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VSE Germany_Leipzig
10th European GSE / IBM Technical University for z/VSE, z/VM, KVM and Linux on IBM z Systems |  October 24th – 26th |  The Westin Hotel, Leipzig, Germany

Visit us at Stand #4 in the expo hall to learn more about mainframe modernization and application development with no additional coding required.

Join GT Software for a presentation during this conference:

Learn How to Maximize the Value of the Mainframe (zVSE/z Systems) Using SOAP and REST
Monday, October 24th at 1:30 PM in GS04 at The Westin Hotel

Featuring: Wilson Rains, Vice President of International Sales, GT Software

This presentation focuses on how mainframe integration and Web services best practices can drive maximum value from your existing mainframe investments, while cutting costs. Wilson Rains will stress why having choices for how services are developed, from what can be included, to how the services are called, and where the services are run, are critical to maximize investments while containing costs. Discover how to drive more value from existing mainframe investments without recoding or reworking existing applications. Rains will also explore ways to leverage Linux on z and specialty engines to control MIPS and cut costs.


IBM World of Watson 2016 |  October 24th – 27th |  Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, Nevada


Join GT Software for an engagement session during this conference:

The World of Watson and the Mainframe: Yes, It’s Possible!
Wednesday, October 26th at 10:30 am at the Watson Theatre in the Expo Hall
Featuring: Dusty Rivers, Director of z Systems Software: IMS & CICS, GT Software

At this conference you will hear about Watson and the future of computing. But, how do such innovative, cutting-edge advances such as the Internet of Things, Business Intelligence, Business Analytics, cloud and cognitive computing relate to the IBM Systems z mainframe? In this session, you will discover how to keep the mainframe as an integral part of your strategy around these new initiatives. With the right solution, you can integrate your existing mainframe systems and your new initiatives without any changes to your existing code!. Yes, it is possible!

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


2016 Webinars

Webinar Presentation Co-Sponsored with SHARE, Inc.
Make the Mainframe Great Again: Vote for Innovation and Modernization
Thursday, November 3rd at 1 PM EDT

Featured Speaker:
Dusty Rivers, Director, z Systems Software: IMS & CICS, GT Software

With new initiatives around mobile, Big Data, Business Intelligence, cloud, application development, cognitive, social and more, it’s enough to make your head spin. But, if you are living in the mainframe world, what does that mean for you and your organization? Too many new development initiatives are slowed or sidelined when accessing data from the mainframe enters the equation. Why waste time and money writing custom code when modernization is just a few mouse clicks away?

Join GT Software’s Dusty Rivers and hear new real life examples of how GT Software’s customers have built mobile and Web applications on top of mainframe systems, without any additional coding required. With the right solutions, you too can make the mainframe great again.

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Webinar Presentation Co-Sponsored with IBMibm-and-gt-software-logos
Application Transformation: Leverage UrbanCode for Faster Agility
Thursday, November 10th at 2 PM EDT

Featured Speakers:
Laurel Dickson-Bull, Product Manager – Application Release Automation, UrbanCode Deploy, IBM
Dusty Rivers, Director of z Systems Software: IMS & CICS, GT Software

In today’s fast paced business world it’s all about agility and speed. To stay competitive, organizations must leverage existing assets while creating new applications for success. But, what does this all mean for you if your organization relies on the mainframe? Join IBM and GT Software for an upcoming webinar and discover how IBM’s UrbanCode and GT Software’s Ivory solutions makes application development and deployment easier, faster and better.

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