MORE ABOUT ME
Welcome! I’m Thomas…
Resources

Professional Development

For years The Stack was inside a desk drawer in my cubicle. It followed me from cube to cube. Consultant, programmer, developer, analyst, and then as a DBA, The Stack was there....

I will be speaking again this year at SQL Server Live in Orlando. The event is at the Royal Pacific Resort from 12th-17th of November. It's a great location for an event, and good for families, too. Our family spent the week there a few years ago and managed to...

When Microsoft announced they were partnering with edX to offer a certificate in Data Science I decided it was the perfect time to dust off my Z-tables....

I am happy, honored, and humbled to receive the Microsoft MVP award for the ninth straight year. I can still recall my first award and how it got caught in the company spam folder. Good times....

There are many articles available today that help data professionals prepare for job interviews. I have also written my share of articles on the subject. What I don't see are articles that tell you how to be a good data professional once you have landed the job. That's my goal...

It's too convenient for companies to toss their hands in the air and find excuses to not push forward with upgrading their systems. Security is a shared responsibility....