Drazen Sumic

Drazen is a group program manager in Database Systems leading a team of program managers focusing on cloud analytics and intelligence, and SQL surface area / programmability. He has been contributing to development of Microsoft's data processing technologies for over 5 years, as a program manager developing various aspects of SQL Server, SQL Database, Analytics Platform System, and HDInsight. He is passionate about enabling users to achieve more by focusing on their apps and relying on the data platform to reliably perform the complex and tedious tasks. Prior to his Microsoft career, he has been developing CAD and simulation software for about 7 years.