Dale has been in the computer industry since the late 80s\early 90s. He started working full time in IT in 1999 as a Systems Analyst. In that role he was learning and working with Oracle and did some development work. In 2001 Dale started a new job as the IT department in a software development company. In addition to my database administration duties I also took care of the network administration, server administration, user support and of course administration for all databases. In this role I was primarily working with SQL Server. In 2009 I started my current position as a Sr. Database Administrator for SQL Server administering 26 servers.