Our team of instructors

We have amazing people at the NonStop Academy, men and women. They all have one thing in common – they are passionate about sharing their knowledge about HPE NonStop System by teaching classes.  Each of these instructors has areas of specialty with a lot of practical experience.
In total our team has more than 150 years of NonStop experience together.



Ron Meijer
Alan Smith
Henk Spiertz
Klara Franko
Phill Guscott
Thijs Grooten
GoonLoon Liew
Harald Kauffmann
Jan Zeeman
Herman Walburgh Schmidt
Jim Smullen
Terry Gunter
Wolfgang Breidbach
Fernando Otero

Our skill sets

  • NonStop Operating System
  • NonStop Hardware
  • TMF
  • SQL/MP
  • SQL/MX
  • RDF
  • AutoTMF
  • AutoSync
  • SafeGuard
  • OSS
  • iTP WebServer
  • Expand
  • Clustering
  • Pathway – TS/MP
  • Eclipse – NSDEE
  • TACL Programming
  • C Programming
  • Java Programming
  • Cobol Programming
  • TAL/pTAL Programming
  • ACI Base24
  • Shadowbase
  • XYPro
  • Atalla HSM
  • Atalla ESKM
  • Oracle GoldenGate
  • Virtual Tape Controller (VTC)