“Alan Forbes was born in Attleboro, MA and got his BS/BA from Bryant College and an MBA from Babson College, where he won the Douglass Prize in Entrepreneurship. His technical specialties include Internet application development using IBM/Lotus Notes, Microsoft .NET, and the popular LAMP Stack of PHP mySQL, and Apache.
He has written many technical articles for a variety of publications, is an Amazon best selling author, and has spoken at numerous conferences and user groups. Alan was named an IBM Champion for 2017 and 2018.
Alan is the inventor and Product Manager of VitalSigns™, a performance and availability monitoring tool for both the IBM and Microsoft collaborative stack.”