Information Builders Corporate Headquarters
27th Floor - 2 Penn Plaza
7th Ave, and 32nd St.
New York City, New York
(Right above Penn Station)
|9:00 AM||Continental Breakfast - Provided by Information Builders|
|9:30 AM||Meeting Opening - Bill Munson - Brown Brothers Harriman & CO.|
|9:45 AM||Jeff Savit - SUN - OpenSolaris on z a User Experience
OpenSolaris is an open source operating system and the basis of Sun's Solaris operating environment.
OpenSolaris already runs on SPARC, Intel and AMD, and with this port also runs on System z.
This session describes experiences with SNA's port of OpenSolaris to z, and compares to other OpenSolaris implementations.
|10:45 AM||Coffee Break|
|11:00 AM||Neale Ferguson - Sine Nomine - Open Solaris
What was involved in getting Solaris running on System z?
What does it take to make a new operating system available on System z?
This presentation explores this.
Come hear about the adventures in coding involved in bringing another popular OS to the System z platform.
|12:00 AM||LUNCH Break
Lunch will be provided by MVMUA
|1:00 PM||Reed Mullen - IBM - z/VM Platform Update: Introducing z/VM 5.4
Advancing the Art of Server Virtualization
|2:00 PM||Coffee Break|
|2:15 PM||David Kreuter - VM Resources - Experiences Using z/VM VSwitch
This presentation shows how to define, use, configure and manage a z/VM VSWITCH.
Examples are shown using z/VM 5.2, VM TCPIP stacks, and SLES8 and SLES9 Linux virtual machines.
Failover and recovery strategies are covered.
|3:15 PM||Coffee Break|
|3:30 PM||Xenia Tkatschow - IBM - VMRM-CMM
VMRM-CMM and CMMA are two different approaches to enhancing the management of memory in a
z/VM system by the exchange of information between one or more Linux guests and CP.
Performance improvements were observed when VMRM-CMM, CMMA, or the combination of
VMRM-CMM and CMMA were enabled on the system.
This presentation will cover the CMM performance results for a study completed by the z/VM Performance team.
|4:30 PM||Questions and Answers and the IBM give away's.|
|5:00 PM||Thank you very much, and thanks to Information Builders|