The Venetian, Las Vegas, NV April 27 -May 1
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IBM System z - There is a lot going on at Impact 2014!

Did you know that IBM System z clients are:

The curriculum, events, and activities at Impact 2014 are designed to meet the needs of all attendees, regardless of role or experience level. Whether you are a CxO level executive, a Line of Business Manager, an Enterprise Architect, an experienced z/OS Sysprog, or a fresh into the workforce mobile developer, System z has something for you at Impact 2014! The System z virtual track will weave it's way through Cloud, Mobile Enterprise, Business & Technology, Smarter Process, Integration, and Application Infrastructure tracks and sub-tracks. Be sure to check the agenda builder for z related sessions, and come ready to dive deep or just dip your toe in and see what's going on with System z at Impact 2014!

IBM Mainframe50 - Making the extraordinary possible with System z

2014 marks a significant milestone in the evolution of a technology that has transformed the world as we know it. The mainframe continues to be at the forefront of business and technology innovation, and System z provides new ways to tackle challenges never before thought possible. Don’t miss the dedicated System z area in the EXPO center, key business and technology sessions, and other activities planned for Impact 2014. Check out the video on IBM Mainframe50 (YouTube, 00:01:48).

System z sessions and hands-on labs

Impact 2014 will offer a full agenda of sessions on System z topics, including many featuring IBM clients, business partners and analysts. These sessions address key opportunities and challenges for today’s mainframe environments, and the latest technology solutions for meeting them, including CICS, WebSphere MQ for z/OS, WebSphere Application Server for z/OS, IBM Operational Decision Manager for z/OS, Problem Determination Tools, and others.

System z Software Solutions Suite

The System z technical team is again hosting its System z Software Solutions Suite to give presentations and conduct demonstrations that showcase the latest solutions from WebSphere, CICS, CICS Tools, Problem Determination Tools, Rational and more. Visit the suites to get a more technical deep dive into key products on System z.

System z Zone in the EXPO Center

Be sure to visit the z Zone in the EXPO Center to talk with product experts, take in a demo, or explore the solutions at your own pace on the touch screens.

System z Reception

Don't miss the special reception exclusively for System z friends and customers hosted by Phil Weintraub, IBM Vice President, North America, System z Software Sales. This is the time and place to meet with System z experts and network with other customers.