We had a chance to talk to zNextGen Project Manager, Warren Harper, and pick his brain on how he views the project and the mainframe ecosystem. Harper provides his insights on the mainframe from his perspective as a zNextGen’er and shares his thoughts on where the future of the mainframe is headed.
The concept of a mainframe user group that focused on providing a gateway for those new to the platform was intriguing to me. I soon became a member, and it was one of the best decisions I've made to help me succeed on the mainframe platform.
The goal of the Open Mainframe Project is to establish collaboration among industry and academic partners to create areas of focus for advancing Linux on the mainframe for the benefit of the community and industry.
SHARE in San Antonio brought together a group of talented professionals to discuss new industry standards and regulatory compliance in the panel discussion, “Potpourri of New Industry Standards and Regulatory Compliance.”