This site is a collection of my thoughts, mostly on data architecture and the cloud. The links above will take you to my blog, my open source projects, presentations I have delivered that may interest you, and services and products that I offer. I use this site to showcase my work and help me organize my thoughts and learn.

Data is one of your company’s most valuable assets. I can help you make the most of it.


My Blog

I do not blog as much as I have in the past. I try to ensure whatever content I have is original and not easily found on google.

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Case Studies

I like to write a "Case Study" after every engagement to showcase my solutions. This "retrospective" helps me grow as a technologist.

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About Me

As a Data and AI Architect with Microsoft, my mantra is "Business Before Technology". Many folks have "know-how", I have "know-what".

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Metadata Driven Database Deployments (MD3) is my declarative database deployment tool that allows quick CI/CD and easy schema changes without hand-crafted DDL. And it works out-of-the-box with Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, and Postgres. With just a little effort it can deploy to ANY DBMS.

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Modern Data Ingestion Architecture

ETL is a tough nut for companies to crack. I advocate Kappa Architectures to solve these problems. I have given this webinar many times and have implemented this solution for many companies.

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Everyone's got a performance monitoring and baselining tool. PerformanceCollector is mine. IMHO mine is better because it is infinitely configurable.

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My Certifications

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