About the Author
Grant Fritchey is a SQL Server MVP with over 20 years' experience in IT including time spent in support, development, and database administration.
Grant has worked with SQL Server since version 6.0, back in 1995. He has developed in VB, VB.Net, C#, and Java. Grant joined Red Gate as a Product Evangelist in January 2011.
He writes articles for publication at SQL Server Central, Simple-Talk, and other community sites, and has published two books: the one you're reading now and SQL Server 2012 Query Performance Tuning Distilled, 3rd Edition (Apress, 2012).
In the past, people have called him intimidating and scary. To which his usual reply is “Good.”
You can contact him through grant -at- scarydba dot kom (de-obfuscate as necessary). ...