2014 Annual
         Conference

    Atlanta, GA

    April 14-17, 2014

    at the Hilton Atlanta

     

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    Adaptive Server Enterprise Track Sessions (Monday/Tuesday)
     Monday Tuesday
    08:00 Keynote
    08:15
    08:30 Pre-conference Workshop: SAP Quick Start for Oracle and SQL Server DBAs

    Presented by: Bob Barker

    (Lunch included)
    Pre-conference Workshop: Basic Installation and Configuration of SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise

    Presented by: Chris Baker

    (Lunch included)
    08:45
    09:00
    09:15
    09:30 Morning Break
    09:45
    10:00 Plenary Sessions
    10:15
    10:30
    10:45
    11:00
    11:15
    11:30 Lunch
    11:45
    12:00
    12:15
    12:30 Lunch
    12:45
    13:00 Pre-conference Workshop: Analysis of sp_sysmon

    Presented by: Joe Woodhouse

    (Lunch included)
    Enhancing the Security of Data at Rest with SAP ASE 16

    Presented by: Vinod Chandran

    Managing Multi-Terabyte OLTP databases in ASE

    Presented by: Jeff Tallman
    13:15
    13:30
    13:45
    14:00 Session Break Session Break
    14:15 Migrating Custom Applications to SAP Databases with SAP's Exodus Migration Tool

    Presented by: Rob Verschoor
    Enhancements in Operational Scalability in SAP ASE 16

    Presented by: Stefan Karlsson
    14:30
    14:45
    15:00 Session Break
    15:15 Session Break Session Break
    15:30 SAP IQ for ASE DBAs

    Presented by: Joe Woodhouse

    Indexing for Performance

    Presented by: Jeff Garbus
    15:45
    16:00
    16:15
    16:30 Session Break Session Break
    16:45 Case Study - Taming Data Growth and Maintaining Performance using Semantic Partitioning

    Presented by: Sree Kumar
    Achieving Linear Performance Scalability in Large Multi-core systems with SAP ASE 16

    Presented by: Stefan Karlsson

    17:00
    17:15
    17:30
    17:45 Break before Sponsor Reception at 6pm.

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    Adaptive Server Enterprise Track Sessions
    (Wednesday/Thursday/Friday)
     Wednesday ThursdayFriday
    08:00 SAP ASE 16.0 and Future Directions - A Technical Look at the Next Releases of SAP ASE

    Presented by Ashok Swaminathan
    Tips, Tricks & little-known features in SAP ASE

    Presented by: Rob Verschoor
    Enhancing the Security of Data at Rest with SAP ASE 16

    Presented by: Vinod Chandran
    SAP Control Center. In Depth

    Presented by: Ricardo Murcia
    Post-conference Workshop: Troubleshooting SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise Performance Problems using MDA Tables

    Presented by: Chris Brown

    (Lunch included)
    08:15
    08:30
    08:45
    09:00 Session Break Session Break
    09:15 Continuous Availability: The Top 15 (or more) reasons to use Data Only Locking scheme in ASE 15.7

    Presented by: Cory Sane
    Key Operational Scalability Features in SAP Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise

    Presented by: Vinod Chandran
    Understanding and Building Applications with the Open Data Protocol (Odata) for SAP ASE and SAP SQL Anywhere

    Presented by: Javier Cuerva
    09:30
    09:45
    10:00 Session Break Session Break
    10:15 Session Break Session Break
    10:30 Query Tuning - Getting it Right the First Time!

    Presented by: Janis Griffin
    Enhancements in Database Recoverability in SAP ASE 16

    Presented by: Peter Thawley

    What Big Data means to SAP DBA’s

    Presented by: Bill Baker
    Understanding Data and Index Compression in SAP ASE 16

    Presented by: Peter Thawley
    Continuous Availability: Using SAP Replication Server for SAP ASE Hardware Swapout wth Minimal Downtime: A Case Study

    Presented by: Cory Sane
    10:45
    11:00
    11:15
    11:30 Lunch Lunch
    11:45
    12:00
    12:15
    12:30
    12:45
    13:00 How to be a Great SAP ASE DBA

    Presented by: Jeff Garbus
    Enhancements in Optimization and Query Processing in SAP ASE 16

    Presented by: Peter Thawley
    Troubleshooting and Tuning SAP ASE Statement Cache Query Performance

