Will Yates

  • S104 - CICS TS 5.6, Overview

    CICS Sessions: Room K second floor

    Session Evaluation

    CICS Transaction Server V5 provides a world class mixed-language application server for enterprise computing's a bold statement but what is the underlying capability that is delivering this value? Come to this session and learn how you can realize performance improvements, utilize the WebSphere Liberty Server, extend CICS applications to mobile devices, run more in less regions and deploy so much faster and exploit tools to simplify and optimize your investment. You will be annoyed if you miss this overview of what CICS and CICS Tools now delivers.

  • S106 - Completing the Picture - Hybrid Cloud to CICS

    CICS Sessions: Room K second floor

    Session Evaluation

    When you think of a modern, hybrid architectures you're likely picturing a mix of linux based technologies such as docker and Kubernetes running on a variety of cloud providers and racks of x86 or Power servers in your datacenter. But with many of the worlds biggest and most successful businesses, still relying on IBM z for their core compute power day-in day-out, the missing piece of the puzzle has been the zOS native data and applications. Whether you're looking to address the skills barriers, build heterogeneous DevOps pipelines or simply bear able to treat your zOS applications as 'just another runtime', Join us for a sneak peak of the future DevOps tooling and containers support which complete the picture and remove the technology and skills barriers to allow EVERYONE to take advantage of a truly hybrid architecture!
    Think of a modern, hybrid architectures you're likely picturing a mix of linux based technologies such as docker & Kubernetes running on a variety of cloud providers & racks of x86 or Power servers in your datacenter. But with many of the worlds biggest and most successful businesses, still relying on IBM z for their core compute power daily, the missing piece of the puzzle has been the zOS native data & apps. Whether you're looking to address skills barriers, build heterogeneous DevOps pipelines or simply treat your zOS applications as 'just another runtime', Join us for a sneak peak of the future DevOps tooling and containers support which complete the picture of a hybrid architecture.

  • S109 - Modern Languages in CICS

    CICS Sessions: Room K second floor

    Session Evaluation

    JavaScript is the most popular language for authoring dynamic and interactive content in web browsers, and the Node.js runtime allows developers to use JavaScript in a server environment. This session explores and demonstrates how CICS is adding support for Node.js applications and how it interacts with your mainframe applications and data.wi

     

  • Will Yates