December 18, 2006 Dan Burger
We can’t all be Frank Soltis, IBM‘s chief scientist for the System i. It’s a shame there aren’t a few more Franks to go around, though. Makes me wonder whether Big Blue has thought about having him cloned. His engineering accomplishments inside Fortress Rochester have made him a legend. He’s the personification of the AS/400, despite the name changes. And he’s the most important spokesperson the platform has–regardless of whether you call it the AS/400, the iSeries, or the System i.
The AS/400 faithful love Frank. His sessions at COMMON are standing room only. Same thing when he speaks