Security for CICS, the enterprise application servers that power billions of transactions each day, was a hot topic at SHARE Sacramento. We spoke with Mark Wilson, a 30-year mainframe veteran and presenter at SHARE Sacramento on the state of mainframe security and education.
I haven’t met one person who woke up and decided to work in IBM Z®. Most of us take a blind leap into the platform hoping to develop skills to keep a job... And yet, through reflection I now realize that I was so ignorant my first day, month and year while working on this platform.
Brilliant, thoughtful and one who gave freely of his time and talents – this is how John Ehrman will be remembered by his fellow SHARE Members. He was a driving force for the organization, serving various key roles over 50 years, and passed away on Feb. 20, 2018.