Monthly Archives: November 2017

Replay of Nov 16th Vicom Infinity Lunch ‘n Learn Teleconference – Docker; Delivers the next generation of IBM Z infrastructure to run mission critical applications

Replay of Nov 16th Vicom Infinity Lunch ‘n Learn Teleconference – Docker; Delivers the next generation of IBM Z infrastructure to run mission critical applications   Title: Docker; Delivers the next generation of IBM Z infrastructure to run mission critical applications … Read More »

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The New IBM Cloud Private Offering Can Now Provide The Benefits of Cloud Behind The Firewall

IBM Cloud Private was recently announced (https://www.ibm.com/cloud-computing/products/ibm-cloud-private/). It enables clients to design, develop, deploy, and manage on premises, containerized cloud applications behind their firewall. IBM Private Cloud is built with flexibility to integrate easily into their data center and is designed for compatibility … Read More »

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NEzCC is approaching 11/16-A Reminder to Register

Hello NEzCC Members: November 16th is fast approaching. Have you registered? Our agenda at Rocket HQ is incredible, register today using the link in the attached agenda. See you all there, Pat (See attached file: NEzCC Agenda 111617 v7 Final.docx) New … Read More »

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Nov 16th IBM Webinar – The Benefits of Running Machine Learning on z/OS

Join us for a complimentary IBM Systems Magazine webinar, with content by IBM, to hear about the benefits of running machine learning on z/OS.   The Benefits of Running Machine Learning on z/OS Thursday, November 16 10 PT / Noon CT / 1 ET … Read More »

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Access IBM Content from Oracle OpenWorld 2017!

It’s hard to believe that it’s been a month since Oracle OpenWorld.  This was IBM’s most successful participation at OpenWorld to date.  With 4000 unique visitors to our booth (and nearly 8000 total visits), we were far busier than past … Read More »

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z/VSE Connector Enhancements

From the z/VSE V6.2 Announcement letter: http://www.ibm.com/common/ssi/cgi-bin/ssialias?subtype=ca&infotype=an&appname=iSource&supplier=897&letternum=ENUS217-203 Connector enhancements: REST (Representational State Transfer) has gained widespread acceptance across the web as an alternative to SOAP-based web services. The new z/VSE REST Engine with JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) support allows clients … Read More »

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IBM Linux on IBM Z Executive Advisory Customer Council Friday, December 1st, 2017 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM

The council is pleased to announce the Dec 1st meeting.   We have a great agenda with speakers from IBM, Velocity Software, Docker, Timescale and Open Mainframe Project.    See details below. Please mark your calendars and RSVP to attend. RSVP Meetup … Read More »

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Article – “Mainframe in the API Economy; Connect z/OS Applications and Data to the Hybrid Cloud with APIs”

Mainframe in the API Economy; Connect z/OS Applications and Data to the Hybrid Cloud with APIs   A recent IDC whitepaper, “The Business Value of the Connected Mainframe for Digital Transformation” (ibm.co/2ipKMqs) highlights the benefits organizations can expect by investing … Read More »

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Nov 16th Vicom Infinity Lunch ‘n Learn Teleconference – Docker; Delivers the next generation of IBM Z infrastructure to run mission critical applications

You are cordially invited to the Vicom Infinity Lunch ‘n Learn Teleconference on Thursday, November 16th at 12–1pm ET.   To register for this teleconference, please send an email to Len Santalucia LSantalucia@vicominfinity.com.   Title: Docker; Delivers the next generation of IBM Z infrastructure to … Read More »

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Article – Mainframe + Cloud Strategy Drives Business Value

-Mainframe + Cloud Strategy Drives Business Value- Excerpt: “The most relevant enterprises move good ideas to market faster than their competitors—and 96 percent of those new business initiatives involve the mainframe, according to Forrester. Ironically, many choose to leave the … Read More »

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