Muthusamy Anantha Kumar, a.k.a. MAK, is a Microsoft Certified IT Professional - Database Administrator ( (MCITP: Database Administrator). He has more than 10 years of experience in Information Technology including database Administration, System Analysis, Design, Development and Support of MS SQL Server 2005/2000/7.0/6.5/6.0/4.X for production/development/testing.
He is experienced in MS SQL Server Engineering, installation, configuration, performance tuning, client/server connectivity, query optimization, back-up/recovery. He has handled VLDBs and been involved in SDLC of various data warehouse projects. Currently, MAK is Senior Database Engineer responsible for Engineering and standardizing Microsoft SQL Servers in one of the big finance companies on Wall Street.
Previously, he was a Senior Database Administrator/Data Architect, responsible for development, test, DR and production servers for many finance, .com and B2B companies. He plays an active role in forums as a SQL Expert and moderator.
MAK has written a Wrox book titled “Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Administration with Windows PowerShell” with Yan Pan, who is also a columnist for DatabaseJournal.com.
Auditing in SQL Server 2008
Working with .MDF and .LDF files in SQL Server 2008
Database Mirroring in SQL Server 2008
Microsoft Windows PowerShell and SQL Server 2008 AMO
Check your SQL Server using Windows PowerShell
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 - Change Data Capture
Data Encryption in SQL Server 2005
Microsoft Windows PowerShell and SQL Server 2005 SMO
Case Functions in SQL Server
SQL Server 2005 Command Line Tool �SQLCMD�
Data partitioning in SQL Server 2005
SQL Server 2005 - Unattended installation
SQL Server 2008 Articles
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