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Dale McInnis

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Summary of Qualifications

• Information technology leader with over twenty four years experience working with client executives to conceptualize and create strategic IT systems and processes
• Track record for building strong relations with global business partners to reduce costs, improve customer support, and enhance business performance
• Have repeatedly and consistently led DB2 product development in the adoption of new technology and application of new techniques while minimizing risk
• Widely recognized by employees, peers, management, consultants and industry as an expert authority on technology matters
• Leads corporate change with a hands-on approach driving diverse innovative business solutions
• Active member of Canada’s IT Professionals (CIPS) organization since 2000. Achieved both Information Systems Professional (I.S.P) and Information Technology Certified Professional (ITCP) designations
Notable Accomplishments

• Architect and global strategist for IBM DB2 Linux, UNIX, Windows availability
• Conceived and orchestrated cross product integration within IBM corporation
• Inventor of ten patents in the area of database availability and recovery
• Authored several books
• Authored several white papers
• Numerous DB2 customer advocate and customer appreciation awards
• Numerous IBM outstanding technical achievement awards and patent awards
• Speaker at International DB2 Users Group (IDUG) conference hosted in North America and Europe yearly since 1999, receiving several top ten speaker awards and best overall speaker at IDUG EMEA 2014
• Speaker at IBM’s Information On Demand (IOD) conferences yearly since 2004


Specialties: Relational Databases, High availability, Disaster Recovery, Storage Management