SQL Clone Product Launch - Live stream

Join us for this 90 minute live stream session on Redgate's new database provisioning tool, SQL Clone.

Learn from the experts such as Data Platform MVPs Grant Fritchey and Steve Jones on how SQL Clone can help solve your provisioning problems and understand how the technology works directly from the developers!

We'll also be giving you the chance to get your hands on a free copy of SQL Clone!

The content will be the same in all sessions. Check the schedule below for details and times.

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Wed 29th March 2017 ( 8am, 1pm, 6pm )

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90 minute session schedule – Wednesday 29th March

5 minutes Welcome and Introductions
Grant Fritchey
15 minutes What problems do we face when provisioning databases?
Grant Fritchey
20 minutes How SQL Clone helps solve database provisioning problems – LIVE DEMO
Steve Jones and Richard Macaskill
15 minutes Using PowerShell with SQL Clone to automate provisioning jobs
Richard Macaskill and Steve Jones
15 minutes Why are clones so small? The technology behind SQL Clone
Chris Hurley
20 minutes Closing and Questions

Grant Fritchey


Grant Fritchey is a SQL Server MVP with over 20 years experience in IT including time spent in support and development.

Grant has worked with SQL Server since version 6.0 back in 1995. He has developed in VB, VB.Net, C# and Java. Grant volunteers at PASS with the Editorial Committee and is president of the Southern New England SQL Server Users Group (SNESSUG). He has authored books for Apress and Simple-Talk, and joined Redgate as a Product Evangelist in January 2011.


Steve Jones

Editor at sqlservercentral.com

Steve Jones is a Microsoft SQL Server MVP and has been working with SQL Server since version 4.2 on OS/2. After working as a DBA and developer for a variety of companies, Steve co-founded the community website SQLServerCentral.com in 2001.

Since 2004, Steve has been the full-time editor of the site, ensuring it continues to be a great resource for SQL Server professionals. Over the last decade, Steve has written hundreds of articles about SQL Server for SQLServerCentral.com, SQL Server Standard magazine, SQL Server Magazine, and Database Journal.


Richard Macaskill

Product Manager at Redgate

Richard is a Product Manager at Redgate, having previously spent almost 20 years in IT management, database administration and development for Insurance and Financial Services firms in London, back-filling other roles along the way. He spends much of his time boring anyone in earshot about the DevOps and automation implications of financial compliance and audit.

Chris Hurley

Software Engineer at Redgate

Chris Hurley has been a developer at Redgate for the past four years. After working on the ANTS Profilers and SQL Compare, he joined the team pioneering development of SQL Clone a year ago. He has seen SQL Clone through from initial research phase to the launch of the first version of the product.

“We've already tried SQL Clone Beta and it exceeded our expectations. It was really easy to use, in some cases cloned machines were performing even better than real ones!”

Evaldas Buinauskas, Database Development Technical Leader, Euromonitor International

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