Scott Hayes is a well known DB2 LUW performance and security expert. He is a regular speaker at International DB2, ISACA, and ISSA User Group meetings, as
well as IBM DB2/Data Management conferences. Scott has authored several published articles on DB2 LUW performance, security, and auditing, is an IBM DB2
GOLD Consultant (an elite, exclusive group of IBM recognized top DB2 advocates), has obtained Advanced IBM DB2 Certifications, and is widely regarded by
the worldwide DB2 community as the top performance expert for DB2 on distributed (UNIX, Linux, and Windows) platforms. Scott graduated from
with a Management Science Major and Computer Science Minor, and --- as he was recently reminded during
a conference presentation --- he is
, not was, an Eagle Scout
Scott started Database-GUYS Inc (DGI)
in May of 1998 as a DB2 UDB performance consulting company. As
clients quickly embraced his methods, metrics, techniques, teachings, and tools, DGI was transformed into a software company providing best of breed tools
(Wise-GUY™, Space-GUY™, Pool-GUY™, SQL-GUY™, Connection-MINER™, and Flight Deck for DB2 UDB --- now owned by BMC Software)
and consulting services for DB2 UDB. This company was sold to BMC Software
on June 20, 2003.
During his two year tenure at BMC Software, Scott was Director of Product Marketing and continued to provide field consulting services, training,
education, and sales assistance for BMC customers. Scott also contributed ideas to the BMC Software development team to ensure that SmartDBA® for DB2
UDB had valuable features and functions.
In July 2005, Scott started Database-Brothers Inc. (DBI) to enable him to optimally serve the DB2 LUW and Oracle database communities with deeply focused
In January 2018, Database-Brothers Inc. was acquired by 3rd Millennium Inc., a technology and software company based in Waltham Massachusetts, and is run
as a division of 3rd Millennium under the name of DBI Software.
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