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CMG imPACt 2017
Novermber 6-9, 2017
Loews New Orleans Hotel
New Orleans, LA

From November 6-9, GT Software will be heading off to New Orleans for the Computer Measurement Group’s 43rd Annual imPACt 2017 Conference. This three day event will showcase 80+ presentations on performance, capacity cloud, IoT, and security. Speakers at the conference include professors, performance engineers, the leader of the Performance and Operating Systems group for Netflix, and GT Software’s very own CTO, Jeff Andrews. As an event partner, GT Software will also have an exhibitor booth on site to showcase our offerings and provide attendants with a deeper insight into our products, as well as our company as a whole.




CoHEsion Summit 2017
October 3-5, 2017
Hyatt Regency Baltimore Inner Harbor
Baltimore, MD

October 3-5 GT Software will be attending the CoHEsion Summit in Baltimore. CoHEsion is a membership organization for the community that uses and supports Banner by Ellucian and related software for higher education. This conference is a wonderful opportunity for GT Software to showcase their offerings to the higher education software experts around the country. Additionally, GT software will have an exhibitor booth on site in order to educate attendees on our different products and on our company.



SHARE® San Jose
March 5–10, 2017
San Jose McEnery Convention Center
San Jose, CA

Visit us at Booth #326 in the expo hall to learn about our cutting-edge mainframe data access solutions using robust APIs.

SHARE® San Jose is the best place to get up to speed on the hottest enterprise IT topics, featuring 500+ technical education sessions and two SHARE Academy classes (z/OS Bug Busterz, IMS Immersion). Join us this winter for top-notch networking, education and innovation. Learn more and register at .

Join us for Two Technical Sessions at SHARE:

Bringing the API Economy to CICS – How Are Real Life Customers Doing It?
Tuesday, March 7th at 11:15 am in Room 210F

GT Software’s Senior Solutions Engineer Glenn Schneck will share a real-life GT Software customer case story about an innovative American insurance company and how they are modernizing CICS apps. By leveraging existing System z investments, Schneck has helped this insurance provider succeed by building robust customer facing apps and web portals in addition to building updated tools for internal staff to be more productive.

IMS Goes Mobile at American Airlines: Sophisticated Mainframe Orchestration for Mobility Takes Flight
Thursday, March 9th at 8:30 am in Room 114

During this session , American Airlines’ Manager of Application Development, Justin Kerchal and Sr. .NET Developer, Dave Espe will describe how easy it was for the airline to streamline the process of maintaining their aircraft fleet via a robust mobile application. With this new application, maintenance technicians can now process work orders and access inventory at the point-of-service via a tablet. In order to build this application, created services to access IMS mainframe data as APIs, without any additional coding required.

Ellucian LiveEllucian Live 2017
March 19-22, 2017
Orange County Convention Center
Orlando, FL

Visit us at Booth #839 in the expo hall and discover how to eliminate COBOL runtime fees for Banner applications to avoid license verification audits.

Ellucian Live provides a unique opportunity to engage with one of the largest global communities in the industry—a visionary community dedicated to creating solutions that revolutionize the educational experience. Ellucian Live brings more than 8,400 attendees from 1,300 higher education institutions around the world to discuss the changing landscape of technology and the role it plays in higher education.

Past Events

IBM PartnerWorld Leadership Conference
February 15-18, 2016 in Orlando, Florida

IBM InterConnect
February 21-25, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada

SHARE in San Antonio
February 28-March 4, 2016 in San Antonio, Texas

IBM IMS Technical Symposium
March 7-10, 2016 in Wiesbaden, Germany

Red Hat Partner Conference
April 4-6, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana

IBM z Systems Technology Summit – Columbus
April 5, 2016 in Columbus, Ohio

IBM z Systems Technology Summit – San Francisco
April 19, 2016 in San Francisco, California

Alabama DB2 Users Group
April 26, 2016 in Hoover, Alabama

IBM z Systems Technology Summit – Chicago
April 28, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois

IBM z Systems Technology Summit – Toronto
May 10, 2016 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

IBM z Systems Technology Summit – Dallas
May 24, 2016 in Dallas, Texas

Red Hat Summit
June 27-30, 2016 in San Francisco, California

SHARE in Atlanta 
July 31-August 5, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia

10th European GSE/IBM Technical University for z/VSE, z/VM, KVM and Linux on IBM z Systems
October 24-26, 2016 in Leipzig, Germany

IBM World of Watson
October 24-27, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada


2016 Webinars

Using Non Disruptive Tools to Help Extend the Capabilities of your Mainframe Investment

Friday, January 20th at 11 am ET
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Why not make 2017 the year that you get the most out of your z/OS investment and qualify to enter the raffle for a Hawaiian shirt from Trident Services?

Join Trident Services and GT Software for an upcoming webinar to discover how you can bring cost savings, performance enhancements, and innovation to mainframe performance and system management.

Trident Services’ z/OSEM provides one easy solution for total system management for z/OS. This tool is the only solution that can reduce z/OS software costs (both ISV and MCL) through step level routing.

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GT Software is a distributor of Legacy zXP which can help IMS users increase the mainframe’s performance and reduce costs associated with the zSeries platform.