Dražen Šumić

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Dražen Šumić

Drazen is a group program manager in Microsoft Database Systems, leading a team focusing on several core SQL Server scenarios, both on-premise and in cloud. He has been contributing to development of Microsoft's data processing technologies for about 6 years, as a program manager developing various aspects of SQL Server, Azure SQL Database, Analytics Platform System, and HDInsight. He is passionate about enabling users to achieve more by focusing on their apps and relying on the data platform to reliably perform the complex and tedious tasks. Prior to his Microsoft career, he has been developing CAD and simulation software, as a developer and a dev team lead, for about 7 years.