Microsoft Certified Master certification is the highest technical certification you can achieve from Microsoft. This certification is very rare and only few people in the world have achieved this. Qumio's Vesa Tikkanen is the first Microsoft Certified Master: SQL Server in Finland. Read more about MCM Certification from MCM Datasheet.

Microsoft Certified Solution Master certification replaced MCM certification as the highest technical certification for current releases. Vesa Tikkanen is the first Microsoft Certified Solution Master: Data Platform in Finland. Only 2 people in the world have achieved both MCM and MCSM certification.

If you'd like to see the whole list of MCM's and MCSM's in the world please visit the Microsoft MCM site.


I've received MVP title from Microsoft to SQL Server for year 2015 and to Data Platform for year 2016. There are around 380 MVP's in the World for SQL Server or Data Platform and currently only one within Finland.​ Read more information about MVP title from MVP website.


I can make your SQL Server run faster. With Qumio you can be confident that your Recovery Time Objectives and Recovery Point Objectives are met in the case of disaster.

Qumio leverages your Business Intelligence usage to maximum and helps you discover all the valuable analysis information from your company data: being it small data or BIG data.

No matter what your Data Platform or Business Intelligence need is - Call me if you need it done at the first try - everytime.

And the most important part of all: I love to do this!

I work with other Microsoft partners and directly with customers. I offer unique skillset for your most critical issues. I'm ready to be in picture when you need it and I'll step aside when I'm no longer needed.

I like to share my experience as much as possible and you can find me talking in various SQL Server conferences and Microsoft's technical events. Information about upcoming events and my recent blog releases you can find from my Twitter account.



Qumio is founded at spring 2012 for advanced-level consultation (problem solving, architecturing and auditing) to partners and customers. Qumio does not offer large implementation projects (system integrators are for that) and Qumio does not offer hosting-services (ISP's and cloud is for that).

Qumio works very closely with Microsoft and as a great result of that Qumio holds Gold Data Platform competency! That proves our strong focus for Microsoft Data Platform offering and means great value for our Customers.

Qumio is participating actively for every Data Platform related Advisory programs and TAP programs since SQL2012. Do you want to have a partner who has years of experience for solution already when the product is released for manufacturing?

Contact Qumio if you want to have experiense like no one else in Finland!