Pedro Lopes is a Principal Architect in the Azure Data team and has been working with SQL Server for over 20 years. He is currently the tech lead for all database engine features that ship in SQL Server vNext and Azure SQL, while keeping a special focus on the Query Processor.
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) and SQL-Server-Samples GitHub (http://aka.ms/SQLServerSamples). Including AdaptiveIndexDefrag (http://aka.ms/AID) for index and stats maintenance and the BPCheck script for SQL Best Practices and Performance checks (http://aka.ms/BPCheck).