The Incredible i Show

005 Dungeons, Dragons and Databases with IBM i Chief Architect Steve Will

July 18, 2021 Season 2 Episode 5
The Incredible i Show
005 Dungeons, Dragons and Databases with IBM i Chief Architect Steve Will
Show Notes

005 On this episode we are so excited to welcome Steve Will, Chief Architect, IBM i Operating System.  Steve has been with IBM most of his career and he takes us on a journey back in time and shares how the IBM i got its start and why the IBM i is the best platform to run your business today.

Steve’s contact information and social:
Steve Will/Rochester/[email protected], [email protected]
@Steve_Will_IBMi on Twitter
Blog: http://bit.ly/You_and_i_blog

One incredible Th(i)ng!  Products, gadgets, recipes, music or things we are loving right now.

Tony's picks for this week:
Mass Effect Legendary Edition
https://www.ea.com/games/mass-effect/mass-effect-legendary-edition

Peg's pick for the week:   
Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pride_and_Prejudice
https://www.amazon.com/Pride-Prejudice-Restored-Colin-Firth/dp/B00364K6YW

Steve's pick for the week:
If it's OK, I'd say the One Thing I'm Loving at the moment is FINALLY getting to be around my family: in particular, I've had grandchildren stay at our house the past two weekends, and spending time as a Grandpa is something I LOVE!

Upcoming Events:
COMMON iNISIGHT 2021 July 27-29 is an online learning opportunity with over 70 presentations.  And the best part - it is FREE to all COMMON members!

POWERUp21 October 4-7 in Virginia Beach, VA.   This event is LIVE onsite and simulcast over the web.  Don't forget to pack your swimsuit!

POWERUp21 Call for Presentations - interested in presenting?  Reach out COMMON's education manager, Ian Cartwright,  [email protected] or check out this video for more information.

This episode is sponsored by...

COMMON
https://www.common.org/home
Midrange Dynamics Change Management Software - Built for IBM i modernization!
https://www.midrangedynamics.com/
 
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