Ryan is the Chief Software Architect at KCF Technologies where he leads development of SmartDiagnostics, an industry leading platform for real-time predictive maintenance used by many of the largest manufactures in the North America. He primarily focuses on .Net, SQL Server, PostgreSQL and a myriad of cloud-first technologies in the AWS cloud. Before coming to KCF Technologies, Ryan spent more than 14 years with EnergyCAP, Inc. leading both IT and development. He is a long-time DBA, starting with MySQL and PostgreSQL in the late 90s, and has been working with SQL Server since 2004. He’s at the top of his game when he’s learning something new about the data platform or teaching others about the technology he loves.