Pedro Lopes

Principal Program Manager, Microsoft, USA

Pedro Lopes

Principal Program Manager, Microsoft, USA

Biography

Pedro Lopes is a Principal Program Manager in the Azure SQL Server team, based in Redmond, WA, USA.
He is currently responsible for Program Management of database engine features for SQL Server and Azure SQL, with focus on the Relational Engine (Query Processor, Programmability, Performance). He blogs about all things SQL at http://aka.ms/sqlserverteam. Authored the book “Learn T-SQL Querying” (https://aka.ms/LearnTSQLQuerying), and several tools in the TigerToolbox on GitHub (http://aka.ms/TigerToolbox), including AdaptiveIndexDefrag (https://aka.ms/AID) for index and stats maintenance, the BPCheck script for SQL Best Practices and Performance checks (http://aka.ms/BPCheck), and usp_WhatsUp to get an instant view of performance affecting issues in your workload (https://aka.ms/uspwhatsup).