SQL Server Experiences in the real world

Nigel Foulkes-Nock is a SQL Server DBA who supports and embraces technology, recognising the need to provide true Business value while maintaining technical stability. 
He enjoys bringing order out of chaos and embraces the power of education through self-learning and helping others.
Nigel Foulkes-Nock has submitted 2 sessions for SQLBits 2019, although the agenda hasn't been chosen yet. See all submitted sessions.

Pending Sessions

SQL Server is expensive. Licensing, hosting, personnel – it all costs money. Technical people often focus on the Technology, overlooking the fact that they are viewed as a huge Cost Center by the Business. Let's talk about that.
DBA life in the real world. Amongst other things, I'll be discussing: • Consolidation, Virtualisation and Licensing • Herding Developers • Compression • How to help, not hinder • Facilitating success and cleaning up mess