The IDesign Team

Juval Löwy

Juval Löwy


Juval Löwy is the founder of IDesign and a master software architect. Over the past 20 years, Juval has led the industry with some of his ideas such as microservices serving as the foundation of software design and development. In his Master Classes Juval has mentored thousands of architects across the globe, sharing his insights, techniques, and breakthroughs, as well as how to take an active role as design and process leaders. Juval has helped hundreds of companies meet their commitments and participated in the Microsoft internal strategic design reviews for C# and related products. Juval a frequent speaker at major international software development conferences. He is the author of several bestsellers, and his latest book is Righting Software (Addison-Wesley, 2019) contains his groundbreaking ideas on system and project design.
Juval published numerous articles, regarding almost every aspect of modern software development and architecture. Microsoft recognized Juval as a Software Legend as one of the world's top experts and industry leaders. 
Michael 'Monty' Montgomery

Michael 'Monty' Montgomery


Michael ‘Monty’ Montgomery is a master software architect with IDesign. Monty is an expert in distributed system design and state-of-the-art microservice development techniques. He has mentored many teams around the world, expediting their mastery of IDesign’s original methodologies and helping them successfully deliver innovative distributed systems on-time, on-budget and on-quality. Monty conducts IDesign’s unique Architecture and Detailed Design Clinics, which are intense, immersive, hands-on system design and career invigorating experiences. Monty also leads IDesign’s Service Fabric Master Class, a must for modern developers and architects. Monty has co-authored the 4th Edition of Programming WCF Services with Juval Lowy, and published many articles on architecture always sharing his unique ‘From the Field’ perspective. His article, ‘Escaping Appland’ has received international attention for its insightful point of view. Monty speaks regularly at .NET and industry related events around the world.
Amanda Pors

Amanda Pors


Amanda Pors is the IDesign Director of Customer Relationships and Sales. Prior to her working at IDesign, Amanda was a Director at Microsoft’s Silicon Valley campuses. Amanda also runs the IDesign operations and classes, allowing her unique and extensive insight into many levels of the technology industry. Amanda’s biggest passion is people; she is here to help you in any way to ensure you’re successful. You can connect with Amanda by e-mail or in-person at one of our Master Classes.