[PL] Seminarium: InfoTRAMS–Fusion Tematyczny

Już w najbliższy czwartek, jak niejako tradycja nakazuje odbędzie się w Warszawie kolejne seminarium InfoTRAMS (Information, Technology, Risk, Audit, Management, Security) zorganizowane przez stowarzyszenie ISSA Polska przy wsparciu firmy Oracle. Tym razem tematem przewodnim będzie swoisty Fusion Tematyczny: czyli sesje i rozmowy o bazach danych, karierze oraz prywatnym sprzęcie w pracy, w szczególności zaś zabezpieczenia, monitorowanie i audytowanie baz danych, oraz zagrożenia jakie mogą wyniknąć z używania prywatnych tabletów, telefonów czy laptopów podczas pracy z firmowymi danymi. Oraz certyfikacje, kariera, zarobki i możliwości rozwoju w Polsce i Europie. Agenda spotkania przedstawia się następująco:

09:15 | Rejestracja uczestników
09:50 | Otwarcie seminarium
     | Hubert Pilarski, ISSA Polska
10:00 | Bezpieczne przetwarzanie danych z Oracle Engineered Systems
     | Michał Jerzy Kostrzewa, ECE Exadata Business Development Manager
10:35 | Najskuteczniejsze sposoby zabezpieczania baz danych, jak je monitorować oraz jak audytować
     | Bartosz Kryński, Clico Sp. z o.o.
11:10 | Przerwa kawowa
11:40 | Ryzyko operacyjne w obszarze infrastruktury informatycznej – perspektywa firmy Oracle (• Ewolucja zagrożeń w świecie wirtualnym • Co na to wszystko technologia?- mechanizmy kontrolne • Bezpieczeństwo – projekt kompletny)
     | Krzysztof Grabczak, Oracle
12:15 | Bring your own device, czyli bezpieczna infrastruktura sieciowa dla prywatnych urządzeń mobilnych
     | Wiesław Stawiski, LANservice
12:45 | Lunch
14:00 | Przegląd certyfikatów branżowych
     | Jacek Skorupka,
14:35 | Perspektywy zatrudnienia dla branży Bezpieczeństwa IT w najbliższej przyszłości
     | Krzysztof Piłka, TeamQuest
15:10 | Losowanie nagród, zamknięcie seminarium
15:20 | Przerwa kawowa

15:40 | Walne zgromadzenie Stowarzyszonych ISSA Polska (sesja dostępna jedynie dla pełnoprawnych Członków ISSA Polska)

Spotkanie odbędzie się w budynku Telekomunikacji Polskiej w Warszawie (ul. Twarda 18) , w czwartek 30go czerwca br. Na spotkanie wymagana jest rejestracja, która jest bezpłatna dla członków ISSA Polska oraz OWASP Polska, a także dla posiadaczy certyfikatu CISSP. Dla pozostałych osób koszt uczestnictwa wynosi 499 złotych. Więcej informacji znaleźc można na stronie seminarium.

[EN] SQL Server 2008 R2 Cumulative Update 8 is now available

On 20th June Microsoft released new Cumulative Update for SQL Server 2008 R2. LOGO_SQLServer2008R2_thumb33

In this Cumulative Update 8 [version build: 10.50.1797.0] resolves fixed twenty five issues in total:
* six issues for SQL Server Engine
* twelve issues for SQL Server Analysis Services
* one issue for SQL Server Manageability
* two issues for SQL Server Reporting Services
* one issue for SQL Server Connectivity
* six issues for SQL Server Integration Services

Below You can find short information about fixed bugs:

VSTS BUG: 726734 | 2522893
FIX: A backup operation on a SQL Server 2008 or SQL Server 2008 R2 database fails if you enable change tracking on this database

VSTS BUG: 730658 | 2525665
FIX: SQL Server 2008 BIDS stops responding when you stop debugging a SSIS 2008 or a SSIS 2008 R2 package

VSTS BUG: 639374 | 2525665
FIX: SQL Server 2008 BIDS stops responding when you stop debugging a SSIS 2008 or a SSIS 2008 R2 package

VSTS BUG: 701471 | 2530913
FIX: "Error: 17066" occurs when you create a partitioned nonclustered index in SQL Server 2008 R2 if a parallel execution plan is used

VSTS BUG: 708511 | 2535660
FIX: Role membership is synchronized even if the SynchronizeSecurity element is set to the SkipMembership value in SSAS 2008 or in SSAS 2008 R2

