By Ian Bjorhovde
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Create Database is a podcast where Ian Bjorhovde interviews members of the DB2 Community to explore their past and consider how they arrived at where they are in their careers today.
||CleanEpisode 12: Surekha Parekh||Sureka Parekh is a Worldwide Marketing Program Directory for IBM, based in the United Kingdom. Surekha has been a fixture in the DB2 community for many years, working on IBM’s marketing efforts for DB2 and helping the DB2 community grow around the world||5/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 11: Guy Lohman||Guy Lohman is an IBM Master Inventor with over 35 patents, who recently retired from the Almaden Research Lab. His career spans 40 years, and the products of his research can be seen throughout DB2 – from the optimizer to autonomic features to pureXML||4/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 10: Terry Purcell||Terry Purcell is the development leader and architect of the DB2 for z/OS Optimizer at IBM. He has worked with DB2 for nearly 25 years, spending over 10 years as a customer and consultant, before he made the move into DB2 Development. He's a very well-k||3/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 9: Calisto Zuzarte||Calisto Zuzarte is a Senior Technical Staff Member from the IBM Toronto Lab. Calisto has been involved in DB2's development from it's start, has worked on the SQL Compiler team for a number of years, and is famous at conferences for his mind-bending prese||2/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8: Craig Mullins||Craig Mullins is an IBM Gold Consultant, well-known author and owner of Mullins Consulting. Craig has worked with DB2 since its inception, working for many different vendors and educating the DB2 community.||9/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7: Saghi Amirsoleymani||Saghi Amirsoleymani is a Principal Solution Adviser at Rocket Software, working with DB2 Tools. Although she is based in the San Francisco Bay Area, if you are involved in DB2 and live anywhere on Earth, you have almost certainly met Saghi.||8/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6: Dan Luksetich||Dan Luksetich is the owner and principal consultant at DanL Database Consulting. He's an IBM Gold Consultant, frequent speaker at IDUG and other conferences around the world, and has a well-known passion for beer.||8/3/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5: Mike Krafick||Mike Krafick is a Database Engineer at Rosetta Marketing. He's a well known speaker; he won the DB2's Got Talent competition in 2014, and went on to win awards as Best User Speaker at both the IDUG North American and IDUG European conferences in 2015.||7/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: Iqbal Goralwalla||Iqbal Goralwalla is an IBM Gold Consultant and the Head of Midrange DB2 at Triton Consulting. He has worked with DB2 in the IBM Toronto Lab and as a consultant for nearly 20 years, and was the Chair of IDUG's Conference Planning Committee for the EMEA Con||7/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3: Adam Storm||Adam Storm is an IBM Master Inventor and former member of the DB2 development team in the IBM Toronto Lab. He was instrumental in the development of the Self Tuning Memory Manager, and also made significant contributions to both pureScale and BLU. While h||6/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2: Fred Sobotka||Fred Sobotka is an IBM Gold Consultant and the proprietor of his eponymous consultancy, FRS Consulting. Fred is an active speaker and volunteer at IDUG conferences around the world, and helps make his customers' applications fly.||6/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1: Melanie Stopfer||Melanie Stopfer needs no introduction. If you've been anywhere around DB2, it's rather difficult to have not come across her work as a DB2 educator. She's been teaching both customers and IBM staff about DB2 since its inception.||5/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 0: Introduction||Welcome to Create Database, a new podcast for and about members of the DB2 Community. In this podcast, you'll hear the people you know in the DB2 Community talk about how to got to where they are today.||5/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|