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IMS RUGs Host Presentation - IMS UG NYC Sept 2013.pdf

  1. 1. © 2013 IBM Corporation Worldwide User Groups 2013 IMS Regional User Groups New York City, September 26, 2013 Suzanna Khatchatrian IMS RUG Advocate for New York City IBM Silicon Valley Lab
  2. 2. © 2013 IBM Corporation Today’s Agenda • Welcome and Introductions, Suzanna Khatchatrian • IMS v 13 overview, Suzie Wendler • Break • IMS Modernization & Integration strategy & solutions, Shyh-Mei Ho • Java Development for IMS DB Best Practices, Richard Tran • Lunch • IMS Connect /OTMA updates and IMS TCP/IP security, Suzie Wendler and Shyh-Mei Ho • IMS and DB2 backup and recovery , Ron Bisceglia
  3. 3. © 2013 IBM Corporation Notice to Employees and Representatives from GOE Entities • At this IBM function, IBM is providing breakfast and lunch meals and/or promotional items and considers this a normal business courtesy. U.S. Federal government regulations and some state or local government agencies do not permit their employees to accept food or refreshments from contractors doing business with them. • IBM provides this notice to assist you in ensuring that your acceptance of the amenities is in compliance with your employer’s internal policies. If your receipt of the amenities during your attendance and participation in the event presents an issue, please advise IBM, and plan for alternate meal options. 3
  4. 4. © 2013 IBM Corporation IBM IMS 100,000 reasons to move to IMS 13 Still delivering the highest levels of performance, availability security, and scalability in the industry. #IBM_IMS IMS 13 Speed: Record-setting benchmark IMS 13 achieves 117,292 transactions per second
  5. 5. © 2013 IBM Corporation Introducing: IMS Database Value Unit Edition • The same high-speed, highly available IMS data server at a one-time charge price • Provides competitive advantage to IMS data sharing clients requiring additional cost-effective access to IMS data for net new workload. • Expressly for net new applications or workloads in Java or SQL only, through IMS Open Database, from applications on WebSphere Application Server on z/OS • Adds new customized capabilities addressing business growth based on key business initiatives including services-oriented architecture (SOA), enterprise and mobile access strategy, and operational business intelligence (BI). • Leverages the unique industry-leading performance and workload management capabilities of IMS. • Value Unit Edition BRAND NEW!
  6. 6. © 2013 IBM Corporation Upcoming Conferences featuring IMS IBM Information on Demand November 3 - 8 Las Vegas, NV GUIDE SHARE EUROPE October 23 - 24 Konigstein, Germany IBM Enterprise Systems October 21 - 25 Orlando, FL IMS Symposium, EMEA/Germany Konigstein, Germany March 2014
  7. 7. © 2013 IBM Corporation IMS Sessions @ IOD 2013 IMS Disaster Recovery Overview Improving IMS Performance via Dynamic Tuning of Buffer Pools and Subpools IMS as a Viable Cloud Platform? An Evaluation of the Challenges and Opportunities Your Big Data solution is not complete without IMS on System z Orienteering through your Multi-Platform Enterprise: Java Development on System z Best Practices 45 Years Strong: IMS Introduces Its Most Innovative Release Does your Big Data need maintenance? Automatic Database Reorganizations and Performance Tuning is Here Worlds Together: IMS and .NET IMS: The Original No SQL Big Data Engine IMS in a Sysplex Environment: Challenges and Solutions Managing Databases more effectively using IMS Database Solution Pack IMS 13 Transaction Manager: Simpler Operations in an Open Environment IMS 13 System: Easier Management with Increased Reliability IMS 13 DB and DBRC: Greater Resiliency for your Data Up and Running on IMS in Record Time! Increase ROI by Expanding the Life of your IMS applications for Another 45 years! Standard access to IMS data assets from COBOL using SQL 7 Customer Advisory Council Meeting Customer Appreciation Dinner Certification Exams – the first is free!
