Four Hundred Monitor, May 25
May 25, 2022 Jenny Thomas
It’s an exciting week in the Jungle as COMMON’s POWERUp 2022 wraps up and the reporting begins. Our own Alex Woodie was on the show floor, and he will be bringing us all of the latest releases, news, and announcements in the coming weeks. So we have to kick off this week’s Monitor by re-directing you back to the Top Story directly from the Big Easy, but this is only the beginning of the coverage you can expect from Alex, who was busy attending sessions, meeting with vendors, and finding out what’s in store for the IBM i.
Top Stories From Outside The Jungle
(IT Jungle) IT Jungle Alex Woodie recaps POWERUp 2022.
(ZDNet) The 4,000 qubit quantum computer is coming by 2025, promises IBM.
(Forbes) The role STEM is playing in closing the gender gap.
(World Economic Forum) IBM chairman and CEO Arvind Krishna participated in a discussion about the digital economy at WEF.
(IBM Newsroom) IBM is investing worldwide in teaching the next generation about cybersecurity.
Redbooks, White Papers, Blogs, and Other Resources
(Connectria) Is your data protected from potential destructions from severe summer weather? This blog has some tips for you.
(PTC) SaaS continues to grow as companies continue to push toward digital transformation. Here’s 9 reasons why SaaS is playing a big role.
(Manta Technologies) It’s the final week of Manta’s May sale. When you purchase a license for the Free-Form RPG Programming series for any term (one, two, or three years) and any user license level, and you will get the equivalent license for the Coding Free-Form RPG course for free. Visit Manta’s website for more information.
(Seiden Group) A free and easy first step to getting improved security, speed, and reliability for all of your PHP applications on IBM i.
(Janco Associates) This article finds the median salary for IT pros is on the rise.
Chats, Webinars, Seminars, Shows, and Other Happenings
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 7,000-plus platform engineers. The brightest platform and DevOps practitioners on the (virtual) same stage, for the first time.
June 22 – Webinar – Attend this free webinar from New Generation Software to learn about NGS-IQ and how you can centrally manage and secure IBM i data access.
October 3-5 – St. Louis, Missouri – NAViGATE is COMMON’s annual Fall Conference. This is an event offering unique in-person and virtual networking opportunities that will take place to allow attendees to interact and share knowledge. Details to come.