ben chodroff
Male, 34 years old

I work with companies to help them improve their application lifecycle management processes through best practices and IBM Rational's software development solutions. I work with all industries but have worked closest with the financial, insurance and automotive industries. Previously I worked as a software developer in the US and India. It gave me the chance to work with talented individuals and first hand experience with many exciting areas of technology. I have interests in IT strategy, mergers and acquisitions, and software development processes. Outside of work you'll either find me taking pictures, traveling, or flying sailplanes. Specialties Change and Release Management, Software design, IT business transformation, cross platform, Linux and Open Source Software, Agile, Scrum, XP, Software Architecture, Automation, embedded systems, Insurance, Financial, Automotive I am a subject matter expert on Rational Team Concert, Rational AppScan, Rational AppScan Source, Rational Automation Framework for WebSphere, Rational Build Forge, and very well versed on many other solutions. I am a certified Scrum Master and RUP practitioner.