John Sterrett is a Database Administration Senior Advisor with over eight years of experience with relational databases. His primary focus includes performance tuning, proactive monitoring, high availability and disaster recovery. He has presented at many community events, including PASS Member Summit, SQLRally, 24 Hours of PASS, SQLSaturday, and local PASS Chapter and Virtual Chapter meetings. He is a PASS Regional Mentor for the South Central US region, co-founded the West Virginia SQL Server User Group, and hosted the first and second SQLSaturday in West Virginia. He is a syndicated blogger at SQLServerPedia and SQLServerCentral.com and a writer for MSSQLTips.com.