Rob Farley

Rob Rob Farley has been consulting in IT since completing a Computer Science degree with first class honours in 1997. Before moving to Adelaide, he worked in consultancies in Melbourne and London. He runs the development department in one of Australia's leading IT firms, as well as doing database application consultancy and training. He heads up the Adelaide SQL Server User Group, and holds several Microsoft certifications.

Rob has been involved with Microsoft technologies for most of his career, but has also done significant work with Oracle and Unix systems. His preferred database is SQL Server and his preferred language is C#. Recently he has been involved with Microsoft Learning in the US, creating and reviewing new content for the next generation of Microsoft exams.

Over the years, Rob's clients have included BP Oil, OneLink Transit, Accenture, Avanade, Australian Electorial Commission, the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, the Royal Borough of Kingston, Help The Aged, Unisys, Department of Treasury and Finance (Vic), National Mutual, the Bible Society and others.

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03 March 2006

A quick note

It's been a busy week, and next week will be even more so. The Security Interchange on Monday night was great. By all accounts the Security Seminar on Tuesday was also good, although I only made it to the end. It was great to catch up with Kleefy and Rocky in the evening though - good guys both.

I have a lot going around my head this week. Exams coming out of my ears, work keeping me busy, we just got a puppy (I always said I would never own a dog, but Roslyn always said we would), plus I have various big decisions that I need to make...