Welcome to HackZone 2017!

Join the hackZone challenge at SHARE at in San Jose. Contest ends March 17th!

Sponsored by:

SHARE IBM Corporation Rocket Software Corporation


The SHARE HackZone is back and will be located in the SHARE booth (#121) during the Technology Exchange Expo (click here to see hours). Stop by to collaborate and compete with fellow attendees, and to connect with IBM and Rocket Software experts. Participant progress will be tracked on the HackZone leader board, and top leaders at the end of the Expo will take home prizes, including a free event registration to be used at SHARE Providence. 

A Grand Prize winner will be awarded during Thursday's farewell reception. 

Interested in Learning More?

Come to the HackZone Kickoff session on Sunday, March 5th from 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM in room 211B. 

Calling all innovators: Learn new skills, win prizes and earn bragging rights! Join us to kick off the week-long HackZone. Throughout the week, the HackZone will provide you with fun challenges — from beginner thru advanced — to experience the power of z Systems in Application Development. With each challenge you complete, you will earn points toward prizes. The grand prize will go to the participant with the most points. Play with IBM Bluemix, APIs delivered via z/OS Connect, Apache Spark on z/OS and more. Experts will be available throughout the week to help you navigate your way to the top. Join us to learn more... Don't worry, be API!

Before participating, please review the necessary documentation for the hackZone.

  1. Read the common client issue to understand what banking clients may be thinking about.
  2. Read the challenges to fully understand what they are.

Share your experience - tweet about the #hackZone and @IBMzSystems!

For any questions contact - Tina Tarquinio tinatar@us.ibm.com or Meredith Stowell meredith.stowell@us.ibm.com

Have Fun !