Jean-Yves who has been at Microsoft for 14+ years is now Program Manager in the SQL Server Engine dev team (Redmond) where he owns Replication, Change Tracking (CT), Change Data Capture (CDC). Before that JY spent more than 12 years in Microsoft in EMEA in Customer Support Services as one of the few worldwide Escalation Engineers in charge of Replication, SQL Server Compact, CDC, CT, etc. JY has a large exposure to customers scenarios/topologies/architectures as he was very much involved on solving critical issues and engaged with Microsoft Consulting Services, Presales, US Mobility Architects to help devise architectures suited for customers’ scenarios, drive Proof Of Concept projects, etc.