NECTAR DALOGLOU has been helping QAD customers achieve success with their QAD implementations for more than 10 years. He started his I.T. career with Progress and QAD software in 2000 at Access Commerce, integrating configurator solutions with QAD's MFG/PRO. He later joined QAD in 2003 where he has performed numerous successful installations, upgrades and technical audits of QAD products. Combining his QAD technical expertise and OpenEdge/Progress DBA skills, Nectar now works as an independent consultant where he is currently helping a large global automotive parts manufacturer roll out new MFG/PRO sites worldwide with QAD products including .NET UI, Qxtend and other add-ons. He has also helped them achieve business continuity with their QAD products through performance tuning, on-going database and system administration and disaster recovery strategies.