About Us


Robert Pearl, President and Founder of Pearl Knowledge Solutions, Inc., is a Microsoft SQL Server MVP since 2009, having received his 5th MVP recognition award. Professionally, he is a solutions-oriented Senior DBA with 15+ years of experience, and is considered a Subject Matter Expert on SQL Server technology.

Robert is a published author, having authored the widely acclaimed SQL Server book HealthySQL, contributed a chapter to SQL Server Deep Dives, Volume II, “What are you Waiting for: an Introduction to Wait Stats.” He also regularly contributes technical and professional articles to various publications, such as SQLServerCentral.com, MSSQLTips, SQL Magazine™, and more.

He also coined the terms HealthySQL™ and SQLFitness™ to kick off the world-wide HealthySQL campaign to highlight the need for regular health checks to ensure that everyone’s SQL Server environment has achieved HealthySQL.

He is a SQLCommunity/SQLSaturday evangelist/promoter and maintains his regular blog at SQLServerCentral.com, called Pearl Knows. He was voted Top Blogger in the 2011 SQL Mag Community Choice Awards. He is also the creator/developer of the award-winning SQLCentric — a web-based database monitoring and alert system for DBAs.

Robert is a SQLSaturday organizer and speaker, as well as co-chair of the successful New York Metro SQL Saturday.

Our Team

Our associates are comprised of the top leading industry experts, SMEs, MVPs, and Certified Professionals, as well as senior and  other skilled resources – all whom are battle-tested and vetted for their technical aptitude.

Together we provide tactical support for our resources and work as a team to assist our deployed workers to provide the client the best possible solutions and service.