Michael Harris, founder and CTO of Optimus Advantage, has worked in the Information Technology industry since 1980 as a programmer, systems analyst and business systems developer. His company developed and marketed the Global Business Forum service to provide international businesses with direct credit, credit, and debit card payment services to make multi-currency cross-border B2B payments. This service was marketed by Chase Paymentech Merchant services to merchants accepting international credit card payments. Michael invented and wrote the patent application for an “Information Management System” Patent Application Number: 20050210054. He co-authored the book, “Tricks of the Active Trader: An Insider’s Techniques for Cutting the Edge” (McGraw-Hill), which identifies strategies, hardware, and software for trading stocks, futures, and securities.