Mervyn Venter has been with IBM for nearly 40 years. He got his start working at IBM in South Africa and moved to IBM's IBM i Support Center in Rochester, Minnesota in 1997, where he worked primarily with BRMS. In 2012, Mervyn moved to IBM Lab Services to provide BRMS, SKLM, and HA services to IBM i customers. From 2013 to 2016, he went to Singapore on an assignment. Over the years, Mervyn has become a worldwide subject matter expert on BRMS for IBM i.