    Presented by: Jeff Tallman
    Top 10 SAP ASE Configuration Tips

    Presented by: Jeff Garbus

    Migrating and Upgrading SAP ASE on IBM Power Systems

    Presented by Peter Barnett and Jeff Tallman
    13:15
    13:30
    13:45
    14:00 Session Break Session Break
    14:15 Performance and Tuning of SAP ASE Housekeeping

    Presented by: Joe Woodhouse
    SAP ASE 15.7 IMDB and Compression – Real World Results from Caixa Economica

    Presented by: Fernando Santos
    14:30
    14:45
    15:00 Session Break Session Break
    15:15 Session Break Session Break
    15:30
    SAP ASE 16 in the Cloud

    Presented by: Sumit Kindu
    Case study - Building and Maintaining an Historical System Monitoring Environment for SAP ASE

    Presented by: Apurba Saha
    Configuration and Tuning of SAP ASE on RedHat Enterprise Linux

    Presented by: Chris Brown
    Enhancements in SAP ASE 16's Semantic Partitioning for Improved Operational Simplicity

    Presented by: Peter Thawley
    SAP Replication Server Direct Load Materialization for SAP ASE and SAP HANA

    Presented by: Jeff Tallman
    15:45
    16:00
    16:15
    16:30 Session Break End of Main Conference
    16:45 Data Management Enhancement Session

    Panel Discussion
    17:00
    17:15
    17:30
    17:45 End of Day

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    HANA Track Sessions
      Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
    08:00 Keynote SAP HANA as a Platform for Application Development

    Presented by:
    Ron Silberstein
    The Many Uses of SAP HANA: Where do I Start?

    Presented by: Michael Eacrett
    08:15
    08:30
    08:45
    09:00 Session Break Session Break
    09:15 SAP HANA as a Platform for Application Development

    Presented by: Ron Silberstein
    09:30 Morning Break
    09:45
    10:00 Plenary Sessions
    10:15 Session Break Session Break
    10:30 The SAP HANA Difference: Building Multi-Dimensional Business Apps on SAP HANA Versus Traditional Platforms

    Presented by: John Applebly
    Planning an SAP HANA Deployment: a Systems Architecture/Infrastructure Perspective

    Presented by: Ron Silberstein
    Key Concepts to Administer SAP HANA Systems

    Presented by: Reddy Venumbaka
    10:45
    11:00
    11:15
    11:30 Lunch Lunch Lunch
    11:45
    12:00
    12:15
    12:30
    12:45
    13:00

    SAP HANA 101 - What it is and Why it is Getting all the Attention

    Presented by: Michael Eacrett

    Moving Data into HANA with Replication Server and ESP

    Presented by: Tony Antonello
    An Introduction to the UI Development Toolkit for HTML5 (aka SAPUI5) (Part I)

    Presented by: Dave Fish
    Monitoring HANA From a Background of SAP ASE, SAP IQ or Other DBMS

    Presented by: Edward Stangler
    An Introduction to the UI Development Toolkit for HTML5 (aka SAPUI5) (Part 2)

    Presented by: Dave Fish
    13:15
    13:30
    13:45
    14:00 Session Break Session Break
    14:15 Planning an SAP HANA Deployment: a Systems Architecture/Infrastructure Perspective

    Presented by: Ron Silberstein
    14:30
    14:45
    15:00 Session Break
    15:15 Session Break Session Break
    15:30 The Many Uses of SAP HANA - Where to I Start?

    Presented by: Michael Eacrett
    SAP HANA 101 – What’s it is and Why it is Getting all the Attention

    Presented by: Michael Eacrett
    SAP Replication Server Direct Load Materialization for SAP ASE and SAP HANA

    Presented by:
    15:45
    16:00
    16:15
    16:30 Session Break Session Break End of Conference
    16:45 Key Concepts to Administer SAP HANA Systems

    Presented by: Reddy Venumbaka
    Data Management Enhancements Panel + Customer Connection Program
    17:00
    17:15
    17:30
    17:45 Break before Sponsor Reception at 6pm.
    18:00 SAP HANA CodeJam
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    SAP IQ Track Sessions
     Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
    08:00 Keynote Migrating to an IQ DataWarehouse with PowerDesigner

    Presented by: Chris Baker

    Extending SAP IQ with User Defined Functions

    Presented by: Richard Soundy

    SAP Control Center In-Depth

    Presented by: Ricardo Murcia
    Best Practices for Deploying SAP IQ under VMWare

    Presented by: Chris Baker
    08:15
    08:30
    08:45
    09:00 Session Break
    09:15 Evaluation of SAP IQ 16 Multiplex Query Performance with Various Storage and Network Technologies

