DENVER, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HOSTING, the leading managed cloud hosting provider for mid-sized enterprises, today announced that Michael Corey, president of its Ntirety division, has been named a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional for SQL Server. Microsoft MVP awards are bestowed to outstanding leaders in the tech community who artfully combine real world expertise with technical skills.
"It's great to be part of the Microsoft community – a community of people as passionate about databases and technology as I am," said Corey. "Every time I present at a SQLSaturday event, I am in a room full of people who dedicate their time over a weekend to become better professionals. To be recognized as an MVP in this community is an honor I am very proud to have bestowed upon me."
Corey is the president of Ntirety, a division of HOSTING that provides database administration and managed services for Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle and MySQL databases. A well-recognized expert on relational databases, remote database administration and data warehousing, Corey is the past president of the Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG), helped found the Professional Association of SQL Server (PASS) and is a current board member of the IOUG Cloud SIG. The Microsoft Most Valuable Professional award is Corey's most recent distinction in a career that includes being named an Oracle ACE by Oracle and a vExpert by VMware.
HOSTING helps organizations design, build, migrate, manage and protect their cloud and database environments. Leveraging enterprise-class networking and connectivity technologies, HOSTING provides the highest levels of compliance, availability, recovery, security and performance. HOSTING owns and operates six geographically dispersed data centers under an ITIL-based control environment validated for compliance against HIPAA, PCI DSS and SOC frameworks.
HOSTING's cloud-enabled solutions were recently recognized by Gartner Group, placing in the Top 10 in the Managed Hosting Magic Quadrant in both "ability to execute" and "completeness of vision" – in 2012 and 2013.
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Ntirety, a division of HOSTING, is the pioneer of Database Administration as a Service® for Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle and MySQL databases. Ntirety's team, which is based 100-percent in the U.S., consists of database experts who work with customers and partners on critical database projects including consolidation, virtualization and performance tuning. Ntirety also helps clients proactively manage their mission-critical database and applications through ongoing managed service offerings.
Ntirety is one of a handful of companies that has achieved VMware's Virtualization of Business Critical Applications solution competency for Microsoft SQL Server, MS Exchange and Oracle databases. Ntirety has been successfully audited and certified under the MSPAlliance's Unified Certification Standard for Cloud and Managed Service Providers (UCS).
For more information, please visit www.Ntirety.com.