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Kevin Kline

Kevin (@kekline) is responsible for expanding SentryOne's technical sales and marketing initiatives and is also heavily involved in product design activities. 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.
Give Me Liberty or Give Me #SQLVacation in Richmond

Give Me Liberty or Give Me #SQLVacation in Richmond

Kevin Kline (@kekline) of SentryOne makes stop #8 of this year's #SQLVacation tour, in Richmond, Virginia.

Fun In The Sun: #SQLVacation Goes to Virginia Beach

Fun In The Sun: #SQLVacation Goes to Virginia Beach

Kevin Kline (@kekline) of SentryOne makes his seventh stop of this year's #SQLVacation tour, in Virginia Beach.

A #SQLVacation Postcard from Greensboro NC

A #SQLVacation Postcard from Greensboro NC

Kevin Kline (@kekline) of SentryOne makes his sixth stop of this year's #SQLVacation tour, in Greensboro, North Carolina.

#SQLVacation Visits Raleigh

#SQLVacation Visits Raleigh "Oak City" North Carolina

Kevin Kline (@kekline) of SentryOne makes his fifth stop of this year's #SQLVacation tour, in Raleigh, North Carolina.

#SQLVacation Goes Giga(coaster) in Charlotte, NC

#SQLVacation Goes Giga(coaster) in Charlotte, NC

Kevin Kline (@kekline) of SentryOne makes his fourth stop of this year's #SQLVacation tour, in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Pineapples and Sea Turtles: #SQLVacation in Charleston

Pineapples and Sea Turtles: #SQLVacation in Charleston

Kevin Kline (@kekline) of SentryOne makes his third stop of this year's #SQLVacation tour, in Charleston, South Carolina.

Cannons in SC: #SQLVacation visits Columbia

Cannons in SC: #SQLVacation visits Columbia

Kevin Kline (@kekline) of SentryOne makes his second stop of this year's #SQLVacation tour, in Columbia, South Carolina.

Mountains and Mice: #SQLVacation Visits Greenville

Mountains and Mice: #SQLVacation Visits Greenville

Kevin Kline (@kekline) of SentryOne kicks off #SQLVacation 2017, making his first stop of this year's tour in Greenville, South Carolina.

Slides and Scripts – SQL Server Internals and Architecture at Music City Code

Slides and Scripts – SQL Server Internals and Architecture at Music City Code

I had the pleasure of presenting my popular session, SQL Server Internals and Architecture, at the Music City Code conference.

Announcing SQLVacation 2017!

Announcing SQLVacation 2017!

Now in its third year, SQLVacation is back to help fend off the dog days of summer bringing fun and fresh SQL Server training to 11 user groups in 5 states.

Slides and Scripts: Baltimore SQL Server User Group

Slides and Scripts: Baltimore SQL Server User Group

Get the slides and Transact-SQL demo scripts from my recent presentation at the Baltimore SQL Server user group meeting.

SQL Server Optimizer Secrets With Trace Flag 86xx

SQL Server Optimizer Secrets With Trace Flag 86xx

Kevin Kline (@kekline) provides his slides and scripts from his new SQLBits session describing the deep internals exposed by the 86xx series of trace flags.

Staying Alive at SQLBits 2017

Staying Alive at SQLBits 2017

Kevin Kline talks about the upcoming SQLBits conference, the sessions he's giving and, most importantly, the DISCO THEME!

The Architecture of Azure Data Platform Applications

The Architecture of Azure Data Platform Applications

Kevin Kline and Ben Lezin hold a short Q & A with Gavin Payne and Mike Wood about Azure architecture and improvements.

January Webinars Focus on Azure and Containers

January Webinars Focus on Azure and Containers

Kevin Kline (@kekline) invites you to three webinars coming up in January: A two-part series on the Azure platform, with Gavin Payne; and a session from Paul Stanton on running SQL Server inside Docker containers.