With 20+ years of experience in business intelligence and analytics, David McAmis is a technology evangelist, consultant, trainer and author living and working in Melbourne, Australia. In his varied career, he has held the roles of consultant, technical trainer, editor, university lecturer and consulting services.manage.
By unlocking the value in their data, David has helped organisations of all shapes and sizes to realise the benefits of business intelligence. With the move to big data & analytics, David's focus has been on helping customers tell stories with their data, empowering users to seek insights with a new categories of tools and technologies.
As a technology evangelist, he is a frequent conference speaker and has appeared at local, national and international user group conferences, trade shows and seminars.
David has written hundreds of articles for computer magazines and trade journals and is a recognized expert in business intelligence and information management. He was written over a dozen books and his books on business intelligence are consistent best-sellers and include "Crystal Reports XI for Developers" (Charles River Media), two editions of “Professional Crystal Reports for Visual Studio.NET” (WROX) and "Crystal Reports: A Beginner's Guide" (Osborne McGraw-Hill) as well as “Mastering SAP Crystal Reports 2011 + SAP Crystal Server 2011” (Kuiper Publishing)