Retired DBA

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Our Story

Retired DBA started his IT career in 1972 as an IBM Assembler programmer and retired in 2017 as a SQL Server database administrator (DBA). That’s over 45 years of IT experience as a programmer, manager, consultant, small business owner and SQL Server DBA. The last 22 years were spent as a SQL Server DBA.

Career Summary

Results focused expert in Microsoft SQL Server Database Administration (DBA) with more than 45 years of progressive technology development experience.

Known for strong business and technical vision with effective people and documentation skills. Proficient at managing multiple concurrent projects across the full development life-cycle.

Architect for innovative yet simple SQL Server database solutions that are practical and efficient but meet changing business objectives, strategies and goals.

Microsoft Certifications include: MCSE Data Platform (SQL 2012), MCSA(SQL 2012), MCITP (SQL 2008,2005), MCTS (SQL 2008, 2005), MCDBA (SQL2000), MCSE, MCP+I, MCP

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What’s the purpose of the website?

To provide tidbits, ideas and insight to SQL Server DBA’s during their job hunt, certification, education and career advancement.

Why are you doing this?

Just giving back to the SQL Server DBA community as I consider myself lucky to have been in IT for over 45 years and able to write about it.

Can I hire you as a SQL Server DBA?

Nope I’m retired!!!!

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