Michael Coles is a prolific writer on SQL Server topics. He has authored or coauthored several SQL Server developer titles including Expert SQL Server 2008 Encryption, Pro T-SQL 2008 Programmer's Guide and Pro Full-Text Search in SQL Server 2008. He has also written dozens of technical articles that have been published online and in print magazines.
Michael is a Microsoft MVP (SQL) and holds MCST:SQL Server 2008 (database development), MCDBA and MCP+I certifications, with a Bachelors degree in Information Technology. Michael has over 15 years SQL Server experience and he is currently Chief ETL Architect for a BI consulting firm in New York.