Dan Mallott is a Chicago-based consultant for West Monroe Partners in their Technology Practice. His passion is for distributed architecture, designing and building high performing service layers from the API down to the database. Recent projects have included a new API and UI written in .NET CORE for a large international insurance broker that allows for insurance carriers to easily view upcoming renewing policies and developing a Kafka-based Customer 360-degree View solution for a mid-sized US health insurer. Past speaking engagements have included NDC Sydney, Cream City Code, Chicago Code Camp, PASS Summit, and numerous SQL Saturdays throughout the US. In his spare time, he can be found writing his own software instead of using package solutions or on the ice as an ice hockey player and referee.
Dan Mallott has submitted 3 sessions for SQLBits 2020, although the agenda hasn't been chosen yet. See all submitted sessions.

Pending Sessions

When you design and build an application, do you think about security first or is it an afterthought? In this talk, you will learn strategies for designing and securing your data layer.
Your database deployments are still stuck in the proverbial dark ages! In this talk, we will learn techniques to utilize SQL Server Data Tools, tSQLt, Azure DevOps, and Docker for automating your database deployments.
DBAs lose sleep over ORMs touching their databases. Developers lose sleep thinking about using stored procedures. Is there a middle ground? Yes! I’ll introduce techniques and tools that help keep both happy.