Paul is a freelance SQL Server professional and Microsoft Certified Master (MCM) who first started working with SQL Server around 1998. He first starting working with SQL Server in version 7.0 as a Visual Basic 5/6 programmer. He continued on using .Net and C# working on Windows forms and web site development before moving on to concentrate purely on SQL Server. Paul has worked on projects in all areas of SQL Server from development, reporting, ETL and administration. He still also enjoys writing C# and is making more extensive use of Powershell in his administrative tasks.