MVMUA Meeting 111
MVMUA 111, Jan 28, 2002
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Metropolitan VM Users Association 111 January 28,2002 Information Builders Corporate Headquarters 27th Floor - 2 Penn Plaza 7th Ave, and 32nd St. Right above Penn Station The time will be from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM. 8:30 AM Continental Breakfast 9:00 AM Meeting Opening - Bill Munson Today We have 2 IBM Speakers from Endicott, Reed Mullen and Susan Baloga. Dave Kreuter from VM Resources in Canada, Rob Amos from Computer Associates, and EX President Jeff Savit from Sun Microsystems. 9:15 AM z/VM Platform Update Reed Mullen - IBM There's a new kid on the block. He looks familiar, but has a swagger that I don't recognize. We're talking about z/VM Version 4. This is not your father's VM system...or even the one you ran in your shop years ago. Find out what's new about IBM's best-of-breed virtualization technology and how you can enhance your eServer zSeries environment with z/VM V4. Reed's presentation You can download a viewer for Lotus Freelance Graphics here 10:15 AM Break 10:30 AM Using HiDRO in a VM:Backup Environment Robert Amos - Computer Associates This session will discuss the 'hows and whys' you should incorporate the HiDRO backup and recovery product (formerly Syback) into your existing CA-VM:Backup system. The benefits of using both in tandem products will be discussed as well as those things you should be aware of as you implement HiDRO. Robert's presentation You can download a viewer for Microsoft PowerPoint here 11:30 AM LUNCH break 1:00 PM VM/Linman 1.1.0 David Kreuter - VM Resources David will be presenting on the new features inherent in VM/LinMan 1.1.0. The features include support for VMSECURE, IUCV connections, OSA connections, and hipersocket connections. As usual David will talk in detail about some interesting technical aspects of the product. David will also present a lighthearted view on his experiences converting programs from PL/X to assembler. David's presentation on Converting programs form PL/X to assembler. David's presentation on VM/Linman. You can download a viewer for Microsoft PowerPoint here 2:00 PM Break 2:15 PM z/VM Service and Installation Susan Baloga - IBM Have you ever wished for more automation of the installation and service tasks in VM ? Spend a little time looking over what is new and improved in these areas for z/VM Version 4. Susan's presentation You can download a viewer for Lotus Freelance Graphics here 3:15 PM Break 3:30 PM Spend an HOUR or so with Jeff Jeff Savit - SUN Going to the Dark Side of the Force What happens when a well-known VM bigot and user becomes an employee of the best known Unix systems vendor? Listen to stories of (mild) culture shock, and comparisons of the VM world and customer mindset to vendor. Jeff's presentation on Going to the Dark Side of the Force You can download Adobe Acrobat Reader here. Hercules - "big iron" in software Ever want to have a mainframe at home, or on a laptop? Now you can do that, without chilled water, and on the same PC you use at home or office. This session describes the Hercules open-source mainframe emulator, describes how to get and install it, and discusses technical and non-technical aspects of using it. Jeff's presentation on Hercules 4:30 PM Questions and Answers on any and all subjects. 5:00 PM thank you very much.