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6 Reasons you don’t want to miss IBM Z Day 2021!

By SUDHARSANA SRINIVASAN posted Thu July 29, 2021 05:49 PM



Did you know?  From breakthrough start-ups to two-thirds of the Fortune 100 companies, mainframes flawlessly handle huge volumes of transactions every day that fuel a breadth of industries such as banking, insurance, healthcare, airlines and government agencies and drive the global acceleration of digital transformation and community innovation.


Want to learn more about this amazing platform that silently, reliably, securely runs the world's economy? Well, you're in luck – our signature event IBM Z Day 2021 is happening on Sept 15! You don't want to miss this opportunity to learn best practices and hear about the latest technology advances, discuss hot topics, draw technical insights from industry experts, engage in hands-on demos, and network with a diverse global community passionate about mainframe innovation.


Whether you're already part of the vibrant and diverse global IBM Z and LinuxONE community or new to the platform, there is something for everyone, with rich content designed for all levels from new developers to seasoned IT professionals, students, academia and life-long learners.  


What is IBM Z Day?

IBM Z Day is a FREE 1-day virtual conference for anyone and everyone! Our lineup of global thought leaders will highlight industry trends and innovation and demonstrate how IBM Z is reliably running the world - always open | on | secure.


Last year's IBM Z Day was a record-breaking event, with over 12,000 registrants from 96 countries. Tune in on September 15th 2021 for an expanded digital learning experience featuring five content rich tracks including a 24-hour Global Student Meetup to advance skills through hands-on learning and an all-new Application Modernization Z track unleashing the power of IBM Z, reliably running the world, always open | on | secure


Why IBM Z Day?

6 reasons you won't want to miss IBM Z Day

  • Engage with 100+ thought leaders & subject matter experts across 5 tracks who share their expertise and first-hand knowledge, with live Q&A after each session
  • Learn how IBM Z is embracing open technologies, fueling digital transformation and designed to operate at the core of the hybrid multi-cloud world
  • Get free in-depth training on everything IBM Z & LinuxONE – industry-leading security, open source capable, always available platform
  • Hear from IBM clients & startups who are innovating & disrupting the digital era with IBM Z
  • Connect with local IBM Z communities and the global IBM Z and LinuxONE community
  • Students!! Register for IBM Z Day and join the IBM Z Global Student Hub and we will double the donation to the United Nations World Food Programme Share the Meal to fight hunger – your participation in the event and engagement with the community  will feed two children for a day!


IBM Z Day for Social Good

IBM Z Day visionary keynotes 

  • Ross Mauri, GM, IBM Z and LinuxONE
  • Barry Baker, VP Product Management, IBM Z and LinuxONE
  • Willie Tejada, GM ISV/Build Ecosystem and Chief Developer Advocate, IBM Cloud and Cognitive
  • Marius Ciortea, Chief Community Officer, IBM Cloud and Cognitive
  • Meredith Stowell, VP, IBM Z Ecosystem


Join us for yet another record-setting event and be part of the rich and vibrant IBM Z and LinuxONE Community!


Register today:

Look forward to seeing you there!

Yours Truly,

Chief Advocate of Z

1 comment


Tue September 14, 2021 01:53 AM

Looks like it will be a great evet. Looking forward!