Brian Nordland is the architect for the PowerHA SystemMirror for i product at Fortra. Brian has spoken at events, webinars, and user groups—including COMMON—since 2014. He is a co-inventor on multiple patent applications and co-author on technical publications in high availability and distributed computing.
Prior to joining Fortra Brian spent six years with IBM in Rochester, Minnesota. Roles at IBM included being the development architect for PowerHA and working on IBM i virtual I/O and communication I/O device drivers. He earned his master’s degree in software engineering from the University of Minnesota in 2017.