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David Benoit

David (@SQLTentmaker) was a Product Manager at SQL Sentry, where he provided design specifications for products that focus on platforms for data warehousing and analytics, both on-prem and in the cloud. He has a background as a production database administrator, and brings that passion to his product manager role.

Configuring a PolyBase Cluster

David Benoit (@SQLTentMaker) walks through the process of configuring a scale-out PolyBase cluster with SQL Server 2016 and Azure Blob Storage.

SQL Sentry v9.0 : Monitoring APS and Azure SQL Data Warehouse

David Benoit gives a high-level overview of new monitoring capabilities in SQL Sentry v9.0 : APS and Azure SQL Data Warehouse.