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Kevin Kline

Kevin (@kekline) serves as Principal Program Manager at SentryOne. He is a founder and former president of PASS and the author of popular IT books like SQL in a Nutshell. Kevin is a renowned database expert, software industry veteran, Microsoft SQL Server MVP, Google Author, and long-time blogger at sqlblog.com and at kevinekline.com. As a noted leader in the IT industry, Kevin's blog covers Microsoft SQL Server features and best practices, third-party software, trends in the IT industry, and professional development for IT professionals.
Webinar Follow-Up: Setting SQL Server Performance Baselines and Alerts

Webinar Follow-Up: Setting SQL Server Performance Baselines and Alerts

Kevin Kline shares the Q&A from our recent "Setting SQL Server Performance Baselines and Alerts" webinar and highlights additional resources you can reference on the topic of baselining and alerting.

SQL Sentry Essentials: Powerful Database Performance Monitoring for 5 or Fewer SQL Server Instances

SQL Sentry Essentials: Powerful Database Performance Monitoring for 5 or Fewer SQL Server Instances

SentryOne SQL Sentry Essentials, a new SQL Sentry edition that provides essential performance monitoring for up to 5 database instances, including SQL Server, Azure SQL Database, and Windows, is now available. Kevin Kline provides a breakdown of the product's features, who it's ideal for, and how to purchase it.

Webinar Follow-Up: Top 4 Data Technology Trends for DBAs in 2019

Webinar Follow-Up: Top 4 Data Technology Trends for DBAs in 2019

Kevin Kline shares the Q&A from our recent webinar, "The Top 4 Data Technology Trends Every DBA Should Know About in 2019," as well as resources that provide a deeper dive into some of the trends covered.

SentryOne Community Omnibus—December 6, 2018

SentryOne Community Omnibus—December 6, 2018

In his inaugural SentryOne Community Omnibus post, Kevin Kline shares the latest SentryOne webinars, resources, blogs, and press releases.

PASS Summit 2018 Day Two Keynote—Two Decades of Data Innovation with Raghu Ramakrishnan

PASS Summit 2018 Day Two Keynote—Two Decades of Data Innovation with Raghu Ramakrishnan

Kevin Kline shares highlights from the PASS Summit 2018 keynote with Raghu Ramakrishnan.

PASS Summit 2018 Day One Keynote—SQL Server and Azure Data Services with Rohan Kumar

PASS Summit 2018 Day One Keynote—SQL Server and Azure Data Services with Rohan Kumar

Kevin Kline shares highlights from Rohan Kumar's PASS Summit 2018 keynote, "SQL Server and Azure Data Services: Harness the future with the ultimate hybrid platform for data and AI."

Attend a Microsoft Focus Group at the PASS Summit!

Attend a Microsoft Focus Group at the PASS Summit!

Learn about this HUGE opportunity to influence the Microsoft Data Platform products and services you use daily while attending the PASS Summit!

Speaking of SQL and Data Science in California from Sep 10 to Sep 20

Speaking of SQL and Data Science in California from Sep 10 to Sep 20

Join Kevin Kline, author of "SQL in a Nutshell", at one of seven PASS SQL Server user group meetings in California between the dates of Sept 10th to Sept 20th. See you there!

SQL Vacation 2018: Clam Chowder and Duck Tours

SQL Vacation 2018: Clam Chowder and Duck Tours

Kevin Kline wraps up SQL Vacation 2018 in Boston. He discusses some of the unique sights to see around town and chats with Andy Mallon, who leads the BostonSQL group.

SQL Vacation 2018: Tech Goes to Work in Burlington, MA

SQL Vacation 2018: Tech Goes to Work in Burlington, MA

SQL Vacation 2018 has reached Burlington, MA! Kevin Kline introduces you to New England SQL Server User Group Leader Vladimir Ivanovich and highlights some must-see attractions in the Burlington area.

SQL Vacation 2018 Takes on the Big Apple

SQL Vacation 2018 Takes on the Big Apple

While in New York City on SQL Vacation 2018, Kevin Kline shares some fun NYC facts and attractions. He also interviews New York SQL Server Meetup leader Thomas Grohser.

SQL Vacation 2018: It's Always SQL in Philadelphia

SQL Vacation 2018: It's Always SQL in Philadelphia

On his second SQL Vacation 2018 stop, Kevin Kline interviews Sebastian Meine of the Philadelphia SQL Server User Group (PSSUG) and highlights unique sights to see in Philly.

SQL Vacation 2018: Kick Off in the Capital

SQL Vacation 2018: Kick Off in the Capital

On the first stop of SQL Vacation 2018, Kevin Kline shares his recommendations for things to see in Washington D.C. and interviews two local SQL Server community leaders who played an integral role in bringing SQL Vacation 2018 to D.C.

Announcing SQL Vacation 2018!

Announcing SQL Vacation 2018!

Kevin Kline is hitting the road again with his family for SQL Vacation 2018! Kevin will be visiting 5 SQL Server user groups in 4 states — find out if he will be in your neck of the woods.

Tech Outbound Alaska SQL Cruise and the Beardless Pirates of SentryOne

Tech Outbound Alaska SQL Cruise and the Beardless Pirates of SentryOne

TECH OUTBOUND ALASKA SQL CRUISE 2018 Depart & Return from Seattle, Washington, August 4 – August 11, 2018 Register Now! The Tech Outbound learning event will be fun. The brand new NCL Bliss departs from Seattle, WA with stops in Alaska cities of Ketchikan, Juneau, and Skagway. We'll train on a variety of topics while watching glaciers and snow-peaked