Itamar Syn-Hershko

Itamar Syn-Hershko is a search technologies, distributed systems and architecture expert. Over the years he has built and maintained several large mission-critical systems on both Windows and Linux, gaining a wealth of experience he now uses to perfect systems built to deal with scale.

A hands-on architect and an active developer on commercial and open-source projects, he particularly likes solving complex problems with simple and elegant solutions. Itamar is a world-renowned search technologies expert, an Apache Lucene.NET committer and PMC member, Elasticsearch Consulting Partner, Microsoft MVP, and author.

Itamar has a strong background in both .NET and JVM ecosystems as well as deep experience with databases, NoSQL technologies, messaging technologies and search engines.