About the Speaker

Mike Walsh
Founder and SQL Server Consultant, Straight Path Solutions

Mike Walsh is an experienced SQL Server professional and has worked with SQL Server since version 6.5. He has been in the role of DBA, developer, and "performance guy" but always leans on his DBA and tuning experience. He has been awarded the SQL Server (now Data Platform) designation 5 times since 2011 and is a current MVP. He runs the Relational Engine practice at Linchpin People and is a Managing Director there. He has spoken several times at PASS and regional events. In his spare time he raises a small flock of Icelandic Sheep, Chicken, Bees and other farm animals with his family in rural New Hampshire and is a call Firefighter in his small town with a primarily on-call/volunteer force.

Speaker Sessions




Why Attend?

■ All SQL Server. All the time

■ Over 170 technical sessions

■ Dr. David DeWitt Keynote

■ 2 days of Pre-Con Seminars

■ Networking with MVPs, experts, and peers

■ Face-to-face support with     Microsoft CSS and SQLCAT

■ Ask the Experts Pods