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Mike Connor
Manager, Db2 Tools Product Management, IBM

Mike Connor manages the Open Source DB offerings focusing on a broad set of user roles and the complete lifecycle of data: administration, monitoring, development, modeling and connectivity. Mike is a 17-year IBM veteran with prior stints in WebSphere, Rational and System z brands.

Build an enterprise-ready, modern data architecture based on open source

Build an enterprise-ready, modern data architecture based on open source

October 31, 2019 | by Mike Connor, Manager, Db2 Tools Product Management, IBM
Gartner analysts Merv Adrian and Donald Feinberg in a February 2018 report predict that “by 2022, more than 70 percent of new applications developed by corporate users will run on an open source database management system.” This isn’t surprising given the influx of multiple types of data from...
How to build with IBM and MongoDB Enterprise Document Store

How to build with IBM and MongoDB Enterprise Document Store

November 6, 2018 | by Mike Connor, Manager, Db2 Tools Product Management, IBM
The IBM-MongoDB partnership continues to go like gangbusters. Announced in June 2018, our first version of MongoDB Enterprise Advanced is now giving way to our second version.
Adding MongoDB to the IBM enterprise database ecosystem

Adding MongoDB to the IBM enterprise database ecosystem

June 19, 2018 | by Mike Connor, Manager, Db2 Tools Product Management, IBM
The modern data landscape demands more than one type of database. That’s IBM has rolled out JSON-document-based databases in Db2 and Cloudant, as well as partnered with select database providers to offer developer-focused database services through the IBM Compose platform.