Subhash Shah works as head of technology at AIMDek Technologies Pvt. Ltd. He is an experienced solutions architect with over 12 years of experience. He holds a degree in information technology. He is an advocate of open source development and its utilization in solving critical business problems at a reduced cost. His interests include microservices, data analysis, machine learning, AI, and databases. He is an admirer of quality code and test-driven development (TDD). His technical skills include, but are by no means limited to, translating business requirements into scalable architecture, designing sustainable solutions, and project delivery. He is a coauthor of MySQL 8 Administrator's Guide and Hands-On High Performance with Spring 5.