This past Monday (13 April) SHARE lost a special friend.Charlie Lyman, who served for many years as IBM Liaison to SHARE, succumbed to lung cancer after a valiant battle.There are many in the SHARE community who knew Charlie better or over a longer period of time than I. But over the 12 years I knew
It's hard to believe it's been over three weeks since I last put pen to paper - well, more like fingers to keyboard - for this column. Planning is well underway for SHARE in Denver, so now is the time to be sure you’ve submitted your session proposal.Sitting here on a perfect Texas spring evening, I
As we near the end of the SHARE week in Austin, Director of Conference Operations Al Williams shares his thoughts with us. I think he'll really whet your appetite for what's in store for SHARE in Denver, August 23 - 28, 2009.
Al Williams, Director of Conference OperationsAs we get close to wrappin
Please join me today in welcoming Michael Stack to the President’s Corner. As a long-time volunteer, Mike has taken on a wide variety of roles — some of you may know him best as part of the team that delivers the ever-popular Assembler Boot Camp. Through his varied experiences, Mike has developed
What a way to start the week! Speaking to a full room in the General Session, Miles O’Brien gave us quite a thought-provoking presentation on the intersection of our industry and the environment. His insights into the impact that computer manufacturing and use have on our planet were quite sobering.