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Welcome to Malta!

Ryan Smith
2 minute read
Ryan Smith

Hello to everyone attending the IDUG EMEA conference the week of November 5th in St. Julian’s, Malta. I am looking forward to a wonderful week of learning what’s new in the world of Db2 and enjoying expert panels, workshops, and the best education for Db2. While you are there, don’t forget to come and see how BMC is innovating and accelerating data management for today’s digital business.

BMC has many exciting sessions for you on the agenda:

  • Phil Grainger will present “GDPR – How database recovery factors into compliance” in session G07 at 3:40 pm on Tuesday, November 6th.
  • Jim Dee will present “Stop Wasting Time With Utilities!” in session B05 at 10.20am on Tuesday, November 6th, “From Brontosaurus to Velociraptor: How Can Db2 DBAs Get Agile?” in session E09 at 8:30 am on Wednesday, November 7th and “How You Can BIND Without Getting Tied Up” in session B16 at 8:30 am on Thursday, November 8th.
  • Paul Oostvogels will discuss “RTS, Real-Time Statistics or Real-Time Strategy” in session B11 at 11:00 am on Wednesday, November 7th.
  • Chris Duellmann will be co-speaking on “Tomorrow – Off the Beaten Track” in session E13 at 2:50 pm on Wednesday, November 7th together with Ruediger Kurtz, of HUK Coburg.

Find the complete IDUG agenda here.

BMC is a proud to be a Bronze Sponsor of the IDUG conference and you will find us at Booth #14. Stop by, say “Hello” and learn how BMC can help you transform your mainframe for digital business – we’d love to see you.

At the booth, you can:

  • Discover BMC’s Next Generation Technology including automation solutions
  • Learn about the challenges of growing volumes of both structured and unstructured data, and the new challenges around using LOBs
  • Experience insights, consult with industry experts, and find solutions to your business challenges
  • Take a live tour of our solutions and speak with our industry experts about how BMC is best placed to help you manage Db2 in the Digital World

Registration is still open. Sign up today!

I look forward to seeing you in Malta.

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About the author

Ryan Smith

Ryan Smith

Ryan Smith is the Solutions Marketing Manager for Db2 Solutions at BMC Software. Ryan has over 15 years of integrated marketing experience and has been with BMC for 5 years. He has experience across web, search, social, digital media and email marketing automation.