Information Builders Corporate Headquarters
27th Floor - 2 Penn Plaza
7th Ave, and 32nd St.
New York City, New York
(Right above Penn Station)
|8:30 AM||Continental Breakfast|
|9:00 AM||Meeting Opening - Bill Munson - Brown Brothers Harriman & CO.|
|9:15 AM||Len Santalucia - IBM - IBM System z10 Enterprise Class
IBM System z10 is the open mainframe technology that can take your business further and get your IT environment under control.
IBM's consolidation, virtualization and on-demand strategies give System z10 the edge.
An open architecture supports Java, Linux and other industry standards.
Streamline business processes, simplify IT and step up security.
Boost utilization to 100 percent and throughput to new benchmarks.
Shift resources on demand. Run the applications that drive business results.
System z10 servers do it all-simply, easily and securely-and at a lower total cost of ownership
|10:15 AM||Coffee Break|
|10:30 AM||Mike MacIsaac - IBM - Sharing and maintaining Linux under z/VM
Large operating systems leverage shared file structures to get
the benefits of reduced disk space, simplified maintenance and
simplified systems management. The draft Redpaper, "Sharing and
maintaining Linux under z/VM", written in conjunction with
Nationwide Insurance, describes how to create a Linux solution
with shared file systems under z/VM. It also describes a
maintenance system where the same Linux image exists on a test,
maintenance and gold virtual servers. It is based on z/VM 5.3 and
|11:30 AM||LUNCH Break
Lunch will be provided by MVMUA
|1:00 PM||Angelo Corridoir - Marist - System z (z/OS) Certificate Program
This presentation will provide an overview of the Marist z/OS Certificate program.
It will cover the development of the program, current course offerings and participation.
A brief look at plans for the future will also be included.
|2:00 PM||Coffee Break|
|2:15 PM||David Kreuter - VMR - Building a Strong z/VM and Linux Architecture|
|3:15 PM||Coffee Break|
|3:30 PM||Dennis Musselwhite - IBM - Link Aggregation
Link Aggregation is a new feature of z/VM V5.3 and the Virtual Switch.
Do you already using a z/VM Virtual Switch to manage your network connections?
Do you want to find out how to get more out of z/VM Virtual Switch technology?
|4:30 PM||Questions and Answers and the IBM give away's.|
|5:00 PM||thank you very much.|