Thomas (Tom) Kyte (1965 -) is a Senior Technical Architect in Oracles Server Technology division at Oracle Corporation, and is the Tom behind the popular Asktom website, in which he answers questions from Oracle Developers and DBAs. Tom is also an Oracle ACE, a featured speaker at Oracle conferences around the world and is well respected in the Oracle community.
He currently lives in Round Hill, Virginia, United States with his wife Melanie; his children, Megan and Alan, are in college/life now.
Tom has written several books related to the Oracle Database, including:
- Expert One on One Oracle (ISBN 1-59059-243-3) (2003)
- Effective Oracle by Design (ISBN 0-07-223065-7) (2003)
- Expert Oracle Database Architecture: 9i and 10g Programming Techniques and Solutions (ISBN 1-59059-530-0) (2005)
- Expert Oracle Database Architecture: Oracle Database 9i, 10g, and 11g Programming Techniques and Solutions (ISBN 978-1-4302-2946-9) (2010)