About the Author
Kalen Delaney, a Microsoft MVP for SQL Server since 1993, provides advanced SQL Server training to clients worldwide. She is a contributing editor and columnist for SQL Server Magazine and the author of several highly regarded books, including Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Internals.
Conor Cunningham is principal architect of the SQL Server Core Engine Team at Microsoft.
Paul S. Randal is a Microsoft MVP, trainer, and contributing editor for TechNet Magazine.