The Historical and Human Context of IBM Mainframes Webinar

When:  Aug 10, 2022 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM (ET)

"Oh the humanity!" - possibly the most famous cry of despair at something (the Hindenburg) crashing and burning. Twenty-seven years later, our shared humanity produced a technological context and ecosystem that has become essential to our future.
This webinar, based in part on the text book "Introduction to Enterprise Systems" available at, discusses the realization of the enterprise computing platform that changed everything in historical, technical, timeline, and human context.

Key Speakers

Reg Harbeck, MA - Chief Strategist
Reg Harbeck, MA, is the first IBM Z Champion in Canada. He has been working in IT and mainframes for over 35 years, writing, presenting, teaching, and working on security, systems, applications, networks, automation, performance, and more.