Marion Behnen is a Senior Software Engineer within the IBM Software Group and works as a technical lead for full-text search in DB2. She has more than 20 years of experience with database application development, business reporting, data warehousing, and business process integration. Prior to joining IBM, she was involved with many aspects of business process and data integration, in particular for the manufacturing industry.
Shantanu Mundkur is an Advisory Software Engineer at IBM's Silicon Valley Laboratory. He is part of the IBM DB2 for Linux, UNIX and, Windows development team and works in the area of full-text search. He has a broad range of software product development experience, and has designed and implemented features for various database servers including DB2 and Informix.