VSTS BUG: 711297 |  2537467
FIX: You cannot use SQL Server Management Objects (SMO) to transfer data from a table in SQL Server 2008 or in SQL Server 2008 R2

VSTS BUG: 713677 | 2539098
FIX: "Runtime error: the property DBPROP_MSMD_UPDATE_ISOLATION_LEVEL cannot be found" error when an application tries to create a connection to SSAS 2008 R2

VSTS BUG: 702342 | 2539378
FIX: Replmerg.exe crashes when it enumerates changes to a statement in SQL Server if the stored procedure contains more than 4,000 characters

VSTS BUG: 720633 | 2545989
FIX: "A time-out occurred while waiting for buffer latch" error when many transactions concurrently update a database in SQL Server 2008 R2 if the database uses the snapshot isolation level

VSTS BUG: 721958 | 2547017
FIX: Instances of DAX functions that have no names incorrectly appear when you add a calculated member to a report that uses an SSAS 2008 R2 database as a data source

VSTS BUG: 737837 | 2559662
FIX: Slow performance when you render a report that returns a long string of text in SSRS 2008 R2 if the text contains no carriage return characters

VSTS BUG: 738049 |  2562753
FIX: Slow performance when an MDX query uses unary operators on parent/child hierarchy members in SSAS 2008 R2 if you define a scope calculation on these members and if the query accesses multiple dates in a time dimension

VSTS BUG: 722165 | 2563216
FIX: Dynamic image does not work in a page header or footer in SSRS 2008 R2 if the value expression uses the Global!PageNumber variable

VSTS BUG: 704879 | 2563924
FIX: "The incoming tabular data stream (TDS) protocol stream is incorrect" error when the SQLPutData function inserts the SQL_NULL_DATA value in a TVP in SQL Server 2008 R2

Microsoft has recommended to test all hotfixes before updating in production environment.

More information about this release You can find with the article: Cumulative Update 8

If You want to go directly to download section jump to Request Hotfix Download Site, where You can choose version (for 32-bit, 64-bit, itanium). This release is prepared as multilingual package.

[EN] September’s Cool SQL Conf on Old Continent

September will be very hard month. Especially for SQL Community. Because opportunity to going to conferences is one of the most important things every year (from my perspective) I, You and many other SQL Server specialist could say: HOUSTON WE HAVE PROBLEM!!

21-23 September 2011 – SQLU Summit >> The SQLU Summit, the SQL Server Conference for Central Europe takes place this year in Budapest. Enjoy the lovely capital of Hungary in the heart of Europe! From September 21st to 23rd a selected group of top-speakers from the SQL Server Community is heading in to give you deep insight into SQL Server „Denali“, Azure, PowerPivot and much more . Exchange with experts and colleagues about the possibledeployments of these new technologies in practice!. Speakers: Itzik Ben-Gan, Davide Mauri, Dejan Sarka, Klaus Aschenbrenner, Herbert Albert | Location: Budapest | LINK IS HERE

26-27 September 2011 – SQL TUNE IN >> SQL TuneIn is the first and only conference in this part of Europe targeted specifically at IT professionals working with SQL Server, both DB administrators and developers working on SQL Server platform alike. The conference is organized by Croatian SQL Server community, together with it’s valued partners. The basic idea beneath the conference is to give the attendees the best possible technical content, through two parallel conference tracks and a preconf day on Monday. World renown speakers: Itzik Ben-Gan, Davide Mauri, Dejan Sarka, Simon Sabin, side by side with our local SQL Server experts (Marko Čulo, Dean Vitner, Tomislav Piasevoli and others) will get you in touch with the newest technologies available for the SQL Server | Location: Zagreb | LINK IS HERE

29-30 September 2011 – Bleeding Edge 2011 >> This year, the fourth Bleeding Edge conference will bring even richer and more interesting content as it crosses the Slovenian borders for the first time to connect with two related events in Croatia and Hungary. Also, this year Bleeding Edge is going to last for two days. In addition to technical content, the attendees of Bleeding Edge 2011 can expect many new non-technical events. The conference is designed for IT professionals and developers. Three leading Slovenian development experts, Dejan Sarka, Dušan Zupančič and Matevž Gačnik, will present innovative solutions that do not get showcased on other events. All sessions will be carried out at the expert level and will cover the latest Microsoft development technologies that will be showcased during the event’s keynote. And of course Itzik Ben-Gan and Davide Mauri on SQL track | Location: Gozd Martuljek | LINK IS HERE

And don’t forget about SQLBits, more news soon…