Julian Stuhler is a Principal Consultant with Triton Consulting, a U.K.-based company specializing in the provision of DB2 consultancy, education, software, and managed services to clients throughout Europe. Julian has more than 20 years of relational database experience, working for clients in the insurance, telecommunications, banking, financial services, and manufacturing sectors. Julian has lectured widely on DB2 subjects, both in the United Kingdom and in Europe. He won the “Best Overall Speaker” award at the 2000 International DB2 User Group European Conference. Julian has co-authored an IBM Redbook on Java stored procedures and is a frequent contributor to industry publications such as Database Journal. He is an IBM DB2 Gold Consultant, past president of the Board of Directors for IDUG, and an IBM Data Champion.