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OCEAN Special Event - Invitation-Only Executive Roundtable led by Alison Butterill and Scott Forstie of IBM
Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM PDT
Category: Events

OCEAN Special Event - Invitation-Only Executive Roundtable

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 


       IBM i Offering Manager Alison Butterill & IBM i Senior Technical Staff Member Scott Forstie


12:30 pm PT - 1:30 pm PT - IBM i in 2021 and Beyond - Executive Roundtable Discussion

Event location: This will be a remote-only event. 

Alison and Scott will give a brief presentation and then open up the roundtable for conversation, questions and discussion.

IBM i in 2021 and Beyond

In the 21st century, the future for all companies will involve Cloud, AI, IoT and other cognitive technologies. No one will argue that computing hardware and software has evolved, allowing us to do things never dreamed about previously. With the announcements over the last year or two, it is clear that IBM i is perfectly positioned to lead companies to the future including AI, IoT and cognitive whether that is done in your data center in a cloud-like environment or whether the choice is to move to a cloud provider.

The future is clear.


Alison Butterill is the WW IBM i Offering Manager. She owns the responsibility for the IBM i business, including defining and guiding future directions and strategies. She works with the IBM i sales, marketing, and development teams as well as clients and partners to ensure that the IBM i operating system and associated products reflect their requirements. Alison has worked in the mid-range area for more than 30 years and has held a wide variety of positions at IBM, primarily with midrange servers and software. She speaks at a wide variety of events, including industry and technical conferences around the world.


Scott Forstie is a Senior Technical Staff Member within IBM i development and spends most of his time working as the Db2 for i Architect. He has worked on IBM operating system development since joining IBM in 1989. Scott is a frequently published author, speaker at industry events around the globe and can be found @Forstie_IBMi and [email protected]. Scott is an avid runner and enjoys cooking.
Websites: http://ibm.biz/Db2foriServiceshttp://ibm.biz/IBMi_ACS



If you are an executive or manager, please contact us for registration.


For more information:

Contact: Margaret Matthews
Email:  [email protected]