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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.

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Social computing for the database professional

Social Computingfor the Database Professional

Jason Massie, Terremark

Brent Ozar, Quest Software


Bachelor 1 brent ozar
Bachelor #1:Brent Ozar

SQL Server Expertfor Quest Software

SQLServerpedia Ed.

Former DBA, SAN, VM admin for $7b co.

Blog: BrentOzar.com

Twitter: @BrentO


Bachelor 2 jason massie
Bachelor #2:Jason Massie

Manager, DBA Services @ Terremark

Interests include other RDBMS, the Cloud, and taking suckas to the pwnshop.

Blog:JasonMassie.com

Twitter: @StatisticsIO


Today s agenda
Today’s Agenda

Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/scriptingnews/2627291590/

Yesterday’s, Today’s, Tomorrow’s DBA

TweetDeck

Real time search

Crowd sourcing

Blogging

Tips and tools for the hardcore


Dbas of yore
DBAs of Yore

Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/scriptingnews/2627291590/

Day 1: Product Released

Day 2:We RTFM’d

Day 3:Asked Questions Usenet, Forums



Why this matters to you
Why This Matters to You

Fast release cycles

No documentation

No best practices

You’re on the cutting edge




Tweetdeck demo
TweetDeck Demo


Jason follows people like
Jason Follows People Like…

@_StevieWonder

@DonaldFarmer

@Scoblizer

Search – SQL, SQLPASS, Cloud, RDBMS, Oracle, MySQL

And @SQLPass of course.


Brent follows people like
Brent Follows People Like…

@SQLRockstar

@Wendy_Dance

@BadBanana

@DontTryThis

@CodingHorror


The Internets but real time

  • It is all about search!

  • Imagesof the Hudson crash from the boat rescuing them.

  • Live reports from events as they happen.

  • The release date of XXX Server 2008 before it is official


Asking for help part 1
Asking for Help Part 1


Asking for help part 2
Asking for Help Part 2





Meet connor1
Meet Connor

“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.”


Crowd sourcing
Crowd sourcing

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


Crowd sourcing examples
Crowd sourcing examples

Community driven new or answer sites

Informal polls to your networks

Wiki’s

Open source SD projects e.g. Codeplex


Crowdsourcing demo 2
Crowdsourcing Demo #2

Results of our informal Twitter poll


Blogging
Blogging

  • Wordpress

  • See Brent’s blogging series

  • Read, comment, link

  • Etiquette

  • Self hosted vs. SQL blog networks


Blogging demo
Blogging Demo

Credit: passionweiss.com/


Social networking tips
Social Networking Tips

Be personable

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.


Hard core social tools
Hard-Core Social Tools

Google blog search\alerts

FriendFeed.com

Ping.fm

BrightKite.com

Facebook\linkedin\plaxo\social darling

RSS Cloud and Pubsubhubbub


Complete the evaluation form win
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Thank you

Thank you

for attending this session and the 2009 PASS Summit in Seattle


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