Jeff Smith  

I have worked for independent software vendors since 1999, and rarely step into the ‘real world.’ When I do, I quickly run away scared and determined to remain where I am. Developers coding in production, end users saving critical data to Excel, SQL statements starting with ‘SELECT *’ all give me plenty of material for my sermons/blog posts on

I’m currently a Product Manager for Oracle, working on the SQL Developer team. My true passion lies in help people maximize their productivity and retain sanity while working with database development and administration tools.