Are you ready for PASS Summit?

Visit Quest at PASS Summit 2018
November 6-9 | Seattle, Washington

Ready for PASS Summit?

The most exciting SQL Server conference of the year is coming to Seattle, November 6-9, and we can’t wait to see you there!

Swing by our booth (#100) to check out our award-winning database management solutions that will empower you to thrive in the new database world. Plus, get your free T-shirt and wear it to our booth on November 9 for your chance to win cool prizes!

Come see and learn about SQL Server solutions from Quest. We’ll serve up best practices for more effective SQL Server monitoring, diagnosis and optimization. We’ll show you how to gain visibility and improve performance across all your database platforms, helping you diagnose and resolve performance problems in record time, while preventing future issues. You can even discover how to replicate your data across multiple database platforms – with zero downtime and zero data loss.

DCelebrate 20 years of PASS Summit with Quest

Celebrate 20 years of PASS Summit with Quest

Raise your glass and celebrate with us! We’re sponsoring the PASS Summit 20th Anniversary Celebration and we’d love to see you there. Join us Tuesday, November 6 for tasty craft beer, fun parlor games and an all-around good time.

Don’t miss out. We’ll see you in Microsoft Keynote Room, 4A on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Anniversary Celebration sponsorship

Featured products

Can’t wait to see our toolsets in action? Get a sneak peek at our database solutions for your SQL Server environment now:

Foglight® for SQL Server

Award-winning database performance monitoring and diagnostics
Monitor and tune your SQL Server databases proactively to improve uptime and performance.

LiteSpeed® for SQL Server

SQL Server backup and recovery – both on-premises and in the cloud
Back up and restore your SQL Server databases with this high-speed, storage-efficient solution.

Foglight® for Cross-Platform Databases

Award-winning database performance monitoring and diagnostics
Proactively monitor the health and performance of your entire database environment.

SharePlex®

Data movement to your platform of choice – with zero downtime
Safely and easily replicate data to ensure high availability, offload reporting, perform migrations and upgrades without costly downtime and much more.

Spotlight® on SQL Server Enterprise

SQL Server monitoring anywhere, anytime, on any device
Easily optimize and tune SQL Server performance, proactively manage your environment and quickly resolve issues.

Spotlight® Cloud 

Cloud-powered SQL Server performance monitoring
Prevent SQL Server issues from impacting your business.

Featured products

Database trends and applications readers choice awards 2018

Award-winning products

With so many database management tools out there, it helps to get recommendations you can trust. See why analysts, your peers and top industry experts are giving Quest solutions rave reviews.

Award-winning products

Breakout Session

Special breakout session: “Adopting Azure Cosmos DB: Tricks that Work”

Thinking about adopting Azure Cosmos DB for your application? Maybe you’ve provisioned a few collections and read up on RUs. You may have even tested getting data in and out. But you probably still have a lot of questions about using this technology. In this session, you’ll get answers.

Learn everything you need to know about getting started with Azure Cosmos DB when you join our Vice President of Software Engineering, Patrick O’Keeffe, for this informative technical presentation.

Breakout Session

Venue

Meet the Booth Staff

Scott Brye

Scott Brye

National Accounts Manager

Scott Brye

Scottie B. has been with Quest for a whopping 16 years. He’s also a Seattle local, having lived in the city since middle school – go Warriors! Scott can answer all your questions about Foglight® for Databases and he’s looking forward to showing you how it can solve your database challenges. 

Michael Cassity

Michael Cassity

Accounts Manager

Michael Cassity

Michael has been with Quest for a decade and loves talking about all Quest products. He’s a fan of coffee, surfing and biking and sometimes having all three in one day! He’s looking forward to the sense of community at PASS Summit and seeing friends. 

Claudia Coleman

Claudia Coleman

Senior Product Marketing Manager

Claudia Coleman

Claudia is a database performance fanatic who loves talking about Foglight, which was named Best Database Performance Solution in the 2018 DBTA Readers’ Choice Awards.

Megan Cynaumon

Megan Cynaumon

Sr. Marketing Program Manager

Megan Cynaumon

Megs has been with Quest for eight years and loves talking to Foglight customers about all the different platforms they use. She recently took a solo trip to Europe and got to experience a World Cup viewing with passionate Europeans. She had the time of her life, and is excited about her upcoming trip to Seattle. She loves giving out the daily prizes and seeing everyone form a huge group in front of our booth – hoping to be winners. She enjoys seeing the intense competitors come alive!

Pini Dibask

Pini Dibask

Product Manager and Oracle ACE

Pini Dibask

Pini is our resident Oracle ACE. Definitely one of the smartest people in any room. He’s our database performance monitoring product manager and he’s fueled by awesome customer experiences and building products DBAs love that solve real-world performance pains. No matter which database platforms you’re using, Pini can show you how to use Foglight to simplify your work and improve database performance.

