Martin Zierer, a Red Hat Certified Engineer and an Oracle Certified Associate with 11 years of industry experience has left Intel to join Red Hat Australia and New Zealand as a solution architect.
Zierer will work with the sales team to provide pre-sales and technical support, with a focus on helping existing and potential clients to identify the best technical solution for their business needs. He will be working closely with Red Hat partners including Intel, Oracle, HP, Dell and IBM.
Previously a solution specialist and strategic relationship manager at Intel Australia, Zierer was a key contributor to the first production deployments of Oracle 9i RAC on Linux in Australia. He was also a key player in the deployment of the teraflop cluster installation on Dell/Linux at AC3 in Sydney and the first 64-bit Itanium data warehousing solution for a financial institution in Melbourne.
Before that, he was a senior technical consultant at Intel solution services and the team leader for databases for cable and wireless, both in Germany.