Shahar has worked on the iSeries 400 for over 25 years. He started as a system administrator responsible for security, performance, database administration, VoIP, backup and recovery procedures and connectivity issues. He later became a senior programmer in a bank and then head of infrastructure for an insurance company. Shahar now owns Barmor, a consulting firm in Israel, which employs over 20 people that work on projects for the iSeries 400 in the network environment. He also has written a Redbook for IBM on iSeries e-commerce and he is Search400.com site expert for connectivity issues on the iSeries.