I'm an independent data warehousing and business intelligence consultant, specialising in the Microsoft data platform and based in the West Midlands (UK).



  • Slides from my Design patterns for metadata-first ETL process control talk at SQLBits on March 2nd are available here.


  • Sprockit is a powerful but lightweight ETL process controller for managing SSIS package and T-SQL stored procedure execution. It's free, open-source and written purely in T-SQL. You can download it here.

  • DbScout generates browseable database documentation from metadata in a variety of formats. It's not available for download yet but you can see what it looks like here.

Sprockit v1.5 is available now! Follow me for notification of new releases.