image ADAM JORGENSEN (http://www.adamjorgensen.com) is the president of Pragmatic Works Consulting, a Director for the Professional Association of SQL Server (PASS), SQL Server MVP, and a well-known speaker, author, and executive mentor. His focus is on helping companies realize their full potential by using their data in ways they may not have previously imagined. Adam is involved in the community as the Director at large for the Professional Association of SQL Server (PASS) and delivers more than 75 community sessions per year. He is based in Jacksonville, FL, and has written and contributed to five previous books on SQL Server, analytics, and SharePoint.

image STEVEN WORT has been working with SQL Server since 1993, starting with version 4.2 running on OS2. He has more than 30 years of experience developing applications in the IT industry, working in a wide range of industries. Steven joined Microsoft in 2000 as an escalation engineer on the Systems Integration Engineering (SIE) team, where he co-authored multiple workshops on debugging Windows and .NET. In 2004, he moved to the SQL Server team to work on scalability for SQL Server 2005. After a short spell in the Windows group, spent working on scaling large database systems, he is now back in SQL Server where he is a ...

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