Faheem is a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (SQL Server 2008 DBA), Enterprise Application-Operational Data Integration Expert and Application/Database/ETL programmer - kind of pretty versatile IT professional.
He has over 14 years of cross-industry IT experience working with Top 10 Fortune 500 companies including Alcon, ADP and Allegro. He has led many integration projects from concept to successful delivery in production as technical team lead.
Technically, he has extensive hands-on experience in database administration, business software integrations, operational data integrations, data management, data quality, data security and development of secure, web enabled, object-oriented client/server applications and databases. As SQL Server database administrator, his special interest is in establishment and maintenance of stable, consolidated, performance oriented, high availability (HA) and disaster recovery (DR) ready SQL Server environments.
On project management side, he has solid knowledge of established concepts, practices and methodologies including PMP, SDLC, PDLC and Agile.
He is author of many technical articles and editorials on database administration, business process automation and data/application integration. Other than writing his own blog at ExpertSQLdba.com, his thoughts and views also appear in Editor's Ramblings of AutomationMedia.com.
He is available as a guest speaker for technology and marketing events geared towards strategic IT planning, data/application integration, process automation and SQL Server maintenance & administration.
Faheem currently reside in Houston, TX. In his personal life, he loves to spend time with his family.
He is a handy man and make (occasionally - break) a lot of stuff in his house with the help of his kids and their beautiful-smart cat - Razor.