Robert Pearl, President of Pearl Knowledge Solutions, Inc., and SQL MVP, has grown through the ranks as a solutions-oriented Senior Database Administrator/Engineer and has over 10 years of experience in the management of critical database operations. His focus has allowed him to become an expert in Microsoft SQL technology. In searching for a simple clear-cut solution to manage multiple SQL Servers, he has developed SQLCentric – a web-based database monitoring and alert system with the DBA in mind.

Mr. Pearl also participates in online forums, has also contributed several articles on MS SQL Server to, other sites and publications, and covers local events in the New York City area.

He also maintains a regular blog at, called Pearl Knows.

You can contact him directly at