Rolf Tesmer

Overview # 15 years IT industry experience # 12 years data management using SQL Server/Windows platforms # Experience across APAC and UK # Experience with freelance consulting and within large multi-nationals, including Dimension Data, BHP Biliton, Honda and Australia Post # Solid knowledge of data architecture and design, business intelligence (BI), disaster recovery (DR), performance management, data distribution/replication, security and compliance, consolidation, virtualisation, SQL architecture and development # Delivered a variety of diverse/complex projects, including architecting/deploying consolidation/virtualisation solutions (private cloud), high volume article tracking, national logistics solutions, scaleable internet payment transaction processing systems, large data warehouse/BI/reporting initiatives. # Currently the National Consulting Lead for the Dimension Data Australia Database Services team, responsible for all consulting deliverables, outcomes and technology/business direction and strategy. # Also operate in a Customer Technical Account Manager (TAM) role working with our Dimension Data APAC Database Team supporting 10,000+ databases and over 100TB of live data # Enjoy working in teams and developing the business and technical skills of the consulting team and also of the broader Line of Business (LoB) to improve deliverables and solutions for our customers Specialties # TECHNOLOGIES - Microsoft SQL Server (All Versions, Editions, Flavours) incl DB Engine, Analysis Services (SSAS), Reporting Services (SSRS), Integration Services (SSIS), Sharepoint BI # SOLUTIONS - Architecture, data analysis, disaster recovery (DR), high availability (HA), data management, data warehousing, BI, cloud services (SQL Azure). # BUSINESS - Enterprise/Solution Architecture (Database), Data Strategy/Planning, Consulting, PreSales, Business Development, Information Management.