Director of SQL Technologies

Jeff Jones

 "It is my goal to create a positive learning environment, facilitate the learning experience, provide guidance in problem solving and introduce students to additional resources for continuing education."


MCT, MCDBA, MCSE, Advanced Teradata Certified Professional and State of Arizona Certified Community College Instructor
Career Highlights:
  • Over thirty (30) years as an IT Professional in the role of DBA, Product Manager, Database System Consultant, Software Development Manager, Database Systems Technical Support Manager and Technical Instructor
  • Instructor specialization includes SQL Server (Programming, Administration and Data Warehousing) including SQL Query Optimization, Index Tuning, System Tuning, Security Administration, SSIS Package Design, Star Schema Design and Multidimensional Cube Design. SQL Language/Query Design and Development
  • Managed the development of the first parallel relational database system on Unix
  • Provided product support during the implementation of one of the largest data warehouses
  • Vendor representative on the ANSI SQL committee during development of the ANSI SQL-92 standard and SQL Access Group that standardized database interoperability protocols


Games (Project) Trainers Play

Posted November 21, 2014

Several of my PMP students have requested additional ideas for team building exercises, both general purpose and focused on teaching aspects of project management. Hopefully this post will provide a few new ideas and alternatives. My favorite source for creative … Continue Reading

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Microsoft announces changes to SQL Server 2012 MCSA Certification

Posted November 17, 2014

Are you working towards your SQL Server 2012 Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) credentials?  If so, you now have more options for your exams.  Starting on 15 September 2014 there are now electives for your MCSA certification. There are now … Continue Reading

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Connection Manager Administration Kit (CMAK) an Overview and General Guideline

Posted November 14, 2014

The Connection Manager Administration Kit has been around since Windows Server 2003 as an embedded Windows server feature.  Initially available for server platforms, this deployment enabling tool is now supported on selected Windows 7 and Windows 8/8.1 client platforms. Windows … Continue Reading

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