SHARE Live! Technical Session Agenda                                      

SHARE Live! offers the most in-demand technical content from SHARE in-person events. (Please note: Technical session times will be presented and are listed in Pacific Time [PDT] .)  

                                                   Monday, March 12

Time Session Title Speaker(s) Track(s)
8:00 a.m.–9:30 a.m. General Session - Striking a Balance Carey LohrenzHarry Williams SHARE Admin, SHARE-wide Services
10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m. Db2 for z/OS Trends and Directions John Iczkovits

DB2, Software Architecture

11:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m. CICS V5.4 Technical Overview Ian Burnett CICS Systems Programming, Software Architecture, z/OS Systems Programming
1:45 p.m.–2:45 p.m. Pervasive Encryption Deep Dive: Enterprise Key Management Eysha Shirrine Powers Security and Compliance, Security in the Enterprise
3:15 p.m.–4:15 p.m. Pervasive Encryption Demo: Guided Tour of Policy-Based Data Set Encryption Eysha Shirrine Powers Security and Compliance, Security in the Enterprise
4:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m. Hybrid Cloud and IMS: End-to-End Application Deployment Bryant Panyarachun Application Development, Software Architecture, IMS, Cloud as a Disruptive Technology, DevOps in the Enterprise


Tuesday, March 13

Time Session Title Speaker(s) Track(s)
8:00 a.m.–9:30 a.m. Keynote Session - Mainframe Security: Hacking Hearts and Minds Chad RikansrudPhilip YoungHarry Williams SHARE Admin, SHARE-wide Services
10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Hybrid Cloud: What It Is, What It Isn't, What It Will Be Jeffrey Bisti Cloud as a Disruptive Technology
11:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m. Implementing Cloud Object Storage as an Alternative to Traditional Tape, a User Experience Davis Wells Storage, User Experience, Cloud as a Disruptive Technology
1:45 p.m.–2:45 p.m. Becoming the Professional You That You Published on Linked Frank DeGilio Enterprise Data Center, Professional Development
3:15 p.m.–4:15 p.m. Leverage Cloud Object Storage to Scale Up While Controlling Cost Chris TaylorLouis Hanna Storage, Cloud as a Disruptive Technology
4:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m. What's New: Enterprise Mobility and... Blockchain? Suzie M. Wendler Information Management, IMS


Wednesday, March 14

Time Session Title Speaker(s) Track(s)
8:30 a.m.–9:30 a.m. How You Do What You Do When You're a z14 CPU Bob Rogers z/OS Systems Programming, z/VM Systems Programming
10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m. Cognitive Systems with IBM Machine Learning for z/OS Avijit Chatterjee Analytics, Machine Learning and Cognitive Computing
11:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m. The Open Ecosystem on Linux on IBM Z Exploits Scalability and Pervasive Encryption on IBM z14 Wilhelm Mild Security and Compliance, IT Services Delivery, Linux Systems Management, Security in the Enterprise
1:45 p.m.–2:45 p.m. Pervasive Encryption - How Do I Make It Happen? Greg Boyd Security and Compliance, Security in the Enterprise
3:15 p.m.–4:15 p.m. IBM Machine Learning for z/OS: Technical Deep Dive and Use Cases Samantha Buhler Analytics, Machine Learning and Cognitive Computing
4:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m. Machine Learning Insights: The Cross Silo Enabler Lowell Higley Analytics, Machine Learning and Cognitive Computing


Thursday, March 15

Time Session Title Speaker(s) Track(s)
8:30 a.m.–9:30 a.m. Docker and IBM Z Martin Schwidefsky Linux & VM, Virtualization
10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m. z14 Crypto Update Eysha Shirrine Powers Security and Compliance, Security in the Enterprise
11:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m. HyperSpeed for Enterprise Data - Low Latency Storage for IBM Z Nick Clayton Storage, z/OS Systems Programming, Performance/Capacity Planning
1:45 p.m.–2:45 p.m. Pervasive Encryption Demo: Loading Master Keys Using ICSF Eysha Shirrine Powers Security and Compliance, Security in the Enterprise
3:15 p.m.–4:15 p.m. Python, Anaconda, and Open Data Science on z/OS Joe Bostian Software Architecture, New and Innovative Workloads for z Systems
4:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m. Using Python on Z (an introduction into Big Data on Big Iron) Joe Bostian Application Development, Software Architecture, New and Innovative Workloads for z Systems


Friday, March 16

Time Session Title Speaker(s) Track(s)
8:30 a.m.–9:30 a.m. Top Ten Mainframe Trends You Probably Don't Understand Glenn Anderson z/OS Systems Programming, Cloud as a Disruptive Technology, New and Innovative Workloads for z Systems, DevOps in the Enterprise
10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m. So the Data Scientist Has Access to Data on z/OS, Now What?  Jamar Smith Analytics, Machine Learning and Cognitive Computing, Software Architecture
11:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m. Getting Started Using Analytics Tools to Analyze Db2 Performance, the Spreadsheet and Beyond Robert D. Andresen DB2, Performance/Capacity Planning