Roger Stroud has over 12 years of experience teaching courses across a complete range of networking technologies and has lectured on a guest basis at Portsmouth University. Roger has been associated with the UK training organization, ITeC, and later qualified as a teacher in further education. During this period he was a delegate, and presented to, the ITeC Internet Working Group. He now gives training seminars for Solution Technology through the UK office, including Fibre Channel, SAS, iSCSI, and InfiniBand.

Rogerís background is in Electronics Engineering. With the growth of serial storage interfaces Roger moved to Xyratex, working with SCSI interfaces, and later the rapidly emerging Fibre Channel technology.

Roger now runs his own company, Talk Technical Ltd, distributing and supporting a range of storage analyzers into EMEA, contributing development expertise to the project, and provides development-consulting services to various European customers.