Anat Dror

Anat Dror

Principal Engineer and SQL server domain expert

Anat Dror

Anat is a SQL Server and DB2 expert with more than 20 years of experience in a long list of IT-related roles. She’s worked with SQL Server since version 6.5 and has been with Quest for six years. In her current role, she brings Quest Database Performance Management solutions to life. She’s been to PASS a few times before, including as a presenter. She’s most excited to meet other DBAs, exchange ideas and learn something new. In her free time, she likes to read books, hike, cook and spend time with her family.

Nikki Ellenwood

Nikki Ellenwood

Enterprise Software Account Manager

Nikki Ellenwood

Nikki has been with Quest for a couple months and loves talking about SharePlex. She also loves classic cars and owns a 1969 Buick Skylark. She’s looking forward to meeting customers in person. 

Amit Parikh

Amit Parikh

Sr. Software Engineer

Amit Parikh

Amit has been with Quest for 19 years and loves talking about Foglight. He enjoys riding motorcycles, gardening and coaching youth sports. He also attended both the Cricket (2007) and FIFA World Cups (2014). Amit is looking forward to networking with Microsoft data professionals from around the world.

John Pocknell

John Pocknell

Senior Product Marketing Manager

John Pocknell

I’m John, your Toad® product marketing manager. I’ve been at Quest for 18 years (OMG!) and I’ve worked with Toad so long, I’m turning green! I’m really looking forward to this year’s PASS Summit and having engaging conversations with customers, hearing about their challenges and showing how Toad can help. So be sure to join us – it’s great fun!

Tim Randall

Tim Randall

Director, SaaS Sales & Marketing

Tim Randall

This is Tim’s first year with Quest, and he’s already a huge Spotlight Cloud expert. Among his other claims to fame? He can move his ear… like, just his ear. He’s most excited about chatting with DBAs face to face after logging a lot of phone time. 

Richard Rowe

Richard Rowe

User Experience Designer

Richard Rowe

Richard has been with Quest for nearly six years and loves talking about Spotlight Cloud and Spotlight Tuning Pack Extension for SQL Server Management Studio. He enjoys sharing how these products make monitoring and diagnosing issues with SQL Server faster and easier. He’s looking forward to talking to PASS attendees and learning more about what they look for in their database monitoring tools. Outside of work, he likes to play underwater hockey. Yep, that's really a thing. Played in swimming pools all around the world.

Rick Shiller

Rick Shiller

Senior Product Manager

Rick Shiller

We all love Rick, and we guarantee you will, too. Not only does he have the best sense of humor, but he’s also got insane data replication expertise. He’s the SharePlex product manager and he’s been with Quest for 18 years, so this ain’t his first PASS Summit rodeo. What’s a fun game to play with Rick? “Who’s My Celebrity Doppelganger?” Everyone thinks he looks like someone they know. Sometimes it’s a friend, other times it’s a celeb and once? It was a dude from America’s Most Wanted! But the only thing Rick’s killin’ is database downtime. Well, that and standup paddle boarding. He’s a pro at SUP, which is ironic, considering he lives in the desert. But that’s Rick for ya, mastering watersports in Arizona, Most Interesting Man in the World style. #ChuckNorris #HeWouldPaddletoSeattleIfHeCould 

Martin Wild

Martin Wild

Principal Systems Consultant

Martin Wild

Martin has been with Quest for 18 years and loves talking about Foglight for SQL PI. He enjoys walking around cities, taking in the architecture. He’s looking forward to engaging customers and talking to them about Foglight and Spotlight Cloud. 

Susan Wong

Susan Wong

Solutions Architect at Quest

Susan Wong

After 20 years with Quest, Susan’s enthusiasm for SharePlex data replication has only grown. She loves showing customers how to configure it to meet many different business requirements. She recently spent 12 days in Vietnam learning about the culture, enjoying beautiful scenery and eating delicious food. She’s looking forward to hearing about DBAs’ experiences with SQL Server native replication and their needs for high availability, migrations, reporting and more.

Booth Staff

Resources

A Zombie's Survival Guide in a Changing Database World
E-book
A Zombie's Survival Guide in a Changing Database World
A Zombie's Survival Guide in a Changing Database World
With the rise of autonomous databases – and all the other scary changes in database management...
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Simplify Your Database Migrations and Upgrades
E-book
Simplify Your Database Migrations and Upgrades
Simplify Your Database Migrations and Upgrades
Worried about your next big database migration or upgrade? You’re not alone...
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Managing Cross-Platform Database Environments
Technical Brief
Managing Cross-Platform Database Environments
Managing Cross-Platform Database Environments
n organizations large and small, database administrators (DBAs) are under pressure to adjust to changes...
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DBAs Face New Challenges: Trend in Database Administration
White Paper
DBAs Face New Challenges: Trend in Database Administration
DBAs Face New Challenges: Trend in Database Administration
To gain insight into the evolving challenges for DBAs, Quest commissioned Unisphere Research to survey DBAs...
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