AdamMachanic AdamMachanic


Niner since 2013

Adam Machanic is a Boston-based SQL Server developer, writer, and speaker. He focuses on large-scale 
data warehouse performance and development, and is author of the award-winning SQL Server monitoring
stored procedure, sp_WhoIsActive. Adam has written for numerous web sites and magazines, including
SQLblog, Simple Talk, Search SQL Server, SQL Server Professional, CoDe, and VSJ. He has also
contributed to several books on SQL Server, including "SQL Server 2008 Internals" (Microsoft Press,
2009) and "Expert SQL Server 2005 Development" (Apress, 2007). Adam regularly speaks at conferences
and training events on a variety of SQL Server topics. He is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional
(MVP) for SQL Server, a Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP), and an alumnus of the INETA
North American Speakers Bureau.