With the recent announcement of SQL Server 2016 SP1 providing a consistent programming surface area has generated quite a buzz in the SQL Server community. SQL Server 2016 SP1 allows businesses of all sizes to leverage full feature set such as In-Memory technologies on all editions of SQL Server to get enterprise grade performance. This talk focuses on the improvements and key scenarios enabled by SQL Server 2016 SP1 which makes SQL Server 2016 SP1 an obvious choice for the customers. Come and attend this session to learn on some of the exciting new improvements announced with SQL Server 2016 SP1 to ensure you are leveraging new improvements to maximize performance and throughput of your SQL Server environment.


Parikshit Savjani, Senior Program Manager Microsoft

Parikshit Savjani is a Senior Program Manager with Microsoft SQL Server Product Group, working on making the customers and SQL community successful on Microsoft Data platform. He has more than 9 years of experience with Microsoft and SQL Server. He started with Microsoft CSS providing support assistance to Premier customers of Microsoft and then moved on to become Premier Field Engineer (PFE), working with large enterprise customers providing best practice guidance, performance tuning, consulting, and proactive assistance to improve the overall health of SQL Server deployments. He contributes to the community via his blog, slideshare & by presenting in various SQL community events.