Past Presenters   last updated April 27, 2018

By Last Name   (see below for “By Company”)

 

First

Last

Company

Presentation Title

Cory

Ainger

Ainger & Associates

Bridging the Gap Between IT and Project Management

Brett

Allison

IntelliMagic

Restoring Data Storage Predictability

John

Anderson

IBM

Optimizing Your Oracle Investment

John

Anderson

IBM

Workload License Charge and the XSLM Standard

John

Anderson

IBM

Z900 presentation

James

Arlen

Leviathan Security Group

High Frequency Trading

Andrew

Armstrong

Data Kinetics

IT & Business Analytics

Priyanka

Arora

MUFG Union Bank

Application Performance Management for Cloud Applications

Milan

Babiak

IBM Canada

Deliver a Memorable Technical Presentation

John

Baker

DKL

Flash vs. Flash: What’s In It For Me?

John

Baker

Data Kinetics

Are You A Speed Reader? – Optimizing Access to Tiered Storage

John

Baker

MVS Solutions

Why did my job run so long?  Speeding Performance by Understanding the Cause.

John

Baker

MVS Solutions

Reduce MLC without Capping: Automating resourse Groups

John

Baker

MVS Solutions

What’s in Your Nest?More than ever – Less is More!

John

Baker

MVS Solutions

Performance Matters

John

Baker

MVS Solutions

Can Capacity Planning and Finance Co-exist?

John

Baker

Intellimagic

A New Perspective on Enterprise Storage Tiers

John

Baker

IntelliMagic

The New Bottlenecks in Mainframe I/O

David

Banham

CIBC

R – What every Capacity Planner and Performance Analysts Needs to Know

Erwin

Bautista

IBM Canada  

IBM Machine Learning for z/OS: Turning Data into Insight, and Insight into Opportunity

Ken

Beauchamp

RBC

A Production Volume Test of a Large zOS WebSphere Application

Joseph

Belsanti

Hewlet Packard (Canada)

People, Places, Things: Web Presence for the Real World

Alon

Ben-Shoshan

Correlsense

Discover Business Units of Work to Improve Effectiveness of Capacity and Performance Management

Alon

Ben-Shoshan

Correlsense Ltd

Business Transaction Management – The Next Generation of IT Performance Management

Frank

Bereznay

IBM / Kaiser Permanente

Forecasting Data Center Power Requirements: Tips from the Trenches

Frank

Berezney

Kaiser Permanente(Mullen Award 2006)

Did Something Change? Using Statistical Techniques to Interpret Service and Resource Metrics.

Kyle

Bergum

Spinniker Corporation

Stretch NT Cluster

Alex

Bewley

Uptime SoftwareIT Analytics and Big Data

Capacity Planning in the Cloud:Does Capacity Planning Fundentally Change when Resources are Unlimited in the Cloud?

Alex

Bewley

Uptime Software

Capacity Planning and Management in the Real World – Success and Failures that we see

Erich

Bretholz Ph.D.,

Consultant

Performance Tuning of Intranet/DB2 Applications

Eric

Brubaker

CPT

Sustainable Cost Reduction

Neil

Bunn

IBM Canada

A Paradigm Shift in Computational Scaling

Michael

Burnett

VMWare

Virtual Infrastructure

Dilara

Buyuk

ORSYP

Workload Performance Management

Joe

Calcada

Candle Corp.

Distributed Availability

Joe

Calçada

IBM Canada

Open Source Monitoring of Private/Public Cloud Environments

Joe

Calçada

IBM

Monitoring the Hybrid Cloud

Joe

Calçada

IBM

Providing monitoring that is reliable, comprehensive and understandable

Greg

Caliri

BMC

Trending or Modeling for z/OS Systems - One, the Other, or Both?

Greg

Caliri

BMC

Large Scale Processor Reference (LSPR) and performance concerns

Simon

Cheung

RBC

Capacity Planning Experiences at the Royal Bank - CMOS, Parallel Sysplex

Noel

Clarke

OpTier

Optimizing Performance and Capacity in Private and Hybrid Clouds

Yves

Coderre

HDS

Switched Storage Architecture Benefits & Storage Management Open Framework

Hayden

Coomber

Mercury Interactive

Ensuring application reliability,stability and a Positive End User Experience A Performance Testing/Tuning Methodology

Bruce

Cowper

Microsoft

The future of virtualization

Russell

Crook

Sun Microsystems

Sun Server Architecture (Hardware and Software) and Vision for Future Large Scale Computing

