Mainframe-Automation  September 6, 2018

11 AM ET

The mainframe is experiencing a renaissance, as more companies understand and embrace mainframes in their DevOps-enabled environments. Automation is one major area where mainframes can show their mettle in DevOps.

Join us as we explore the mainframe automation space, and discuss ways automation can help increase speed and accuracy in managing a company’s systems of record.


 Zeev Avidan, Chief Product Officer, OpenLegacy

 Zeev has been involved with the concept of microservices since the early days of EAI and SOA. During the past 20 years he has seen first-hand the pitfalls and challenges with integration and legacy systems and believes microservices are a way to simplify and solve issues from the past.



Dana Boudreau, Sr. Director, DevOps Product Management, CA

As a leader in Agile development, Dana directs CA Technologies’ DevOps for Mainframe solution portfolio, spanning Development, Testing and Delivery, including the flagship CA Endevor SCM. He has a wealth of experience in leading mainframe as well as distributed software teams, joining CA after over 20 years at IBM. Dana works closely with CA’s mainframe customers to improve software delivery and developer productivity.



Mike Fulton, CTO DevOps Enterprise Systems, IBM

I have worked on IBM's Enterprise Systems, predominantly System z, for the last 30 years. My goal has been, and continues to be, making developers lives easier. I am an IBM Distinguished Engineer and CTO for Enterprise DevOps. I lead a portfolio of products centred around development and test tools for IBM's Enterprise Systems, primarily z/OS.

I am also a Master Inventor at IBM.

I live in the community of Brackendale, British Columbia, a small community between Vancouver and Whistler.