    Presented by: Lloyd Dickman and Tom McWilliams
    09:30 Morning Break
    09:45
    10:00 Plenary Sessions Session Break Session Break
    10:15 Session Break
    10:30 SAP IQ Roadmap and Future Directions

    Presented by: Richard Soundy
    A Look Inside SAP IQ 16's In-Memory Loading Engine - Holder of the Guiness World Record for Loading & Indexing Big Data

    Presented by: Chris Baker
    10:45
    11:00
    11:15
    11:30 Lunch Lunch Lunch
    11:45
    12:00
    12:15
    12:30
    12:45
    13:00 Pre-conference Workshop: Installation and Configuration of SAP IQ 16

    Presented by: Chris Baker
    A Technical Overview of SAP IQ 16

    Presented by: Richard Soundy
    Understanding How to Size Hardware for SAP IQ

    Presented by: Mark Mumy
    Big Data (IQ + HADOOP)

    Presented by: Richard Soundy
    13:15
    13:30
    13:45
    14:00 Session Break Session Break
    14:15 Using SAP Control Center to Monitor and Manage SAP IQ

    Presented by: Chris Baker
    What Big Data means to SAP DBA’s

    Presented by: Bill Baker
    Understanding SAP IQ Query Plans

    Presented by: Lou Stanton
    Best Practices in Migrating to SAP IQ 16

    Presented by: Chris Baker
    14:30
    14:45
    15:00 Session Break Session Break
    15:15 Session Break Session Break Session Break
    15:30 SAP IQ for SAP ASE DBAs

    Presented by: Joe Woodhouse
    Best Practices in Managing and Tuning Sybase IQ

    Presented by: Mark Mumy

    Case Study - Storing and Quering Large Spatial Data Volumes with SAP IQ

    Presented by: TBD
    SAP Sybase Replication to IQ: or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Real Time Loading

    Presented by: Phil Adams
    Best Practices in Backup and Recovery of Large Databases in SAP IQ

    Presented by: Fernando Santos
    15:45
    16:00
    16:15
    16:30 Session Break Session Break End of Conference
    16:45 Best Practices in Monitoring SAP IQ

    Presented by: Fernando Santos
    Data Management Enhancements Panel + Customer Connection Program
    17:00
    17:15
    17:30
    17:45 Break before Sponsor Reception at 6pm. End of Day

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    PowerBuilder, SQL Anywhere and Development Tracks Sessions (Tuesday)
     Tuesday
    08:00 Keynote
    08:15
    08:30
    08:45
    09:00
    09:15
    09:30 Morning Break
    09:45
    10:00 Plenary Sessions
    10:15
    10:30
    10:45
    11:00
    11:15
    11:30 Lunch
    11:45
    12:00
    12:15
    12:30
    12:45
    13:00 How to Develop Native Cross-OS Mobile Apps with PowerBuilder

    Presented by: Armeen Mazda

    (Lunch included)
    Self-Management and Self-Healing in SAP SQL Anywhere

    Presented by: Jose Ramos
    Best Practices using SAP ASE Windows Drivers

    Presented by: Paul Vero
    13:15
    13:30
    13:45
    14:00 Session Break
    14:15 Migrating Custom Applications to SAP Databases with SAP's Exodus Migration Tool

    Presented by: Rob Verschoor
    14:30
    14:45
    15:00 Session Break Session Break
    15:15 Session Break
    15:30 First Steps in Test Automation

    Presented by: Brian Le Suer
    Getting Started with SAP SQL Anywhere OnDemand

    Presented by: Jeff Gibson
    Agile Software Engineering - An Overview

    Presented by: Dave Fish
    15:45
    16:00
    16:15
    16:30 Session Break Session Break
    16:45 What's New in PowerBuilder 15

    Presented by: Jeff Gibson
    17:00
    17:15
    17:30
    17:45 Break before Sponsor Reception at 6pm.

