Samir Behara is a passionate software developer. He has more than ten years of experience in IT industry, working on large-scale enterprise applications involving complex business functions, web integration, and data management in various domains like Insurance, Manufacturing and Publishing. Samir builds software solutions using cutting edge Microsoft technologies, primarily C# and SQL Server. Currently he is working as a .NET Developer in EBSCO Industries, Birmingham, Alabama.
In this session, we will learn about the rich set of capabilities of SQL Server 2016 and the new & improved features relating to Performance, Productivity and Security. We will understand how the life of a SQL Developer and Database Administrator will be transformed with features like Query Store, Live Query Statistics, Comparing Execution Plans, Built-in JSON Support, Temporal Database, Stretch Database and other nice T-SQL enhancements. We will also take a look at the new security features – Always Encrypted, Row Level Security and Dynamic Data Masking. This will be a content rich session with plenty of demonstrations.