In 1993, Mark co-authored “Oracle Performance Tuning” with Peter Corrigan. This book has sold hundreds of thousands of copies and was used extensively by Oracle internal staff, and technical staff all over the world. A second edition was published in 1996. The book has since been published in a number of languages including Japanese, French and German.
In 2001, Mark also produced a pocket reference “Oracle SQL Tuning” which was the top selling technical book worldwide for several months in the mid 2005.