Rob Farley appears courtesy of John Wiley & Sons. Rob runs LobsterPot Solutions Pty Ltd in Adelaide, Australia, providing mentoring/training/consulting (covering SQL Dev, DBA and BI). He heads up the Adelaide SQL Server User Group, is a Microsoft Certified Master, Microsoft Certified Trainer and is a recipient of the Microsoft MVP Award for SQL Server.
His community involvement keeps him quite busy – as well as running the Adelaide SQL Server User Group, he is a former Director of PASS, and helps co-ordinate many events around the world. He has also assisted Microsoft Learning in developing many certification exams, writes a blog, contributes to books, and more.