Kendra Little

Information & Communications Technology

Database Administration DevOps & Automation performance tuning

Learn GitHub by Contributing to Micorosoft Docs

Git has become an essential tool for everyone in IT, but many database professionals lag behind and haven't yet learned Git. In this demo-packed session, I'll show you how to learn Git by using GitHub to contribute to Microsoft Documentation. We'll start with an overview of Git and GitHub, then walk through an example of forking a repo, cloning it, creating a branch, committing and pushing a change, and creating a Pull Request.

Kendra Little

SQL Server and Azure SQL Adventurer

Kendra Little (she/her) has specialized in relational database performance and automation for 20 years. Kendra worked as a database administrator in both startup environments and for a Fortune 100 corporation. As a consultant and trainer, Kendra focused on performance tuning and database internals. Since then, Kendra has worked as an Advocate and Product Manager focusing on Database DevOps. Kendra has recently joined the SQL Docs team at Microsoft as a Senior Content Developer.

I live in Maine in the United States.

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