10:30am – 11:45pm ET

Migrating SQL Servers to AWS

Phil Ekins, Principal Solutions Architect


Friday, November 13 | 3:30pm – 4:45pm ET

Running Managed SQL Server on AWS

Eugene Stepanov, Sr Solutions Architect


Friday, November 13 | 6:00pm – 7:15pm ET

SQL Server Business Intelligence on Amazon RDS

Pooya Amini, Software Development Engineer

Richard WaymireOutbound Principal Architect


We look forward to seeing you and our customers at the AWS booths and sessions to learn more about SQL Server and Windows workloads on AWS!