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Tuesday, May 17, 2016

An Intro to Cortana Intelligence Suite

Hope Foley - Microsoft


You mean the assistant lady on my phone?  Well not exactly but she's part of what we'll discuss.  The Cortana Intelligence Suite is a toolset within Microsoft Azure for dealing with big data, advanced analytics, machine learning, and large scale IoT scenarios.  The potential solutions it can bring to organizations is pretty amazing!  In this session we'll go over an introduction and discuss some of the capabilities of this incredibly powerful bundle of tools. 

About Hope:
Hope Foley, a former SQL Server MVP with over 16 years of experience in the IT world, has worked across many industries including insurance, health organization, and federal government.  She now works for Microsoft as a Technology Solution Professional for the Data Platform team. She prior to that she has been a consultant in SQL Server technologies for over 9 years focusing on database administration and architecture, more recently in business intelligence. Hope is an active member in the SQL Server and PASS communities speaking at events and organizes the SQL Saturday event in Indianapolis. 

5:30 - Professional Networking & Food
6:00 - Announcements
6:15 - Featured Presentation
7:15 - Prize Drawings


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