PASS is an independent, not-for-profit organization run by and for the community. With a growing membership of more than 100K, PASS supports data professionals throughout the world who use the Microsoft data platform.
PASS strives to fulfill its mission by:
- Facilitating member networking and the exchange of information through our local and virtual chapters, online events, local and regional events, and international conferences
- Delivering high-quality, timely, technical content for in-depth learning and professional development
PASS was co-founded by CA Technologies and Microsoft Corporation in 1999 to promote and educate SQL Server users around the world. Since its founding, PASS has expanded globally and diversified its membership to embrace professionals using any Microsoft data technology.