Scott Howard has been with IBM for more than 22 years. Howard�s experience includes staff and management assignments ranging from microapplications programming to mainframe and systems programming. He is an internationally recognized expert on business intelligence, data warehousing, DRDA, distributed databases and multivendor database integration, and an author and contributor to many publications. Scott is an IBM certified Advanced Technical Expert for DB2 UDB, an IBM Certified Business Intelligence Specialist and Certified Technical Trainer.Howard is currently with Learning Services, IBM Global Services and is its business intelligence and data integration curricula worldwide leader. He has worked with IBM�s Silicon Valley, Toronto, Rochester and Austin development labs for the past twelve years, developing client/server database and data warehousing courses.