The folks that brought you the SQL Server Roadshow have a free seminar for SQL Serve 2005. It focuses on the DBA side and looks pretty interesting. Their marketing pitch reads:
In this free, half-day event you’ll learn how the top new features of SQL Server 2005 will help you create and manage large-scale, mission-critical, enterprise database applications -- making your job easier. Find out how to leverage SQL Server 2005’s new capabilities to best support your business initiatives.
Register now and you will:
- Discover what enhancements and improvements have been made to relational engine and business intelligence platforms in Microsoft SQL Server 2005.
- Better understand SQL Server 2005's architectural enhancements in relational and analytical engines.
- Learn about deploying Intel-based 32-bit and 64-bit Unisys server technology for SQL Server 2005 applications.
Now if I could just get them to bring this to Kansas City...