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Akiko Hoshikawa is a Distinguished Engineer in IBM Data and AI. She is a Db2 for z/OS architect with overall responsibility for performance and the strategic integration of AI capability within Db2,  including the SQL Data Insights and many other optimizations in Db2. She loves hands-on working with customers, providing performance evaluation, tuning, benchmarks, designing performance features to solve customers challenges.  She is one of the core SMEs behind creating Db2 AI for z/OS to provide the intelligent self tuning & management in Db2.