IBM Z Modernization Day – Cambridge, MA

  • March 1, 2018
    8:30 AM - 4:00 PM




This new and updated event will focus on the latest IBM Z Modernization technology solutions. We will talk about the new IBM Cloud Private offering and how it can help you take your applications and business to the next level. This one-day event will feature an overview of IBM’s Z Modernization Framework followed by deeper dive sessions with subject matter experts. Our goal is to arm you with the tools and knowledge to move your applications and organizations into the agile era.



Shalawn King

Scott Simons



Time Session
08:30 AM Continental Breakfast & Networking
09:00 AM Welcome and Kickoff
09:05 AM Executive Opening Speaker
Scott Arnold, IBM Business Unit Executive,
NA IBM Z Software Sales
09:15 AM Spotlight on Modernization
Scott Simons, IBM Z Systems Workload Transformation Team
10:10 AM Break
10:25 AM IBM Cloud Private (ICp)
Bruce Gilkes, IBM WSC Team, ICp and LinuxONE
11:15 PM Lunch
12:15 PM Database-as-a-Service
Robert Catterall, IBM Senior Consulting DB2 for z/OS Specialist
01:05 PM IBM Z in an API Economy
Kenishia Callaway, IBM Z Systems Technical Specialist
01:55 PM Networking Break Time
03:10 PM The Future of Java Batch
Don Bagwell, IBM WSC Team, WAS and Java on z/OS
04:00 PM Ajourn

Room Location:
Floor 3, Room 3151



1 Rodgers St, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 02142, United States