Kevin Kline

Kevin (@kekline) serves as Principal Program Manager at SentryOne. He is a founder and former president of PASS and the author of popular IT books like SQL in a Nutshell. Kevin is a renowned database expert, software industry veteran, Microsoft SQL Server MVP, and long-time blogger at SentryOne. As a noted leader in the SQL Server community, Kevin blogs about Microsoft Data Platform features and best practices, SQL Server trends, and professional development for data professionals.

Articles by Kevin Kline

Kevin Kline recaps his webinar covering some of the most common architectural choices that impact performance for SQL Server database applications.
January 29, 2020 | Kevin Kline | SQL Server, Database Performance 0
In this blog, Kevin Kline shares the top 10 most common SQL Server mistakes made by DBAs, and resources to help avoid them.
January 22, 2020 | Kevin Kline | Best Practices, SQL Server 0
In this blog, Kevin Kline recaps a recent webinar on “Rightsizing your Cloud Consumption on AWS” and answers attendees’ top questions.
January 15, 2020 | Kevin Kline | Cloud, SQL Server, AWS 0
Kevin Kline and Louis Davidson answer your top questions on data modeling and database design for developers. Check out the webinar to learn more.
January 8, 2020 | Kevin Kline | SQL Server, DEVELOPMENT 0
Join Kevin Kline at a series of upcoming SQL Server events in December 2019.
December 2, 2019 | Kevin Kline | SQLSaturday, SQLFamily 0
Tips for proper planning, best practices, and how our solutions can help ensure high-quality performance in virtualized SQL Server implementations.
October 31, 2019 | Kevin Kline | SQL Server, Hyper-V, Virtualization 0
In this blog post, we answer your top questions on the Plan Explorer extension for Azure Data Studio.
October 29, 2019 | Kevin Kline | Plan Explorer, Azure Data Studio 0
When considering a cloud migration, data cleansing and data documentation are essential first steps. SentryOne Document can help.
October 14, 2019 | Kevin Kline | Cloud, Data Lineage, Documentation 1
Join Kevin Kline at a series of SQL Server User Group Meetings in the Midwest in October.
Kevin Kline shares four data tech trends: DevOps for databases, Cloud (adminstrated by PowerShell), containers and orchestration, and machine learning.
September 23, 2019 | Kevin Kline | Cloud, Machine Learning, DevOps, PowerShell 0
In this blog post, we answer your top questions on the top concepts that every SQL Server generalist or accidental DBA has to learn.
September 13, 2019 | Kevin Kline | SQL Server, Career 1
Kevin Kline shares the initial PASS Bylaws, how they came to be, what they focused on, and the first rounds of changes that we made to them as a team.
August 26, 2019 | Kevin Kline | SQLFamily, Community, PASS Summit, PASS 0
In this blog post, Kevin Kline answers questions from our webinar “Consolidating Your SQL Server Environment to the Cloud.”
August 16, 2019 | Kevin Kline | Cloud, Azure, AWS 0
In this blog post, we answer questions from our webinar “Consolidating Your SQL Server Environment On-Premises.”
August 9, 2019 | Kevin Kline | Migration, Server Health 0
In this webinar recap, Kevin Kline shares the Q&A portion of the SentryOne webinar: Top 5 SQL Server Challenges Automated with PowerShell.
July 9, 2019 | Kevin Kline | Automation, PowerShell 0

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