Edward Melomed (Program Manager Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services) has been a member of the team from very beginning of Analysis Services project in Microsoft. Irina Gorbach (Senior software engineer) joined the team soon after its creation 6 years ago. During her work at Microsoft Irina has been fully responsible for OLEDB client for Analysis Services 2000 and was one of the first creators of XML for Analysis specification and SDK. Alexander Berger (Development Lead Analysis Services storage engine) has been working from very beginning of Analysis Services project. Py Bateman has been with the team since the first release of SQL Server OLAP Services 7.0.