Enabling insights through smart data reach
Stephan has a M.Sc. in Computer Science and has been involved in the IT industry for over 15 years. He has an expansive background in the field and has the distinction of being the first South African Certified Splunk Deployment Architect as well as Certified Splunk Support Engineer. Prior to him transitioning to the Big Data world Stephan focused heavily on Open Source Software. This experience has stood him in good stead when designing and building hybrid Big Data solutions and implementing DevOps methodologies.
Brett is an IT entrepreneur who has been involved in the IT industry for over 25 years. His areas of involvement have included an Internet Startup, WISP (Wireless Internet Services Provider) and Network Analysis Company (Including a 24x7 Network and Application Performance Monitoring service).
Brett has experience in all aspects of networking including many legacy technologies. He has helped many South African Corporate Companies troubleshoot complex network issues. He is a passionate supporter of Open Source Software.