About the Talk
February 26, 2011 9:00 AM
Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel 1128 West Hastings Street Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 4R5 CanadaVancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel 1128 West Hastings Street Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 4R5 Canada
In today's enterprise environments, it is becoming increasingly necessary to integrate data from a variety of sources. As SQL Server continues its march into the enterprise, the days of focusing 100% on one platform are over. At a bare minimum, we need to be able to communicate with DBA's for other platforms. Terminology as simple as Instance and Database mean very different things in Oracle than they do in SQL Server. In this session, we will compare and contrast the two platforms in terms of features and terminology. We will also discuss some of the best practices and pitfalls when integrating the two.