Mr Tambs is a Solution Architect with the Microsoft PDW (Parallel Data Warehouse) CoE (Center of Excellence) specializing in data warehouse technologies. With over 20 yrs. experience in the IT industry, Mr. Tambs has held a number of positions at Microsoft relating to database technologies ranging from support, product testing, to escalation engineering, and consulting. _x000D_ Key focus areas are; _x000D_ • Parallel Data Warehouse/EDW, _x000D_ • SQL Server Fast Track DW, _x000D_ • High Availability, Scalability, _x000D_ • Database Consolidation,_x000D_ • Database performance tuning for large systems._x000D_