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Requirements to become an Idera ACE:
  • Enthusiastic members & leaders of the SQL community
  • Accomplished contributors to the SQL community
  • Good speaker, writer and presenter
  • Demonstrated a passion for educating fellow community members
  • Wanting to achieve Microsoft MVP status
The search has begun for the 2016 IDERA ACEs. IDERA believes in the SQL community and there is no better way for us to show our commitment than to offer a program that will help active SQL community members become Microsoft MVPs.
IDERA ACEs are active community members who have shown a passion for helping the community and sharing their knowledge.. We help the IDERA ACEs pursue that passion by sponsoring travel to select events, offering guidance for soft skill training, and providing access to our SQL products.
SQL Experts who want to travel to select SQL events, share their experiences, educate the community, and help influence and improve IDERA product development.
Benefit from IDERA sponsorship by speaking at more industry conferences and community events, and help IDERA provide top-notch tools for SQL by providing your real-world perspective on our products and how we can improve them.
As time allows in your already busy schedule, but the more you contribute, the more you get back.
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Additional Details:
The IDERA ACE program was designed to help a select group of SQL professionals who have shown a passion for teaching and mentoring others in the community.
We help the Idera ACEs by:
  • Sponsoring travel to select SQL events
  • Providing opportunities to present at virtual and physical events with thought leaders in the SQL community
  • Offering marketing opportunities to promote their brand and their contributions to the SQL community
  • Provide guidance on best practices on how to become an outstanding presenter and a thought leader in the SQL space
The ACEs remain eligible by:
  • Thanking IDERA for their sponsorship when speaking at a sponsored event
  • Providing 1 300-500 word original blog post per month on a relevant SQL topic of their choosing after topic approval by ACEs coach
  • Make themselves available for at least 1 product beta test cycles each 6 months during the course of their time in the ACEs program
  • Active commitment to maintaining a presence in our product community ( by commenting or starting conversation threads
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