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    PowerBuilder, SQL Anywhere and Development Tracks Sessions (Wednesday)
     Wednesday
    08:00 The 'M' Word in Test Automation

    Presented by: Brian Le Suer
    Integrating Applications at the Information Edge

    Presented by: Michael Novak & Jose Ramos
    Introducing SAP Mobile Platform (SMP 3.0)

    Presented by: Dave Fish
    SAP SQL Anywhere Tips and Techniques

    Presented by: Jose Ramos
    08:15
    08:30
    08:45
    09:00 Session Break Session Break Session Break
    09:15 Having Your Cake and Eating It Too: Delivering Flexible and Maintainable Applications

    Presented by: John Hnat
    SAP Mobile SDK 3.0 Overview

    Presented by: Tony Woods
    09:30
    09:45
    10:00 Session Break
    10:15 Session Break Session Break
    10:30 Introduction to Features in SAP SQL Anywhere 16

    Presented by: Michael Novak
    Introduction to SAP River

    Presented by: Dave Fish
    Query Tuning - Getting it Right the First Time!

    Presented by: Janis Griffin
    10:45
    11:00
    11:15
    11:30 Lunch
    11:45
    12:00
    12:15
    12:30
    12:45
    13:00 Scorever (formerly YouHoops): Designing and Delivering a Cloud-Based Mobile Scorekeeping Solution with SAP PowerBuilder and Appeon

    Presented by: Ronnie Po
    Building an ODBC Utility Library with SAP ASE ODBC Driver

    Presented by: Paul Vero
    An Introduction to the UI Development Toolkit for HTML5 (aka SAPUI5) (Part I)

    Presented by: Dave Fish
    13:15
    13:30
    13:45
    14:00 Session Break
    14:15 Using C# and PowerBuilder .NET to Create Server-side DLLs that can be Called from an Appeon Application

    Presented by: Mark Bemis
    SAP SQL Anywhere Performance Analysis

    Presented by: Jose Ramos
    14:30
    14:45
    15:00
    15:15 Session Break
    15:30 POS Application in the Cloud with Appeon Web and Mobile

    Presented by Filiberto Sosa
    15:45
    16:00
    16:15 Session Break
    16:30 Session Break
    16:45 PowerBuilder ISV's Discussions

    Moderated by: Michael Searer
    Data Management Enhancements Panel + Customer Connection Program
    17:00
    17:15
    17:30
    17:45 End of Day

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    SAP HANA as a Platform for Application Development

    Presented by: Ron Silberstein

    PowerBuilder, SQL Anywhere and Development Tracks Sessions (Thursday/Friday)
     ThursdayFriday
    08:00 Using PowerBuilder.Net Visual Assemblies in Visual Studio.Net

    Presented by: Bruce Armstrong
    SAP SQL Anywhere Primer

    Presented by: Michael Novak
    Using Apache Cordova (Kapsel) and SAP AppBuilder to Develop HTML5 Hybrid Apps in SMP 3.0

    Presented by: Tony Woods
    Going Mobile with Appeon for PowerBuilder Workshop (Day 1 - Day 1, Morning Session

    Presented by: Yakov Werde
    Going Mobile with Appeon for PowerBuilder Workshop (Day 2)

    Presented by: Yakov Werde

    (Lunch included)
    08:15
    08:30
    08:45
    09:00 Session Break
    09:15 Using COM Callable Wrapped Web Services In PowerBuilder

    Presented by: Bruce Armstrong
    Understanding and Building Applications with the Open Data Protocol (Odata) for SAP ASE and SAP SQL Anywhere

    Presented by: Javier Cuerva
    Introduction to Syclo/Agentry Apps in SMP 3.0

    Presented by: Tony Woods
    09:30
    09:45
    10:00
    10:15 Session Break
    10:30 Creation and Consumption of Web Services with PowerBuilder

    Presented by: Bruce Armstrong
    SAP HANA as a Platform for Application Development

    Presented by: Ron Silberstein
    Use of SAP ASE ADO.NET BulkLoad capabilities

    Presented by: Paul Vero
    10:45
    11:00
    11:15
    11:30 Lunch
    11:45
    12:00
    12:15
    12:30
    12:45
    13:00 SAP SQL Anywhere Tips and Techniques

    Presented by: Jose Ramos
    An Introduction to the UI Development Toolkit for HTML5 (aka SAPUI5) (Part 2)

    Presented by: Dave Fish
    Going Mobile with Appeon for PowerBuilder Workshop (Day 1 - Day 1, Afternoon Session

    Presented by: Yakov Werde
    13:15
    13:30
    13:45
    14:00 Session Break
    14:15 SAP SQL Anywhere Synchronization Internals

    Presented by: Jose Ramos
    14:30
    14:45
    15:00
    15:15 Session Break
    15:30
    15:45
    16:00
    16:15
    16:30 End of Main Conference

