Webinar: Syncsort and Db2 - How to Get More from Your Db2 Systems - December 12, 2017

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    IDUG is excited to present, in partnership with Syncsort,

    "Syncsort and Db2 - How to Get More from Your Db2 Systems" 

    Webinar Details

    Date: December 12, 2017

    Time: 01:00 PM Eastern Standard Time

    Duration: 1 hour


    In Syncsort’s just released 2018 State of the Mainframe survey report, over 50% of respondents indicated Improving Db2 SLA Performance as their #1 mainframe database priority for the coming year, with migrating from IMS to Db2 as the second highest.  

    Join us for a webcast in December to hear key mainframe optimization opportunities and use cases spanning Db2 workload optimization, transparent data migration from IMS to Db2, and capacity management.  In this session you’ll learn:

    • How to save up to 50% of Db2 CPU time with workload-centric optimization
    • The best approach to migrate IMS data to Db2 and standardize application change & enhancement in SQL
    • How transaction capacity management ensures resources are right-sized to meet business requirements


    Ed Hallock

    Ed Hallock is a highly experienced Information Technology Professional with a broad experience base in software product development, support, product management, marketing, and business development. In his diverse career Ed has benefited from working for some of the largest independent software vendors, in a variety of roles, providing enterprise solutions to Global 1000 corporations. Ed has extensive experience in performance and availability management for systems and applications.

    Bill Bostridge


    Bill Bostridge leads the North American sales team for Syncsort and has over 30 years of technology experience in both the distributed and IBM mainframe environment.

    Originally from England, Bill moved to the US in 1997 and resides just North of Boston. Bill came to Syncsort 4 years ago following the acquisition of his company Circle Computer Group; specialists in a unique migration strategy for legacy IMS and VSAM application databases to DB2. Since that initial acquisition, Syncsort has grown the mainframe software portfolio with additional strategic acquisitions and organic development activity to create a world class suite of solutions.

    Bill and his team work closely with our customers to introduce these new products and services, all with the aim of helping to improve efficiencies and reduce mainframe computing costs.



    This registration entitles you to one seat for this webinar.