Alison Pate


Alison is bi-lingual: IBM i and Storage. Many years as a technical professional in the storage field focused on performance, availability, and IBM i disk, enable her to quantify the technical and business benefits of an external disk solution.

Alison recently relocated from the USA to the UK after a long technical career with IBM and established herself as an independent consultant. Her expertise encompasses all elements of external disk from developing requirements, solutions architecture, and migration planning, to implementing a disk configuration, and planning for performance and capacity.