Aspin is an independent Business Intelligence consultant based in the United
Kingdom. He has worked with SQL Server for seventeen years. During this time,
he has developed several dozen reporting and analytical systems based on the
Microsoft BI product suite.
graduate of Oxford University, Adam began his career in publishing before
moving into IT. Databases soon became a passion, and his experience in this
arena ranges from dBase to Oracle, and Access to MySQL, with occasional sorties
into the world of DB2. He is, however, most at home in the Microsoft universe
when using SQL Server Analysis Services, SQL Server Reporting Services, and SQL
Server Integration Services.
Intelligence has been his principal focus for the last ten years. He has
applied his skills for a range of clients, including J.P. Morgan, The
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Tesco, Centrica,
Harrods, Vodafone, Crédit Agricole, Cartier, and EMC Conchango.
Adam has been a frequent contributor to
SQLServerCentral.com for several years. He has written numerous articles for
various French IT publications. A fluent French speaker, Adam has worked in
France and Switzerland for many years.
He is the author of “SQL Server Data Integration Recipes”
– Apress, November 2012, and High Impact Data Visualization with Power View,
Power Map, and Power BI– Apress, June 2014.