Skills: DB2 and Information Management specialist, database architecture, strategy, design, modelling, development and DB2 administration
Iqbal is a highly experienced Information Management specialist, having been involved in all aspects of relational databases including database architecture, strategy, design, modelling, development and administration. Iqbal has extensive project support and technical liaison experience within DB2 on LUW environments.
With a PhD in Computing Science from the University of Alberta, Canada, where he was a member of the Database Research Group Iqbal has also spent time working for IBM in their Toronto Labs (where DB2 on LUW is developed). During his four years there Iqbal worked on several versions of DB2 on LUW and published two IBM patents.
As well as leading the Managed Services (RemoteDBA) team and running the DB2 Midrange consulting and education team Iqbal is also an active consultant and is engaged with customers for short, focused assignments to help them with all DB2 issues.