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Belle interviewed in GeekSpeak Georgia Straight

Posted by on May 9, 2012 in Blog, Featured | 0 comments

Please check out the interview at: http://www.straight.com/p/ec6e

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Daring to Dream .. What It Means To Be an MVP (for me)

Posted by on Oct 3, 2011 in Uncategorized | 2 comments

Just this week, UBC launched of a very ambitious campaign. The tagline is “Start an Evolution” – UBC is launching the biggest fundraising campaign in history. I am very proud to be part of this organization .. albeit in the shadows (I work on the databases, you see). For the unfamiliar it probably sounds like just a “money thing”, but for those who are familiar, it is more than just raising money. It is all about building opportunities for students, inspiring them to become what they can become, and empowering...

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VANPASS August 2011 – SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) – Beyond 101

Posted by on Aug 25, 2011 in Blog | 0 comments

Just wanted to say thank you to everyone who attended the August 2011 VANPASS meeting at the Sierra Systems building. And thank you to the August sponsors Sierra Systems and QueryWorks Solutions! If you need to contact me with questions or comments about the presentation just send me an email at donabel dot santos at queryworks dot ca Here is a recap of the presentation: SQL Server Reporting Services – Beyond 101 In this presentation we will look different ways of using and extending Reporting Services. Topics will include using and...

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VANPASS August 16!

Posted by on Jul 30, 2011 in Blog, Featured | 0 comments

We are very excited to sponsor VANPASS on Tuesday August 16, 2011.   Donabel will be the guest speaker! Her topic will be: SQL Server Reporting Services – Beyond 101 In this presentation we will look different ways of using and extending Reporting Services. Topics will include using and customizing charts, using expressions for common (and not-so-common) Reporting Services tasks, creating drilldowns/drillthroughs, querying SSRS metadata using custom code, and using Reporting Services to connect to non-conventional data sources (MySQL...

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