Wednesday Keynote - May 1st at 8:00 AM
Grand Sierra E
The Latest News on DB2 Application Development Technology
IBM Fellow and VP/CTO for IBM Data Management
Curt has technical and management oversight of IBM's Data Studio and Optim products that provide application development and administration support for both IBM and non-IBM database products. Curt holds approximately 40 patents in database technology topic areas. Prior to taking his current assignment, Curt was the chief architect of the DB2 for z/OS product, where he designed and developed many key features of the DB2 for z/OS.
Java/DB2 Application Architect
Bill Bireley is a Senior Developer at IBM. He has contributed to a number of IBM's database-related products. After working on DB2 for z/OS for 10 years, he has concentrated on Java Database Access - including the IBM JDBC Driver, SQLJ, and pureQuery. He is currently investigating NoSQL technology and how it can be incorporated in DB2.