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Chris Adkin

Chris is a freelance SQL DBA / developer who has been using SQL Server since 2000, his passion is for scaling SQL Server and understanding how the engine behaves at depth when pushed to its limits.
http://chrisadkin.orgh

An introduction to scaling out packages using parallelism with the "Work pile" pattern, balanced data distributor and "Roll your own" techniques.
A deep dive into batch mode scalability with column store index and SQL 2014.