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MCSE Data Platform, MCSE Data Management and Analytics, MCSA SQL Server 2014, CITP
( John Q. Martin )
Microsoft Data Platform Professional with an interest in High Availability, Performance Tuning, and Security.
John has over a decade of experience with the Microsoft Data Platform, as a DBA, Developer, and consultant with the SQL Server stack. More recently, working with the Azure Data Platform services around Azure SQL DB and Azure SQL Data Warehouse. John is currently co-leader of the Southampton Data Platform and Cloud user group, and has organized SQLSaturday, SQL Relay, and independent events. Along with a number of smaller regional events over the years. John is an active member of the Microsoft Data Platform community, speaking and helping at events in the Europe, North America, and New Zealand. As well as numerous online webinars for PASS Virtual Chapters and remote sessions for User Groups. Currently representing EMEA as a Director-at-Large for the PASS organization John helps coordinate the global activities of PASS, a 300,000 member organization. This includes helping to manage and deliver on the PASS Summit event in Seattle which has ~4,000 attendees over the course of the week covering a wide range of Data Platform and Cloud technolgies.