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Technical Expertise:
SQL Server
Technical Interests:
SQL Server, PowerShell, Windows IT Pro
English, French
Nicolas Souquet (Nicolas Souquet)
Nicolas is a Bangkok-based SQL Server DBA, and also a writer and speaker. He has centered his career on SQL Server databases performance tuning, with data modeling in mind, and has been involved in several OLTP data-intensive environments.

He started to get involved in communities in France by daily participation to a SQL Server forum ( He continued to do so once expatriated in Thailand, where he committed in building an IT community in collaboration with Microsoft, mainly by animating conferences on SQL Server performance tuning, or its latest features.

As a writer, he began to blog in French (, and continues by writing or co-writing in-depth articles on SQL Server's features, performance tuning, and internals.
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