Four Hundred Monitor, May 18
May 18, 2022
This week we meet IBM President and CEO Arvind Krishna holding press conferences on a variety of topics and remaining optimistic about the future. It is a pleasure to see him take an active role in the tech community and you can find links to everything Krishna has been saying lately in our Featured Stories section below. We are also looking forward to introducing you to the latest developments in our own IBM ecosystem and from COMMON, which will begin next week. Alex Woodie of IT Jungle will be our boots on the ground, so stay tuned for New Orleans stories or visit us again at Monitor next week for the latest news.
Outstanding stories from outside the jungle
(The New York Times) The CEO of IBM talks about his path to IBM and shares knowledge on critical issues for current business leaders.
(VentureBeat) Arvind Krishna says the moon’s AI goals are a thing of the past, as IBM seeks to deliver more immediate AI returns to customers.
(Barron’s) IBM is a good investment for those who fear recession.
(CNBC) IBM shares have just had their best day since 2020.
(CRN) A summary of the keynote address of IBM CEO Krishna Think 2022.
Red books, white papers, blogs and other resources
(Blanket Technologies) During the month of May, when you acquire a license for the Free-Form RPG Programming series for any term (one, two or three years) and any level of user license, you will obtain the equivalent license for Coding Free-Form . Free RPG course. Visit the Manta website for more information.
(shot loss) This blog provides a cloud shortcut for IBM and AIX LPARs.
(Deep logic) This blog can help you decide if your organization needs API security.
(IBM Power Systems) Download the latest version of the IBM and Strategy white paper, which was recently updated to include IBM i 7.5 and Power10.
(OpenLegacy) Should we clone our COBOL developers? This blog argues against this strategy.
Chats, webinars, seminars, shows and other events
May 23-26 – New Orleans, Louisiana – Mark your calendar for POWERUp 2022, which will take place in the heart of the French Quarter. This will be the first POWERUp in person since 2019! Include this exciting budget planning conference and join the community once again for education and the largest and most comprehensive IBM network available.
June 7-8 – Northampton, UK – Join i-UG for its international i-Power 2022 event for two days of education, information and communication
June 9-10 – Virtual Event – PlatformCon was born to celebrate the community of over 7,000 platform engineers. The brightest platform and DevOps professionals on the same (virtual) stage for the first time.
June 22nd – Webinar: Attend this free New Generation Software webinar to learn about NGS-IQ and how you can centrally manage and protect access to IBM i data.
October 3-5 – St. Louis, Missouri – NAViGATE is COMMON’s annual fall conference. This is an event that offers unique face-to-face and virtual networking opportunities that will take place to allow attendees to interact and share knowledge. Details to come.
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