The countdown is on! IDUG EMEA 2018 is just around the corner and it is set to be a great event. With so many fantastic speakers this year it’s going to be tough to plan your diary so we thought we would pull out a few highlights from the agenda which we think look particularly interesting:
DevOps and Agile are hot topics this year and you’ve got a few choices of presentations:
Monday Afternoon – Cloudy with a Chance of DevOps – A Survival Guide Julian Stuhler, Triton Consulting
Tuesday Afternoon – Agile DB2 Deployment with Docker, Kubernetes and REST Mark Murnane, IBM
Wednesday Morning – Docker and DB2: Recipes for Uncontained Success Ian Bjorhovde, DataProxy LLC
“I’m really excited about IDUG EMEA this year. The venue is fantastic and we have such a great line-up of speakers from users to IBM experts, long-time IDUG speakers and first-time attendees. I think this could be our best event yet!” Iqbal Goralwalla, IDUG Board of Directors Vice President / EMEA CPC Liaison & Emerging Technologies and Triton Head of Midrange Services
IBM expert talks are always popular so make sure you grab a seat early for these three fascinating talks:
Monday Morning – DB2: Latest from the Lab and look into the Future Keri Romanufa, IBM
Monday Afternoon – Developer Services for the Next Generation of DB2 z Developers Patrick Bossman, IBM
Tuesday Afternoon – Build a Slack or Facebook Messenger Interface to DB2 Henrik Loeser, IBM
User stories are a great way to hear experiences and learnings from industry peers:
Tuesday Afternoon – Modernizing the Mainframe – Making DB2 z/OS Agile Paul Whitmarsh, Lloyds Banking Group Co-Speaker: Paul Stoker (Triton)
There will also be three expert panels on DB2 for z/OS, DB2 for LUW and application development which take place on Wednesday. Triton Director Julian Stuhler will be answering your DB2 for z/OS questions from 13:40 and Iqbal Goralwalla will be join the LUW expert panel from 14:50. You can submit your z/OS and LUW questions to the panel in advance.
Join us in Malta on 4th – 8th November to experience the latest in DB2 technologies, networking opportunities and technical content. There’s still time to benefit from the Early Bird rate with the Discount Code (EARLYEMEA18) but be quick because you only have until 24th September! Book your place today.