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Pete Massiello of iTech Solutions is a subject matter expert on IBM i system administration, virtualization, and the IBM Power Systems* hardware that IBM i runs on. He was named the first Power Systems Lifetime Champion in 2018.

His proficiency in these areas and his devotion to the community are best shown in his speaking at conferences large and small, from local user groups to international events including COMMON. He writes his own monthly newsletter, which contains tips to empower the base he reaches. Pete also writes a monthly column for COMMON Connector.

He has come to this place in his career after more than 30 years on the IBM i (including predecessors) and he loves to share his experience with others. His interaction with all levels of users on Power Systems gives him a positive outlook on the future of the platform, which he evangelizes whenever possible. His passion for the IBM i is evident to all who know him and this is what makes him an IBM Champion.

Pete Massiello
President, iTech Solutions Group

Pete has been working with IBM i since 1989, focusing on system management, administration, and POWER hardware.