Hitachi Vantara - Mainframe and Data Protection Solutions Lead - Americas Ros Schulman has over 40 years’ experience in the IT business both on the vendor and customer side. This has included systems programming, operations, technical support and sales support. Ros has worked at Hitachi Data Systems and Hitachi Vantara for over 26 years. She currently works in the Americas Expert organization with responsibility for Data Protection Software and Mainframe Solutions including Disaster recovery and backup software. She spends much of her time with Customers, discussing their unique Mainframe and Data Protection challenges. She has also co-authored many white papers in the area of Business Continuity.