Monthly Archives: April 2017

Value of IT Service Management – Proof of Technology/Workshop – Multiple Cities in the East

The IBM FSS East team is offering a number of Proof of Technology/Workshop’s on the Value of IT Service Management that is scheduled for various locations in the East, see list below.  Attached are invitation flyers that you can share … Read More »

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The Seven “Money-Saving” Pitfalls of Converting COBOL to Java

The Seven “Money-Saving” Pitfalls of Converting COBOL to Java by Bob Yee Companies are having discussions about reducing CPU costs through the wholesale conversion of COBOL applications to Java. Inviting as it seems at first glance, this option of reducing … Read More »

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IBM EXPANDS CONTAINERS INTO THE ENTERPRISE WITH Z SYSTEMS, LINUXONE (TM) AND POWER SYSTEMS SUPPORTING DOCKER ENTERPRISE EDITION

IBM EXPANDS CONTAINERS INTO THE ENTERPRISE WITH Z SYSTEMS, LINUXONE (TM) AND POWER SYSTEMS SUPPORTING DOCKER ENTERPRISE EDITION http://www.enterpriselinuxinsights.com/ibm-expands-containers-enterprise-z-systems-linuxone-tm-power-systems-supporting-docker-enterprise-edition   Regards, Len   Leonard J. Santalucia CTO | Business Development Manager | Certified Specialist Vicom Infinity, Inc. IBM Premier Business Partner … Read More »

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IBM GDPS Family: An introduction to Concepts and Capabilities

– TITLE: IBM GDPS Family: An introduction to Concepts and Capabilities – ABSTRACT: This IBM® Redbooks® publication presents an overview of the IBM Geographically Dispersed Parallel Sysplex (TM) (IBM GDPS®) offerings and the roles they play in delivering a business … Read More »

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Installing Oracle Database on Linux on IBM z Systems Hands-on Workshop in New York, NY ( June 27 – 28 , 2017 )

Location:                IBM Corporation                                 IBM Technical Exploration Center                     … Read More »

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Enabling Future Mainframers

Vicom Infinity is one of the scholarship sponsors of the annual IBM Destination z Enterprise Computing Scholarship Program. Read more details in the article below.   http://destinationz.org/Academia/Articles/Enabling-Future-Mainframers?utm_source=SilverpopMailing&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=040617_DzInsider%20(1)%20Live%20Send&utm_content=Article%201%20CTA Enabling Future Mainframers 2016 scholarship winner focuses on learning all he can about … Read More »

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Marist College’s CCAC Event “Blockchain, what’s all the hype?” on April 27th – customer invitation

       Knowledge Exchange Series: Blockchain, what’s all the hype?   When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM EDT Add to Calendar     Where: Marist College Hancock Center 3399 North Road Hancock 0019 Poughkeepsie, … Read More »

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Linux Foundation Open Mainframe Project Announcements

Today the Linux Foundation Open Mainframe Project published a press release officially announcing 8 new academic members and announcing the 8 interns selected to participate in this year’s summer internship program. You can find the full release here: https://www.openmainframeproject.org/press/2017/03/21/open-mainframe-project-adds-new-academic-members-for-expanded-global-reach   Please … Read More »

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Replay of April 20th Vicom Infinity Teleconference Lunch ‘n Learn – ProTech & Vicom Infinity Addressing the Mainframe Skills Shortage

Title: ProTech & Vicom Infinity Addressing the Mainframe Skills Shortage   Presentation Abstract:   The mainframe skills shortage is no secret, pick up any trade publication and you will read numerous articles about companies struggling to find the appropriate staff … Read More »

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NY Metro NaSPA Chapter Meeting: Wednesday, 26 April, 2017

The next NY Metro NaSPA Chapter meeting is on Wednesday, 26 April, 2017, at our traditional location: Room 1219 in the IBM Building at 590 Madison Avenue, NYC, from10:00 AM until 4:00 PM. These are the sessions that are on … Read More »

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