Alessandro Alpi works in the IT area as a developer since 2000 to 2005 and as a DBA/DBDeveloper/.net Developer since 2005. This passion started when he was 11 years old, with his wonderful C64. He worked as a web solutions developer (between ASP to the most recent versions of ASP.NET), windows application and services developer with languages C# and VBNet. Starting from 2005 he began to study the data layer, using SQL Server deeply. He actually works full time as DBA and softwre architect. He is also a trainer in companies, taking sessions on object-oriented programming based on Framework and Microsoft SQL Server. He works with Windows Azure Technologies and he follows the ALM processes in his team. He is a Microsoft Certified Professional and Microsoft Certified Trainer. He managed his blogs wordpress and dotnethell.it. He is a staff member of this community and he replies in the discussions on dotnethell.it forums. You can find him also on italian MSDN SQL Server forum.