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IMS emeeting RUG on December 9th, 2015. Host Presentation with Robin Hoyt.

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  1. 1. © 2015 IBM Corporation IMS Regional User Groups Emeeting, December 9, 2015 Robin Hoyt Lawrence/Maida Snapper/Vikram Manchala IMS RUG Advocates – Jacksonville/Pittsburgh/Washington eMeetings IBM Silicon Valley Lab
  2. 2. © 2015 IBM Corporation Meet your IMS Regional User Group advocates – North America Advocate Location Rick Engel Bloomington/Springfield, IL Linda Weed Charlotte, NC John Butterweck Dallas, TX Nancy Stein Detroit, MI / Columbus, OH Robin Lawrence Jacksonville, FL eMeeting Jerry Silva Minneapolis, MN Poonam Chitale New York, NY / Philadelphia, PA Yuhui Li Omaha, NE Maida Snapper Pittsburgh, PA eMeeting Jeffery Pearce Phoenix, AZ / Fort Lauderdale, FL Dwayne Richardson San Ramon, CA Evgueni Liakhovich Seattle, WA / Victoria, BC / Vancouver, BC Suling Li Southern CA, eMeeting / Glendale, CA Sandy Sherrill Toronto/Montreal, Canada Vikram Manchala Washington, DC eMeeting
  3. 3. © 2015 IBM Corporation Advocate Location Carlos Alvarado / Joy Hwang Sao Paulo, Brazil Geoff Nicholls Singapore Jouko Jantti Stockholm, Sweden / Oslo, Norway / Helsinki, Finland Robert Hain Sydney / Melbourne, Australia Maki Matsuo Tokyo, Japan Tori Gonzalez IMS RUG Program Coordinator – all regions Meet your IMS Regional User Group advocates Latin America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific To get connected with an IMS RUG advocate, send your request to
  4. 4. © 2015 IBM Corporation Today’s Agenda – eMeeting RUG • Welcome and Introductions • IMS V14 Overview: Greg Vance • Break 1 • IMS Explorer for Development Overview and Demo: William Li • Break 2 • IMS and the IBM DB2 Analytics Accelerator: Deepak Kohli • Q&A / Survey / Close Meeting
  5. 5. © 2015 IBM Corporation IMS hits the road – Q1 2016 IMS @ InterConnect February 21 – 25 Las Vegas, NV IBM IMS Technical Symposium March 7 – 10, 2016 Wiesbaden, Germany • Worldwide IMS Event! • 50 + technical IMS and IMS Tools sessions • Hands on Labs, Demos, CAC • February 28 – March 4, 2016 San Antonio, TX • Special Sunday Super Session! • 17 technical IMS and IMS Tools sessions • Hands on Labs and Demos • • Multiple sessions on IMS and Tools • IMS Mobile, IMS in the Cloud • Hands on Labs and Demos •
  6. 6. © 2015 IBM Corporation IMS Wildfire Workshop 2016 The zGrowth team will offer a valuable “no-charge” 2 day workshop focusing on: IMS V14 product enhancement Stay tuned for dates and an event location near you.
  7. 7. © 2015 IBM Corporation We have many IMS and IMS Tools Teleconferences on Replay • IBM IMS Solutions: Sharpen Your Competitive Edge – IMS 14! • IMS Tools – The Next Generation • IMS on IBM System z: Optimized for Mobile! • Mix it up: How your enterprise assets fit perfectly with IBM Bluemix • Take Control of Your IMS Environment • Do you Have Critical IMS Data? We can Show You How to Take Care of it • IMS Catalog: Everything you ever wanted to know but were afraid to ask 7
  8. 8. © 2015 IBM Corporation8 IMS Business Value Assessment Workshop 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 For more details, send your request to Still a no-chargeworkshop!
  9. 9. © 2015 IBM Corporation 9 IMS Customer Advisory Council • Monthly e-Meetings third Thursday at 7:30 *AM* (PST) • Face-to-face Meetings twice yearly at: IBM Insight and IMS Technical Symposium Conferences •Networking opportunities with peer IMS experts worldwide •Influence the strategic product direction of IMS! For more details, send your request to
  10. 10. © 2015 IBM Corporation 10 “I enjoyed these talks and discussions very much and learned a lot...” IMS Customer Internship Program – 2016 “Definitely useful for our daily DBA task especially when we face with a concept that we went through during internship. We recheck the documents and critical information and see how it is applied to our system.” • Now planning for the April 2016 internship • Sessions held in San Jose, California • Let us hear your topic suggestions! For more details, send your request to
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  13. 13. © 2015 IBM Corporation IMS Social Community! 13
  14. 14. © 2015 IBM Corporation New IMS Videos Available! 14 Explore the ReThinkIMS YouTube channel for demos, tutorials, and more!
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