  8. 8. © 2013 IBM Corporation IMS Customer Sessions @ IOD 2013 Transamerica: Dynamic Change Management in IMS, Simplified to Deliver Higher Availability State of Arizona: Upgrading to IMS 12 from IMS 10: Lessons learned State of Arizona: IMS has a catalog: Did you get the memo? China Construction Bank: Achieving Consistent Microsecond Response Time in High Volume, High Growth Enterprise Databases IMS 13 QPP Experience at Volvo IT Sun Life Financial: Leveraging IMS - From 3270 to Mobile at Sun Life Financial Wellpoint: How a Company in the Healthcare Industry was able to Improve Access to Data through Cloning Scotiabank Leverages DataPower to Expand IMS Callout Capabilities 8
  9. 9. © 2013 IBM Corporation 9 IMS Business Value Assessment Roadmap Help clients identify ways to get more out of their IMS investment. •A proactive assessment •Provides tactical and strategic recommendations to: – Increase benefits – Lower costs – Improve processing efficiencies for IMS applications IBM or BP Services for Deployment Supported by Subject Matter Experts from Development Lab Joint Proof Of Concept Client Implementation IMS Value Assessment? Project Kickoff Call Data Consolidation and Technical Assessment Generate Recommendations and develop workshop materials Deliver Recommendations Proposal for next steps. IBM Client team follow-up Discovery Workshop Contact Laura Hunsinger,, for details
  10. 10. © 2013 IBM Corporation 10 “ every subject was successfully covered by the most appropriate expert. While I was there at SVL, the program was flexible enough so we could address certain topics which I personally identified, that would benefit me at my home location...” Reserve your spot early to work with our team at Silicon Valley Lab in San Jose, California 2014 Customized education sessions offered to fit your business needs Program length varies depending on the sessions you and your team chooses Should have at least 1-2 years of IMS experience Contact Tori Gonzalez for more information IMS Customer Internship Program – 2014 planning “ a unique experience, where I was given the opportunity to meet with the IMS developers and testers at the IBM Lab, and work side by side with them It's incredible to meet people whose work is known worldwide.”
  11. 11. © 2013 IBM Corporation IMS ISV Community
  12. 12. © 2013 IBM Corporation Are you getting the most from your IMS investment? IMS is the GOLD Standard for: Availability Performance Dependability IMS makes modernizing easy and affordable Support for IMS 10 ended on November 12, 2012 We Can Help! •Version-to-Version Migrations •Health Checks •SOA Pilots •Capacity Planning •Shared Queues, Data Sharing, Sysplex •….and much more! Contact Visit us @
  13. 13. © 2013 IBM Corporation IBM Knowledge Center Overview - IBM Knowledge Center is a “one- stop shop” on for IBM technical information and resources. It will replace multiple sources of information across IBM products. Initially... Knowledge Center will combine all of our existing information centers into a single website that provides an improved, filterable search capability and a brand-new user experience. Over time IBM Knowledge Center will be the basis for a fusion of a wide variety of sources including information centers, wikis, developerWorks, Support, Redbooks, PartnerWorld, and more. 13 Have questions? Interested in early testing? Contact David Hanson from the IMS Information Development team: Coming soon!
  14. 14. © 2013 IBM Corporation IMS 12 - Extras
  15. 15. © 2013 IBM Corporation • Historically internal IBM FITS tool - Used to manage/track customer requirements, customers do not have direct access to their requirements • Going forward via Request For Enhancements (RFE) online portal - Customers can directly manage/track their requirements – greater accessibility - Plus access and ability to vote/comment/watch other public requirements - Visibility default to public for new RFE RFE already used by Rational, Tivoli, WebSphere, DB2 for z/OS , DB2 Tools and IMS Tools Requirements Management
  16. 16. © 2013 IBM Corporation Request For Enhancement (RFE) What is it? • Tool to submit enhancements • Replacement for FITS • Clients can directly enter requirements into RFE (as well as Sales, Technical Reps) When can I use it? • Now What happens to my FITS requirements? • Select requirements in FITS have been migrated to RFE How do I use it? • Very simple – Get an IBM ID and Tutorials are available at YouTube YouTube videos:
  17. 17. © 2013 IBM Corporation IMS social Community!
  18. 18. © 2013 IBM Corporation 18 1968 Celebrating IMS’s 45th Anniversary! IMS Runs the World 2013
  19. 19. © 2013 IBM Corporation Celebrating IMS’s 45th Anniversary Worldwide • Download & Print! • Snap Photos! • Share! 19 Interested in participating?
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  21. 21. © 2013 IBM Corporation Questions?