Brian Knight

Brian Knight is the owner and founder of Pragmatic Works and is a serial entrepreneur, starting up other companies. Brian is a contributing columnist at several technical magazines and does regular webcasts. He is the author of more than 16 technical books. Brian has spoken at hundreds of technical and business conferences around the world. He has received a number of awards from the state, governor, and press like the Business Ambassador Award (Governor) and Top CEO (Jacksonville Magazine). His blog can be found at pragmaticworks.com.

Specialties:

SQL Server, SSIS, SSAS, BI, Data Mining, high availability, security, clustering, performance tuning, community website developmentĀ 

Speaker:

  • PASS (8 years)
  • SQL Connections
  • TechEd (4 years)
  • Dozens of Code Camps
  • 2 SQL Server Launch Events
  • SQL Saturday many times
  • Many SQL Server local user group meetings
  • Backoffice Conference
  • Wrox Conference

Publications:

  • Professional SQL Server 2014 SSIS
  • Professional SQL Server 2012 SSIS
  • Professional SQL Server 2008 SSIS
  • Professional SQL Server 2005 SSIS
  • Professional SQL Server 2012 Administration
  • Professional SQL Server 2014 Administration
  • Problem Design Solution : SSIS
  • Professional SQL Server 2008 Administration
  • Professional SQL Server 2005 Administration
  • Professional SQL Server 2000 DTS
  • Expert SQL Server 2005 Integration Services
  • SQL Server 2000 for the Experienced DBA
  • Admin911: SQL Server