SHARE New to z Systems Program | August 10-12, 2015 | Held in Conjunction with SHARE in Orlando

AGENDA*

Sunday, August 9
SHARE in Orlando
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. 60th Anniversary Opening Reception
Southern Hemisphere I & II
Monday, August 10
SHARE in Orlando
8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. IBM Systems: Future Made for Digital Transformation
Tom Rosamilia, Senior Vice President, IBM Corporation
Southern Hemisphere I & II
New to z Systems: Welcome
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Program Opening (Introductions, Overview)
z Focus: Hardware
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Introduction to Hardware

Parts of the Central Processing Complex

  • Batteries and Power Supplies
  • Support Elements
  • Cooling
  • Processors
  • Memory
  • I/O
Disk Subsystems
Host Management Console
IOCP and LPARs
Intro to Virtualization
Plexiglas Mainframe Field Trip
SHARE Technology Exchange Expo
Atlantic Hall C
SHARE in Orlando
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Welcome (to the Swamp) Reception
SHARE Technology Exchange Expo
Atlantic Hall C
Tuesday, August 11
SHARE in Orlando
8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. National Security: Looking Back to Look Forward
Joseph W. Lambert, Director Information Management Services, Central Intellegence Agency
Southern Hemisphere I & II
z Focus: Operating Systems
9:45 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Not All Computers Are Created Equal

  • Pfister's Diagram: Overview on differences between systems
  • Focus on the z Mentality: Reliability / Availability / Security
  • Every Byte is Sacred
  • The World According to Cards

z/OS: $%&* Starting to Get Real!

  • Address Spaces
  • Tasks
  • Storage Keys
  • Data Models: ISAM / QSAM / VSAM / PDS
  • A Bit About JES + JCL
  • Workload Management
  • Securely Sharing Memory
  • Parallel Sysplex
  • GDPS
  • Introduction to Transaction Management and CICS / IMS / DB2

Modern Uses: This Will Blow You Away!

  • Cloud Implementation on z/VM
  • Cloud Services and z/OS
z Focus: Networking
3:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Network Communications — The Big Picture

  • TCP/IP Protocol
    • IPv4
    • IPv6
  • SNA Protocol
    • Subarea, APPN, HPF and EE SNA Protocol
  • Application Programming Interfaces
    • Sockets
    • RAPI/APPC
  • Network Connectivity
    • TCP/IP
    • OSA-Express and QDIO
    • HiperSockets
    • SMC-R (RoCE)
  • SNA
    • EE
    • MPC+
  • High Availability
    • Dynamic VIPA
    • Sysplex Distributor
    • Generic Resources
  • Network Security
    • TLS
    • IPSec
    • IDS
  • Network Applications
    • FTP
    • TN3270
    • Others (HTTP Servers, Mail, SNMP)
  • Linux on z
  • z/VM
  • zVSE
  • Demo: Network Configuration with z/SOSMF [Recorded]
SHARE in Orlando
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Polynesian Paradise
SHARE Technology Exchange Expo
Atlantic Hall C
Wednesday, August 12
z Focus: Middleware
9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

What is Middleware?
CAMSS on z Systems

Tansaction Systems

  • WebSphere Application Server
  • CICS Transaction Server
  • IMS Transaction Manager

Database Systems

  • DB2
  • IMS
  • Others (MongoDB, Hadoop, etc.)

Operational Analytics

  • ODM
    • Business Rules
    • Event Processing
  • DB2 Analytics Accelerator
  • Cognos

Messaging

  • MQ
  • IBM Integration Server
Security
SHARE in Orlando
1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. "Taste of SHARE" Technical Session
Locations Vary
New to z Systems: Farewell
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Program Closing

 *Agenda subject to change. All events to take place in Oceanic VI of the Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel unless otherwise noted.