Events

SHARE eLearning Webcasts

Throughout the year, SHARE will be working with our Members, volunteers and vendor partners to bring you new industry information and education through our webcast series. Take advantage of trusted SHARE content without ever leaving the office. Check back often, as new webcasts will be announced frequently.

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Upcoming Webcasts


Top 3 Secrets for Exploiting Mainframe Automation and Analytics

Date and Time: Monday, September 25, 1:00 p.m.  2:00 p.m. CDT
Speakers: Ross Cochran and Barry Williams, BMC Software 

Join this webcast to learn best practices for ensuring your mainframe runs with powerful automation, alerts, and analytics. Hear about how a closed loop approach to monitoring, problem detection, and resource control can help you fix problems before there is impact to your business. Objectives include: Learn about a closed-loop approach to problem detection and resolution; See how automated, dynamic capping can save you money while reducing risk to business-critical work; Learn how easy it can be to gain insight and use analytics into control drivers of high cost and model the impact of making changes.

This webcast is sponsored by BMC Software and does not necessarily represent the view of SHARE and/or other SHARE members. 

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zNextGen Monthly Meeting

Date and Time: Thursday, September 28, 2:00 p.m.  3:00 p.m. CDT
Speakers: Azeem Ahmed, Director, Data/Advanced Analytics R&D 

Machine learning has been around for decades, but only now are we really seeing the benefits. ML is going to change everything we do on the mainframe. This presentation will include a basic overview of ML, the state of ML adoption in various organizations, and highlight ML maturity and strategies for moving to the next level. It  will also briefly discuss how to construct an internal business case to start working with ML.

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Supercharge Enterprise Software Development with Automated Static Analysis

Date and Time: Wednesday, October 18, 12:00 p.m.  1:00 p.m. CDT
Speaker: Roger Hammer, CM evolveIT  

Is your organization struggling through enterprise z/OS software development projects? Rudimentary or outdated program analysis technology and extensive manual efforts are likely the root causes. In this presentation, we will demonstrate a z/OS code comprehension technology based on automated static analysis and sophisticated program slicing. Using CM evolveIT technology, analysis projects that  used to take weeks or months can now be accomplished in minutes with a very low error rate. 

This webcast is sponsored by CM First Group and does not necessarily represent the view of SHARE and/or other SHARE members. 

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It’s not IF, but WHEN you will be hacked ……. VitalSigns SIEM Agent for z/OS can help

Date and Time: Wednesday, October 25, 12:00 p.m.  1:00 p.m. CDT
Speakers: Colin van der Ross and Yvonne Wheaton, SDS  

Detect and prioritize alerts, automate notifications, and log events for tracking, compliance auditing, and threat remediation. The SIEM Agent auto-formats event messages from SMF for RACF, CA-ACF2, CA-Top Secret, DB2, CICS, USS events, FTP, TCP/IP and other system services and in real time.  

This webcast is sponsored by SDS and does not necessarily represent the view of SHARE and/or other SHARE members. 

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