Social Computing for the Database Professional. Jason Massie, Terremark Brent Ozar, Quest Software. Bachelor #1: Brent Ozar. SQL Server Expert for Quest Software SQLServerpedia Ed. Former DBA, SAN, VM admin for $7b co. Blog: BrentOzar.com Twitter: @ BrentO. Bachelor #2: Jason Massie.
Jason Massie, Terremark
Brent Ozar, Quest Software
SQL Server Expertfor Quest Software
Former DBA, SAN, VM admin for $7b co.
Manager, DBA Services @ Terremark
Interests include other RDBMS, the Cloud, and taking suckas to the pwnshop.
Yesterday’s, Today’s, Tomorrow’s DBA
Real time search
Tips and tools for the hardcore
Day 1: Product Released
Day 2:We RTFM’d
Day 3:Asked Questions Usenet, Forums
Fast release cycles
No best practices
You’re on the cutting edge
Search – SQL, SQLPASS, Cloud, RDBMS, Oracle, MySQL
And @SQLPass of course.
“Cisco just offered me a job! Now I have to weigh the utility of a fatty paycheck against the daily commute to San Jose and hating the work.”
Crowdsourcing is a distributed problem-solving and production model. Problems are broadcast to an unknown group of solvers in the form of an open call for solutions. The crowd submits solutions. The crowd also sorts through the solutions, finding the best ones. - Wikipedia
Community driven new or answer sites
Informal polls to your networks
Open source SD projects e.g. Codeplex
Results of our informal Twitter poll
Keep it real. Be personal
Don’t buddy spam
Do not worry about “What’s in it for me”
Focus on providing value
1st Lurk. 2nd Contribute. 3rd Evangelize.
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RSS Cloud and Pubsubhubbub
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