About the Speaker

Erik Veerman
Director, SolidQ

Erik Veerman is the Director of Business Intelligence for SolidQ focusing on the SQL Server BI platform. His industry recognition includes Microsoft's Worldwide BI Solution of the Year and SQL Server Magazine's Innovator Cup winner. Erik is the lead author for the Microsoft Press BI Training Kits and a co-author of several WROX Integration Services titles.

Erik has designed dozens of BI solutions across a broad business spectrum-telecommunications, marketing, retail, commercial real estate, finance, supply chain, and information technology. His experience with high volume multi-terabyte environments has enabled clients to scale their Microsoft-based BI solutions for optimal potential. As an expert in OLAP design, ETL processing, and dimensional modeling, Erik is a presenter, author and instructor. He led the ETL architecture and design for the first production implementation of Integration Services (SSIS) and helped drive the ETL standards and best practices for SSIS on Microsoft's SQL Server reference initiative, Project REAL.

As a resident of Atlanta, Erik often speaks at the Atlanta PASS Chapter user group.  Furthermore, he has presented at the PASS summit for the last several years as well as the SQL Connections conference, and is often a speaker for the SQL Server Magazine road-shows and for Microsoft launch events.

Speaker Sessions




Why Attend?

■ All SQL Server. All the time

■ Over 170 technical sessions

■ Dr. David DeWitt Keynote

■ 2 days of Pre-Con Seminars

■ Networking with MVPs, experts, and peers

■ Face-to-face support with     Microsoft CSS and SQLCAT

■ Ask the Experts Pods