Michael works as a consultant, architect and trainer for DB2 LUW and Data Warehousing.
He graduated with a Master of Science from the Institute of Technology in Munich and started out as a trainer for DB2 when he introduced the IBM Business Intelligence course curriculum in Germany. With more than 15 years experience in teaching and many years of projects and consultancy work, Michael is focussed on the architecture and implementation of Data Warehouse projects (from ETL to the creation of analytical reports).
DB2 Monitoring, SQL and DataStage are some of his main and favorite topics with practical experience from customer projects.
Michael is a frequent speaker at conferences and was awarded IBM Gold Consultant.and IBM Champion since 2010.
Michael is a co-author of the German DB2 book: DB2 Administration (Addisson-Wesley ISBN 3827320801)
He is also one of the RUG-Leaders of the DeDUG a IDUG regional user group with four meetings a year.
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