Speaking at PASS Summit

The title says it all, this year I have been selected as a speaker at the world’s largest Microsoft Data Platform conference: PASS Summit! I will be presenting on one of my favourite topics: In-database analytics inside Microsoft SQL Server (www.pass.org/summit/2018/sessions/details.aspx?sid=76976). So if you happen to be at PASS Summit and want to learn more […]

GroupBy conference recording of Introducing the SQL Server 2016 Query Store available now!

Good news! The recording of my session “Introducing the SQL Server 2016 Query Store” at the GroupBy conference 2 weeks ago is available for your viewing, listening and reading pleasure! //groupby.org/2017/05/introducing-the-sql-server-2016-query-store/ Not only is a video recording available at the page above, but also a podcast version if you prefer only audio and a transcript […]

Talking about the Query Store at SQLBits!


From the 4th till the 7th of May 2016 one of the biggest SQL Server conference in the world will be in Liverpool promising four days of great SQL Server sessions and training. Just take a look at the agenda to be blown away by the amount of content. I am very proud to announce […]

Speaking engagements for August and September

August and September are going to be some busy weeks! In those two months I will be speaking on three SQLSaturday events: SQLSaturday #414 Oslo – 29th of August Efficient Indexing Strategies (level 100) SQLSaturday #411 Cambridge – 12th of September Efficient Indexing Strategies (level 100) SQLSaturday #434 Holland – 26th of September Debugging SQL […]

Speaking at SQLSaturday 376 Budapest

On April 18 2015 I will be speaking at SQLSaturday #376 in Budapest! I will be speaking about one of my favorite SQL Server topics, Wait Statistics. If you plan on attending SQLSaturday Budest and want to learn more about SQL Server Scheduling and resource waits, come visit my session! More information about the event, including the […]

Busy times

It has been a pretty long time since my last blog post but with good reason! The last month and a half I have been spending time on some great SQL Server events like SQLSaturday Holland and SQLSaturday Bulgaria. It was great to see so many people willing to invest personal time so they can get […]

Speaking at SQLSaturday #336 Holland

I received some great news this week, my session about wait statistics is selected for SQLSaturday #336 in Utrecht, Holland! This will be my first SQLSaturday as a speaker and I am really looking forward to it! There are more than 160 sessions submitted by great SQL Server experts around the world so this SQLSaturday […]