Haroon Ashraf

Haroon Ashraf
Haroon Ashraf's interests are Database-Centric Architectures and his expertise includes development, testing, implementation and migration along with Database Life Cycle Management (DLM).

Haroon Ashraf's deep interest in logic and reasoning at an early age of his academic career paved his path to become a data professional.

He holds BSc (Gold Medal) and MSc Degrees in Computer Science and also received the OPF merit award.

His programming career began in 2006 working on his first data venture to migrate and rewrite a public sector database driven examination system from IBM AS400 (DB2) to SQL Server 2000 using VB 6.0 and Classic ASP along with developing reports and archiving many years of data.

His work and interest revolves around Business Intelligence and Database Centric Architectures and his expertise include database and reports design, development, testing, implementation and migration.

He has recently earned "Knowledge Management and Big Data in Business" certificate from The Polytechnic University of Hong Kong.

2020 Awards   MSSQLTips award   MSSQLTips award

2019 Awards   MSSQLTips award

2018 Awards   MSSQLTips award

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Analysis Services Development Create Tabular Model Sample from SQL Server Database - Part 1
Analysis Services Development Creating Tabular Model Sample from a SQL Database Sample - Part 2
Azure Azure Data Catalog Register Data Source - Part 2
Azure Azure Data Catalog Register Data Source Through Application - Part 3
Azure Azure Data Catalog Register Tabular Data Model and Enriching Data Assets - Part 4
Azure Azure Data Catalog Tutorial and Overview - Part 1
Azure Microsoft Azure Analysis Services Web Development Tools
Azure Microsoft Azure Analysis Services Web Development Tools - Part 2
Backup Automating Sample Database DACPAC and Setup Script Availability for Database Development Testing
Backup Creating Multiple SQL Server Database Backup Formats in SSDT - Part 1
Backup Manage Multiple Database Backup Formats in SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT) - Part 2
Data Cleansing for Validation Learn basics of Data Wrangling in SQL by Imputing Missing Values using Drop Attribute and Mean Methods
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Data Warehousing How to use Factless Fact Tables in a Data Warehouse Business Intelligence Solution
Database Administration Developing Similar Structured Multi-Customer Databases with SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT)
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Database Design Basics of Gitflow Workflow for SQL Database Projects Part 1
Database Design Branching in Git with SQL Database Projects
Database Design Gitflow Workflow Feature Branching for SQL Database Projects
Database Design SQL Database Project with Git Feature Branch Workflow
Database Design SQL Database Project with SQL Server Data Tools and GIT
DevOps Adding Reference Data in Database Continuous Integration (CI) Pipeline
DevOps Basic Database Continuous Integration and Delivery (CI/CD) using Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS)
DevOps Branching with Gitflow Workflow for SQL Database Projects
DevOps Create and Publish SQL Database Project without using SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT) in Visual Studio
DevOps Git Stash SQL Server Database Code Changes using Visual Studio 2019
DevOps Gitflow Workflow Hotfix Branching for SQL Database Projects
DevOps SQL Database Project Code Branching in Git
DevOps SQL Server Reference Data Best Practices - Part 1
DevOps SQL Server Reference Data Best Practices - Part 2
Integration Services Development Adding a Primary Key to a Prepopulated Table using a SQL Server Integration Services Package
Integration Services Development Create Custom SSIS Execution Log - Part 1
Integration Services Development Create Custom SSIS Execution Log - Part 2
Integration Services Development Error Handling in SSIS Data Flow Task - Part 1
Integration Services Development Troubleshooting and Debugging SSIS Error Output - Part 2
Power BI Data Masking and Unmasking Strategy for Power BI Report Testers and Business Users
Testing Free Database Unit-Testing for SQL Server Data Tools
Testing Free Database Unit-Testing Framework for SQL Server
Testing Test Driven Development with Modern Database Tools using tSQLt
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