Microsoft and Teradata Collaboration at Teradata Partners User Conference

Microsoft and Teradata will be collaborating at the Teradata Partners User Conference in Las Vegas October 13 - 16

During this event, we will provide several opportunities to learn the latest about the partnership:

  • Workshop - OLAP and BI Analytics with Teradata (10/12, 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM, Mandalay Bay L)
  • Lunch n’ Learn - Teradata and Microsoft — Business and Technical Success Strategies (10/13, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Mandalay Bay, Lagoon K)
  • SIG - Microsoft BI & Teradata Interoperability (10/14, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Mandalay Bay, Lagoon L)
  • Podcast (Interview recorded Monday afternoon and available from
  • Booth Staffed with Experts (Booth # 114)

I’d like to highlight the “Lunch n’ Learn” session, which is titled: “Teradata and Microsoft — Business and Technical Success Strategies”

Are you looking for the latest information on the Teradata-Microsoft partnership?   Want to learn best practices from those who have actively delivered joint POCs and Deployments?

The Teradata and Microsoft Lunch n' Learn will be bringing together a group of peers interested in learning about the partnership’s business and technical success strategies.  During this session, you will gain the latest Teradata-Microsoft partnering details from Miles Stephenson, Teradata SVP Alliances;Bob Baker, Microsoft Director of Alliances; and Karl Dittman, Microsoft Business Development Director.  You will also hear from Rich Johnson, Lead BI Architect at Microsoft; and Teradata’sRupal Shah, Technical Program Manager, who have both been involved in many successful joint Microsoft-Teradata projects. In addition, Matt Zenus, Teradata Product Manager and Vlad Eydelman, Technical Program Manager will share future technical collaboration plans between Microsoft and Teradata.

Date/Time: October 13, 2008; 12:00 - 1:00 PM (lunch will be served)

Location: Las Vegas, Mandalay Bay - Lagoon K

Space is limited. Please register as soon as possible to secure your spot as this is a first-come, first-serve opportunity. To Register or ask questions, send email to: Lunch n' Learn (

Hope to see you there!


Karl Dittman | Business Development  Director | Microsoft Corporation