Pramod Sadalage

Pramod Sadalage is a Author and Consultant for ThoughtWorks, an enterprise application development and integration company. He first pioneered the practices and processes of evolutionary database design and database refactoring in 1999 while working on a large J2EE application using the Extreme Programming (XP) methodology. Pramod writes and speaks about database administration on evolutionary projects, the adoption of evolutionary processes with regard to databases, and evolutionary practices impact upon database administration, in order to make it easy for everyone to use evolutionary design in regards to databases. When he is not working, you can find him spending time with his family and trying to improve his running. He blogs regularly at

Areas of interest and thought

  • Agile Database
  • Database Refactoring
  • Continuous Database Integration
  • Evolutionary Database Design
  • Database Testing
  • Automated Database Migration
  • Data
  • NoSQL Databases
  • Polyglot Persistence