is one of the founders of the SQL Server
Express project within Microsoft, and has been involved in many of
the key design decisions. He worked as a program manager on the SQL
Server team responsible for various functionalities in SQL Server
Express, MSDE, and SQL Data Access layers. He has spoken at several
conferences and has authored the SQL Server Express Overview white
paper on Microsoft.com. With prior software development experience
in the Windows team at Microsoft as well as companies such as
Nortel Networks and Netscape, he is currently a development manager
at Amazon.com. Rajesh holds a Masters in Computer Science from
Mississippi State University and MBA from University of Washington.
You can reach him directly at email@example.com.
Lance Delano is a lead program manager in Visual Studio.
Lance has an extensive background in database tools including
database design and query tools. He is heavily involved in the
customer research, proposals, specification, and program management
of SQL Server Express.