Edvaldo Castro

Trainer, Technical Consultant - SQL Server DBA

Fidelity International


Database specialist working exclusively with SQL Server for more than 8 years. I´ve worked as a Premier Field Engineer (PFE) at Microsoft and other companies in financial sector, pulp manufactuing and education (Federal University).

I'm experienced in developing and deploying High Availability and Disaster Recovery projects, using Windows Server Failover Cluster, AlwaysOn Availbility Groups and Backup / Restore policies. I got graduated twice at college (Systems of Information | IT for business and Commerce).

Nowadays I'm a Technical Consultant - SQL Server DBA at Fidelity International and also a Senior Database Administrator in one of the biggest financial companies in Brazil. (Sicoob)

I'm a member of MTAC (Microsoft Technical Audience Contributor) group, and also an active member of SQL Server community in Brazil, doing some presentations in conferences, webcasts and also writing technical stuff on my blog.

I own the following Technical Certifications and awards:
MCITP Database Administrator on SQL Server®
MCTS: SQL Server®
MCT: Microsoft Certified Trainer
MTA: Microsoft Technology Associate
CCSQLA – Cambridge Certified SQL Associate
TOEIC – Test of English for International Communication

Areas of interest:
Cloud Computing
Data Platform