Consulting Sales Specialist—System z, zChampion, Linux Champion
IBM Canada Ltd.
Years in IT—
My first mainframe job—
I was an application developer for Canada's Defence Research Establishment (Pacific) in 1972.
My favorite mainframe attribute—
It's 45 years of virtualization (and 40 years of VM). I joined IBM in June 1973 in the Vancouver Computing Centre, and in 1974 we installed a S/370-145 to run VM/370 (announced on August 2, 1972), and I was the systems programmer. I have been working on "real" VM ever since to today's z/VM.