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How I Got Here: Microsoft

Here we are, 7 years working with SQL Server and Microsoft BI tools. Sure in the grand scheme of things that’s not a long time but when you consider that all of those years have been in consulting it’s more experience than many people will get in an entire career. I’ve been on easy engagements where I built SSRS reports for two weeks and I’ve been on difficult engagements...

Why I'm Considering a Surface and Windows Phone 8

Anyone who knows me will see the title of this post and tell you I’m about to trash the Surface, Windows 8 and Windows Phone. Let me assure you that’s not the case. I am a 100% openly admitted Apple fan. I have owned every version of the iPhone, have a Mac Mini, MacBook Air and have owned a MacBook Pro previously as well. I have stated that I didn’t see any reason for me to ever...

Preach The Gospel Always, If Necessary Use Words

I’ll be honest, I contemplated a lot about whether to write this blog or not for fear that it may come off the wrong way or just not convey the point I want, but here we are…in a hotel room typing away. In no particular order, just my thoughts as they come out. I’m not syndicating this particular blog just to get that out in the open, you will only find it here. I’m not...

Upcoming Content Preview

It has been a few weeks since I last posted.  I know, I’m a slacker, thanks for pointing that out.  I have a little bit of a pipeline that I am working on getting populated and just wanted to toss out some of the topics that I have in consideration for upcoming content.  If you happen to have something you would like to see on here please feel free to email me or leave a comment.  The more...

Welcome!

Let me start by welcoming you to BradleySchacht.com This is me looking into distance, dramatic I know: Here is a little bit of information about myself: I grew up and currently live in Jacksonville, FL I’m more than just a little bit of a nerd I attend have been a part of Journey Church for quite some time now I really enjoy playing tennis I play guitar and want to learn piano at some point...

Bradley Schacht

Bradley Schacht is a Senior Program Manager on the Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics team based in Jacksonville, FL. He has worked with Microsoft SQL Server and Azure data services since 2009 as a consultant, trainer, and architect. He has co-authored 4 SQL Server and Power BI books, most recently the Microsoft Power BI Quick Start Guide. Bradley enjoys solving interesting problems and teaching others to use new technology. He frequently presents at community events around the country, is a contributor to sites such as SQLServerCentral.com, and is a member of the Jacksonville SQL Server User Group (JSSUG).

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