Kevin Kline is a noted database expert and software industry veteran. A Microsoft Data Platform MVP since 2003 and noted community leader in the IT industry, Kevin is the author of popular IT books like SQL in a Nutshell. Kevin is a top-rated speaker at industry trade shows worldwide and has a monthly column at Database Trends & Applications magazine (DBTA.com). He tweets at @kekline and blogs regularly. Kevin is a Head Geek at SolarWinds, a leading vendor of database and administrative tools.