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VMware SQL Server on vSphere Expert

Dun & Bradstreet MVP

Kevin Kline

( Kevin Kline )

United States
Noted data and database author, speaker, and software industry veteran.


Kevin Kline is a noted database expert and software industry veteran. A long-time Microsoft SQL Server MVP and leader in the IT industry, Kevin is a founder and former president of PASS and the author of popular IT books like SQL in a Nutshell. Kevin is a long-time veteran of the database tools market and serves as Principal Program Manager at SentryOne, makers of popular SQL Server tools like Plan Explorer. Kevin is a top-rated speaker at industry trade shows worldwide. He is on social media (LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook) at kekline and blogs at  

Kevin lives in Nashville, Tennessee where he enjoys gardening, playing Spanish and classical guitar, and music.  He has a full house with his wife, Rachel, his four kids and three step-kids.

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