About the Speaker

Cihan Biyikoglu
Lead Technical Program Manager, Microsoft

Cihan Biyikoglu is a Program Manager for Microsoft SQL Azure, covering the scale and programmability experience for SQL Azure. He is currently focused on enabling scale-out database solutions through the SQL Azure Federations feature.

Before joining the SQL Azure team, Cihan was leading program management of the Microsoft HealthVault platform and was a Program Manager at SQL Server as part of the SQLCAT team. Previously, he worked on database technologies such as Illustra and Informix Dynamic Server at Informix. He has a master’s degree in Database Systems from University of Westminster in the UK and a Computer Engineering degree from Yildiz Technical University in Turkey.

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