Anthony Ciabattoni is a current member of the DB2 for z/OS development SWAT team based out of the Silicon Valley Lab and has over 26 years of professional Db2 experience with expertise in high available 24/7 high transaction rate data sharing environments. Strong knowledge base in Db2 data sharing, Db2 system performance as well as high available systems. Experience in all aspects of Db2, DBA experience, Db2 system experience and experience in architecting a well tuned Db2 environment. In this role as a member of the Db2 for z/OS SWAT team Anthony conducts educational workshops and availability studies for z/OS customers. Prior to joining the Db2 for z/OS development SWAT team, Anthony was a Db2 Technical Advisor in the Db2 Tools development lab as well as spending significant years as a high end customer participating in the Db2 engine CAC and a Db2 Information Champion.