Cristian Molaro

IBM Champion Cristian Molaro is an independent DB2 specialist and an IBM Gold Consultant. He was recognized by IBM as an Information Champion in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012. His main activity is linked to DB2 for z/OS administration and performance. He has presented papers at several international conferences and local user groups in Europe and North America. He is coauthor of 6 IBM Redbooks related to DB2, including "Optimizing DB2 Queries with IBM DB2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS." Cristian is part of the IDUG EMEA Conference Planning Committee, where he works as the Marketing Team Leader, and he is Chairman of the DB2 LUW User Group BeLux. He was recognized as "TOP" EMEA Consultant at IDUG EMEA DB2 Tech Conference Prague 2011. Cristian can be reached at cristian@molaro.be.

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