Introducing our latest SQL Server 2008 Microsoft Certified Master – Evgeny Garaev

Evgeny Garaev has been working as database administrator since 2005. He started his career as Oracle DBA in 2005. In 2008 he decided to becomeMS SQL Server DBA. Since then Evgeny has been working as MS SQL Server database administrator, developer and architect. He specializes in databasearchitecture, performance tuning, and disaster recovery. Evgeny currently lives…


Introducing our latest SQL Server 2008 Microsoft Certified Master – Sergiu Stan

Sergiu is a Senior Consultant – SQL Server with RockSolid SQL. Sergiu graduated from University with a degree in Electronics and Telecommunications. He started as a research scientist in the telecommunications field and later while working as a specialist for RomTelecom –Bucharest, Sergiu transitioned towards IT and database administration. At the start of 2000, he immigrated to New Zealand…


Introducing our latest SQL Server 2008 Microsoft Certified Master – Warner Chaves Zuniga

Warner is a SQL Server Team Lead at Pythian, a global Canadian-based company specialized in DBA services. A brief stint in .NET programming led to his early DBA formation working for enterprise customers in Hewlett-Packard ITO organization. From there he transitioned to his current position at Pythian, managing multiple customers and instances all the way…


Introducing our latest SQL Server 2008 Microsoft Certified Master – David Levy

David Levy is a developer turned DBA. He began his career in 2000 after graduation from Northern Illinois University with a degree in Operations Management andInformation Systems with an Emphasis in Information Systems. After several years of increasingly complex development work David moved into a support rolethat allowed him to indulge his interest in quick…


Introducing our latest SQL Server 2008 Microsoft Certified Master – Ben Miller

Ben Miller is an Enterprise DBA Architect working for HealthEquity Inc. in Draper, Utah. HealthEquity (http://www.healthequity.com) is one of the largest HSA (Health Savings Account) providers in the nation. Ben is responsible for the scalability and performance of all databases in the company. Before joining HealthEquity, Ben worked in various SQL Server positions such as…


Exams 88-986 & 88-987 Pages Live on Microsoft Learning

These pages will outline the topics covered by the Knowledge and Lab Exams for the MCSM: Data Platform Certification http://www.microsoft.com/learning/en/us/Exam.aspx?ID=88-986&Locale=en-us http://www.microsoft.com/learning/en/us/Exam.aspx?ID=88-987&Locale=en-us


At Long Last – MCSM: Data Platform Knowledge Exam 88-986 Is Live!

The newest MCSM Knowledge exam was released to Prometric yesterday and you can begin scheduling your exams at any time. If you are a current MCM SQL Server 2008, we are still trying to get the adminstration tasks accomplished to grant you the MCSM: Charter Data Platform certification. You will not be strictly required to…