Come celebrate our 40th Anniversary!!!!!
Metropolitan VM Users Association 156
27th Floor - 2 Penn Plaza
7th Ave, and 32nd St.
New York City, New York
(Right above Penn Station)
Note: You have to follow the security guidelines for IBI.
This is the 156th meeting of MVMUA, and our 40th anniversary! In honor of the occasion we're planning to celebrate our history with VM and the future of z/VM and MVMUA.
We hope to have some long-time friends of VM and MVMUA attend. There will be talks about z/VM technologies, some fun stories, and maybe some future opportunities.
Breakfast and Lunch will be provided by VICOM Infinity, I heard a rumor of CAKE. MVMUA will also be providing special gifts to attendees. It is essential that you RSVP so we can reserve space (seating will be limited) and make arrangements for any special requirements. You can RSVP to either Bill Munson (201-418-7588) at firstname.lastname@example.org or Eric Schuler-Dalverny (212-736-4433 ext. 3628) at Eric_Schuler-Dalverny@ibi.com
We hope to see you there,
Bill Munson, President
|8:30 AM||Breakfast provided by Vicom Infinity, Inc.|
|9:00 AM||Bill Munson - Brown Brothers Harriman & CO. - General Association Business|
|9:15 AM||David Kreuter - VM Resources - "Follow up: How is the z/VM and Linux architecture holding up?"
David will give an update on how his architecture for zvm620 is working in ongoing z/VM620 situations. The highlights of the architecture will be discussed along with the real shop use of the architecture. Deployment and operational strategies will be discussed along with lessons learned.
|10:15 AM||Coffee Break|
|10:30 AM||David Kreuter - VM Resources - "VM Through the Years as Experienced by Me"
An informative view filled with anecdotes complete with war stories and peace time events of my 30+ years in the great VM operating system. My journey through operations, systems programming, training and Linux will be discussed showing VM's adaptability and flexibility in providing end user solutions. There will be a lot of interactive discussion. We will have plenty of time for other participants that want to share any stories, good or bad.
|12:00 AM||LUNCH Break - Lunch provided by Vicom Infinity, Inc.|
|1:00 PM||Phill Smith III
- Voltage Security - The Payments Ecosystem: Security Challenges in the 21st Century
Credit and debit cards-whether they use magnetic stripes, EMV (chip cards), or near-field
communication-are an established feature of world commerce, and we all know that they are
built on embedded devices, various networks, and high-performance back-end computer systems.
|2:00 PM||Coffee Break|
|2:15 PM||Steve Jones
- IBM - z/VM Large Memory
In z/VM 6.3 IBM extended support to 1TB Central Memory in a partition.
This session will take a closer look at the implementation of the new Storage
Management algorithms, basic flows, data structures and the knobs you can twist and set.
|3:15 PM||Coffee Break|
- Veristorm - Big Data analytics through Hadoop on System z Linux
Learn how Hadoop on System z Linux can lower processing costs while maintaining security and governance policies for your enterprise data. Gain new insights from your data residing on System z without offloading to distributed servers and appliances. vStorm Enterprise, with Hadoop for System z Linux, will help you end the mainframe quarantine and stop costly complex server and appliance sprawl. Also, Veristorm is one of IBMs recent First-in-the Enterprise (FIE) System zBC12 customers. As an added bonus, Veristorm will discuss their zBC12 experience