data migration. azure, sql

Event Details

  • Start Date 02/11/2022
  • Start Time 05:00 PM
  • End Date 02/11/2022
  • End Time 06:00 PM
  • Location Online


Join Ayodeji Folarin Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) an expert on Microsoft Power Platform as he guides us in the practical session- “Data Migration to Azure SQL”.

10 February 2022 5 PM WAT

Microsoft Azure SQL Database is a type of managed cloud database available as part of Microsoft Azure. As a cloud-based database, Azure runs on a cloud computing platform and access is provided as a service.

With Azure SQL Database, users can create a high-performance, readily available data storage layer for solutions and applications in Azure. For many growing businesses, SQL Database is the right choice for a variety of modern cloud-based applications, enabling users to process-relational and non-relational data and structures, such as XML, spatial, JSON and graphs

Meet the facilitator – Ayodeji Folarin
Managing Partner at Jireh Computer Solutions
Ayodeji is a Microsoft Certified Trainer, BI Developer, Data Platform Evangelist, Data warehouse and Dashboard/Business Reporting Expert. He was awarded Microsoft Most Valuable Professional

With over 23 years in the computing arena, Ayodeji has focused on data platform solutions around Microsoft Azure and Office 365. He has helped many companies to migrate their systems to the cloud and get insight from their data source for the past 10 years.

Ayodeji has a passion for teaching and community engagement. He is a well-known speaker at many local and international conferences like MCT Summits, Power BI User Groups, PASS Local Groups, Microsoft Student Partners Events and other meetups. He loves to be on stage both at large events and at smaller user groups meetings, exchanging ideas with other SQL and BI fans. He loves travelling for work and to engage with local user groups, so always watch out for his next event around you.

Ayodeji has been certified as a Microsoft Trainer for over 5 years. He has been involved in presenting, community speaking and helping other professionals in the better usage and taking advantage of Microsoft’s data solutions from flat files to RDBMS for example Excel, Access, SQL server, Power BI, MSBI, Azure SQL and many more

Meet the Host

Mercy George-Igbafe is a self-taught educator, Agile, Data enthusiast with expertise in Business Analysis, Project Management & Digital Marketing. A trainer and mentor with 25+ years of work experience across various sectors & 5+ years in Tech. A certified Microsoft Certified Trainer, Professional Scrum Master, and Digital Marketing Professional.

Mercy is the founder of LEARNTOR #1 Agile Digital Transformational training and consultancy company focused on capacity development to bridge the digital skills gap of Nigerian youth and women.

Meet the co-host
Etiosa Odia is from Port Harcourt, Nigeria where he/she works as a Scrum Master/Power BI Developer at Learntor a Startup in Lagos Nigeria.
He is also a Certified Professional Scrum Master, Microsoft Certified Data
Analyst, Microsoft Certified Trainer and a Business Analyst
He has 5 years of experience with Power Bi, Python, Jira, Confluence, SQL,
EXCEL, Mural, HTML, CSS and JavaScript with a focus on Data
Visualization, Data Cleaning, Data Extraction, Collaboration and
He also holds a Bachelor’s Degree (B. Eng.) In Mechanical Engineering.
You can contact him with the LinkedIn link below.

Max is a growing Data Analyst passionate about Business Intelligence for market positioning in order to scale and form the corporate business strategy. He is a Data Associate and a certified trainer all from Microsoft.
His drive for community building is to grow a group of BI enthusiasts that would be globally competitive. He has spent the last five years in his professional career working in IT and in Telecommunications and Software Development.

You can contact him with the LinkedIn link below.