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    PowerDesigner Server Track Sessions
     Monday Tuesday Wednesday ThursdayFriday
    08:00 Keynote Joining the Dots - Mapping Expectations to Reality

    Presented by: George McGeachie
    Understanding the SAP PowerDesigner Proposition

    Presented by: Martijn Evers and Marcel Schot
    Post-conference Workshop: PowerDesigner Power Programming: The Road to Automation

    Presented by: Martijn Evers and Marcel Schot
    08:15
    08:30 Pre-conference Workshop: Building the Data Model Pyramid with PowerDesigner

    Presented by: George McGeachie
    08:45
    09:00 Session Break Session Break
    09:15 Using SAP PowerDesigner to Customize Workflow to Improve System Development

    Presented by: Roberto Pena and Ricardo Buzato
    SAP PowerDesigner for the SAP Data Management Platform

    Presented by: Javier Cuerva
    09:30 Morning Break
    09:45
    10:00 Plenary Sessions
    10:15 Session Break Session Break
    10:30 Automating & Accelerating DWH Design and Build with SAP PowerDesigner

    Presented by: Murat Cetinkaya
    Modeling Big Data including Hadoop with SAP PowerDesigner

    Presented by: Javier Cuerva
    10:45
    11:00
    11:15
    11:30 Lunch Lunch Lunch
    11:45
    12:00
    12:15
    12:30
    12:45
    13:00

    SAP PowerDesigner Roadmap

    Presented by: Matt Creason

    Take Control of your Database Schemas with SAP PowerDesigner

    Presented by: George McGeachie
    Creating a Metadata-Driven BI Factory with SAP PowerDesigner

    Presented by: Marcel Schot and Martijn Evers
    13:15
    13:30
    13:45
    14:00 Session Break
    14:15 What Can SAP PowerDesigner Do For Me?

    Presented by: George McGeachie
    14:30
    14:45
    15:00 Session Break
    15:15 Session Break
    15:30 SAP PowerDesigner & Data Model Transformations

    Presented by: Martijn Evers and Marcel Schot
    Model – Manage – Govern: PowerDesigner for Information Governance

    Presented by: Matt Creason
    15:45
    16:00
    16:15
    16:30 Session Break End of Conference
    16:45 SAP PowerDesigner Users -- What's on Your Mind?

    Panel Discussion

    17:00
    17:15
    17:30 Break before Sponsor Reception at 6pm.
    17:45 End of Day

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    Replication Server Track Sessions
     Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
    08:00 Keynote SAP Control Center In-Depth

    Presented by: Ricardo Murcia
    08:15
    08:30 Pre-conference Workshop: SAP Replication Server Internals & Performance Tuning

    Presented by: Jeff Tallman
    08:45
    09:00 Session Break
    09:15 How to Blow Through RepAgent Speed Traps

    Presented by: TBD
    09:30 Morning Break
    09:45
    10:00 Plenary Sessions Session Break
    10:15 Session Break
    10:30 An Introduction to SAP Replication Server for Heterogeneous Replication

    Presented by: TBD
    Continuous Availability: Using SAP Replication Server for SAP ASE Hardware Swapout wth Minimal Downtime: A Case Study

    Presented by: Cory Sane
    10:45
    11:00
    11:15
    11:30 Lunch Lunch Lunch
    11:45
    12:00
    12:15
    12:30
    12:45
    13:00 SAP Replication Server Technical Overview, Future and Roadmap

    Presented by: Sumit Kundu
    Moving Data into HANA with Replication Server and ESP

    Presented by: Anthony Antonello
    Enhancing ETL-based Change Data Capture to be More Real-time with SAP Replication Server

    Presented by: Anthony Antonello
    13:15
    13:30
    13:45
    14:00 Session Break Session Break
    14:15 Ensuring Data Consistency Between Systems using SAP Replication Server's Data Assurance Option

    Presented by: Chris Brown
    14:30
    14:45
    15:00 Session Break
    15:15 Session Break Session Break
    15:30 Troubleshooting SAP Replication Server Environments

    Presented by Annette Kirkpatrick
    SAP Sybase Replication to IQ: or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Real Time Loading

    Presented by: Phil Adams

    SAP Replication Server Direct Load Materialization for SAP ASE and SAP HANA

    Presented by: TBD
    15:45
    16:00
    16:15
    16:30 Session Break End of Conference
    16:45 Data Management Enhancements Panel + Customer Connection Program
    17:00
    17:15
    17:30 Break before Sponsor Reception at 6pm.
    17:45 End of Day

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