MattMatthew Sharkey is a Data Engineer with a passion for SQL Server development and data analysis.

Matt has applied his M.S. in Business Intelligence and Analytics and his experience as a Data Analyst, DBA, and Data Engineer to many database projects, including migrations, performance tuning, optimization, exploratory data analysis, and business intelligence development. He is most proficient solving problems with T-SQL, SSIS, PowerShell, and R.

Matt holds several SQL certifications, including MCSE Data Management and Analytics and MCSE Data Platform certifications. He enjoys participating in local user groups and conferences.

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This is a personal blog. Any articles and comments are my own and might not converge with my employer's strategies, or opinions.