Yan Pan on SQL Server and others ...
MCITP MCDBA Oracle OCA

Yan Pan (MCITP SQL Server 2008, MCITP SQL Server 2005, MCDBA SQL Server 2000, OCA Oracle 10g) is a Senior DBA for a leading global financial services firm, where her daily duties include administering hundreds of SQL Server and Oracle servers of every version, working with business units on software development, troubleshooting database issues, and tuning database performance. She is also a contributing columnist for DatabaseJournal.com. Her articles can be found here or by selecting the Articles link on the left.

Previously, Yan worked as a SQL Server DBA and a .NET developer at Data Based Ads, Inc., and developed two .NET Web applications. Before that, she worked at AT&T Research Labs. She designed OLAP cubes with SQL Server Analysis Services and developed PivotTable reports for regional managers. She has master’s degrees in Computer Science and Physics.