Michael Otey

Technical Director, Windows IT Pro and SQL Server Pro

Michael Otey, technical director for Windows IT Pro and SQL Server Pro, is president of TECA, a software-development and consulting company in Portland, Oregon. Michael has covered the topic of virtualization extensively for Windows IT Pro, having written several features articles showing how to take advantage of virtualization in the enterprise as well as reviewing all of the major virtualization products. Follow Michael on Google+ and Twitter.

Posts by Michael Otey

Stretch SQL Server into Azure
in SQL SELECT Blog Nov 05, 2014

SQL PASS Summit 2014 Day One Keynote

Highlights from the PASS Summit 2014 day one keynote....More
in SQL SELECT Blog Jun 20, 2014

Microsoft Azure Machine Learning Moves Predictive Analytics into the Cloud

Find out about Microsoft's new Azure Machine Learning Predictive Analytics....More
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in SQL SELECT Blog Oct 18, 2013

PASS Continues to Grow and Educate the SQL Server Community

This year’s PASS Summit 2013 marked the second year in a row that the attendance for the conference was over 5,000 attendees who experienced three....More
in SQL SELECT Blog Oct 17, 2013

Microsoft’s In-Memory OLTP: Why, What, and How

Microsoft's David DeWitt explains the evolution of the In-Memory OLTP Database Engine (Hekaton)....More
in SQL SELECT Blog Oct 17, 2013

PASS Summit 2013: Deeper Dive into the Microsoft Announcements

Learn about Microsoft's latest announcements including information on SQL Server 2014 In-Memory OLTP database engine and built-in Windows Azure....More
in SQL SELECT Blog Oct 16, 2013

PASS Summit 2013 Keynote Day One

Microsoft announces SQL Server 2014 CTP2 and SQL Server Backup for Windows Azure....More
in SQL SELECT Blog Jun 05, 2013

TechEd 2013: Eron Kelly talks about SQL Server 2014

At TechEd 2013 in New Orleans, I met with Eron Kelly, General Manager for SQL Server, to talk about the upcoming release of SQL Server 2014. The new....More
in SQL SELECT Blog Jun 03, 2013

Microsoft Announces SQL Server 2014

At this year's TechEd 2013 in New Orleans, Microsoft Corporate Vice President Brad Anderson announced that SQL Server 2014 will be available in early....More
in SQL SELECT Blog Nov 16, 2012

Notes FROM PASS 2012

At this past PASS Summit in Seattle I got a chance to sit down with PASS President Bill Graziano and Executive Vice President of Finance Douglas....More
in SQL SELECT Blog Nov 07, 2012

SQL PASS Summit 2012: Day 1

In this morning's SQL PASS Summit keynote in Seattle, Microsoft’s Ted Kummert, Corporate Vice President, Data Platform group, announced several new....More

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