In this session, the speaker will introduce the latest updates to Parallel Sysplex including the latest hardware and coupling link technology, Coupling Facility Control Code (CFCC), z/OS, and Server Time Protocol (STP) enhancements. The session will describe the sysplex related items in z/OS V2R4 and z/OS V2R3 as well as the IBM z14. From availability and systems management to technology exploiters and timing accuracy, this session will highlight the features and capabilities of the Parallel Sysplex Technology that can be leveraged to enable your sysplex environment to meet your business needs.
Stream: Large Systems
Time: 13:45 - 14:45
Steve is a Senior Technical Staff Member working at the IBM Poughkeepsie, NY USA laboratory as a z/OS Client Architect, helping IBM Z clients modernize their workloads and processes,as well as enabling z/OS to be a cloud-centric platform. He is also the creator of the z/OS BCPii and z/OS Client Web Enablement Toolkit z/OS components and still acts as an advocate for both. Steve is a seasoned presenter, and frequently presents at conferences around the world about a variety of topics related to z/OS.