IBM continues to enhance its query/400 modernization strategy with new services offerings and a new version of DB2 Web Query. Version 2 of DB2 Web Query provides more flexible and simpler pricing and packaging options, a more intuitive and customizable user interface, and improved mobile device support. Business Intelligence is not just for the big enterprises any more, and DB2 Web Query provides an IBM i based BI solution for companies that need to run on a lean I/T staff and/or budget while improving their data analytics capabilities.
Doug Mack is a DB2 for i and Business Intelligence Consultant in IBM’s Power Systems Lab Services organization. His thirty plus year career with IBM spans many roles, including product development, technical sales support, Business Intelligence Sales Specialist and DB2 for i Product Marketing Manager. Doug is a featured speaker at User Group conferences and meetings, IBM Technical Conferences and Executive Briefings.
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OCEAN Elections - November 13, 2012
The OCEAN Board elections are coming soon. Here is the current slate of board candidates:
President - Perry Mills
VP/Webmaster - Garrett Schut
VP Programs - Margaret Matthews
VP Finance - John Kienstra
VP Membership - Joel Quisenberry
VP Marketing/Publicity - OPEN
VP Secretary - OPEN
Non-elected Members at Large:
Please contact us to learn more about getting involved and helping provide great educational opportunities for the IBM i community!
November 13, 2012 - OCEAN Meeting - New feature for IBM i Data Transfers - Important information for practically all IBM i users! - Craig Pelkie
January 15, 2013 - OCEAN Meeting - Dinner with Steve Will & Alison Butterill - Afternoon technical sessions, executive roundtable, vendor roundtable - More details coming soon!