Russell

Crook

Sun Microsystems

Java Technology Computing - Present and Future

Russell

Crooke

Sun Microsystems

Introduction to Throughput Computing and Solaris 10

Russ

Currie

Netscout

Unified Service Delivery - Transforming Performance Management

Rene

Daoust

EMC

Short Topic: Understanding the Impact of ESCON Protocol Times

Rene

Daoust

EMC

A Comparison of Remote Copy Approaches: SRDF and PPRC Performance Testing 2

Rene

Daoust

EMC

A Comparison of Remote Copy Approaches: SRDF and PPRC Performance Testing

Glenn

Davies

Network General

How TCP Impacts Application Performance

David A

Day

Cole Software

Event Profiling Versus State Profiling, on z/OS

Misty

Decker

IBM

Mainframe Skills Gap

Straty

Demakos

STK

Storage Strategy for the New Millennium

Miller

Dixon

EMC Corporation

Affecting Customer Workloads when "fast" becomes "faster" - Symmetrix version 4.8 Enhancements

George

Dodson

CMG Past President

CMG Update - Changing & Refocusing

George

Dodson

Candle Corp

And You Think You Have A StressfulEnvironment! (Stress Testing Distributed Systems)

Jeff

Dool

Microsoft Canada

An Overview of the Microsoft Strategy & Windows DNA

Peter

Dyer

Uptime Software

Planning for the New Architecture: Performance, Capacity and Management

Stan

Dylnicki

RBC

Performance and Capacity Experiences with Websphere.

Stan

Dylnicki

RBC

Managing 2000+ Windows/NT servers in a WAN/LAN environment

Nalini

Elkins

Inside Products

How Do TCP Profile Parameters Impact Performance?”

Jim

Elliott

GlassHouse Systems Inc

IBM’s New z14 and LinuxONE Announcement Overview

Jim

Elliott

GlassHouse Systems Inc

IBM Z Batch Network Analyzer (zBNA) Tool

Jim

Elliott

GlassHouse Systems Inc

Introducing the IBM z14™, the newest addition to the IBM Z® family

Jim

Elliott

GlassHouse Systems Inc

z Systems Hardware Update

Jim

Elliott

GlassHouse Systems Inc

z Systems Operating Systems Update 

Jim

Elliott

IBM Canada

Unleash the Full Potential of Linux and Open Technologies to Fuel New Innovation

Jim

Elliott

IBM Canada

IBM z13 Technical Overview

Jim

Elliott

IBM Canada

Product Presentation:New Software Pricing Options for IBM z Systems

Jim

Elliott

IBM Canada

System z Family Product Update

Jim

Elliott

IBM Canada

IBM System z Update

Jim

Elliott

IBM Canada

Linux on System z - A Strategic View

Jim

Elliott

IBM Canada

Building a Dynamic Infrastructure –Trends and Directions for System z

Jim

Elliott

IBM Canada

Linux in a Server Environment

Peter

Enrico

Enterprise Performance Strategies, Inc

Introduction to Websphere MQ Performance

Peter

Enrico

Enterprise Performance Strategies, Inc

zIIPs and zAAPs - Understanding Transaction Flows and CPUMeasurements

Pedro

Escosteguy

Pedro Escosteguy Resources Inc.

Measuring Capacity (or How big is your foot?)

Pedro

Escosteguy

Pedro Escosteguy Resources Inc.

Capacity Planning Methodology (A Refresher) 

Darrell P

Faulkner

Computer Associates

FICON:Not Your Father's ESCON

Pierre

Fiorini

BMC

Insights into WWW Server Performance using Busy-Period Analysis

Pierre

Fiorini

BMC

Insights into WWW Server Performance using Busy-Period Analysis

Graham

Flint

Microsoft Canada

Technologies for Distributed Transactions

Steven

Flowers

Riverbed Technology

Application acceleration over the WAN how to make 3000KMs feel like 30 meters

Patrick

Fournier

SDS

Mainframe Applications Going Mobile

Mark

Friedman

Datacore Software

An introduction to SAN Capacity Planning

Fabio

Gammerino

ORSYP

Workload Performance Management

Kenny

Gan

Oracle

Database Cloud Consolidation,Application Performance Management and Application Quality Management with Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c

Charlie

Geisler

BMC

VMware Server Consolidation

Glynn B

Giacone

BGS Systems

Performance and Capacity Management in Complex Multi-tier Client/Server Environments (SAP, PeopleSoft, Baan)

Glynn B

Giacone

BGS Systems

SAP R/3 in a UNIX Environment: A Case Study for Client/Server Capacity Planning

Mike

Giglio

Shelter Insurance  (Mullen Award 2011)

The Penguins Have Landed – Getting Started With Linux On System z

Danilo

Gipponi

EPV Technologies

X-ray your systems

Danilo

Gipponi

EPV Technologies

Collecting and using SMF 113 and other MF metrics

Danilo

Gipponi

EPV Technologies

Saving Money (and your mainframe)

Danilo

Gipponi

EPV Technologies

Capacity Planning Issues in 2010

Jonathan

Gladstone

Bank of Montreal

Behaviour-driven Cost Reduction in z/OS Production and Development Environments

Jonathan

Gladstone

BMO

IBM’s Mainframes: Life-Cycle and Recent Developments

Jonathan

Gladstone

BMO

Computing Platforms

Jonathan

Gladstone

BMO

Customer Experiences With Hiperdispatch And Soft Capping In IBM Mainframe Systems

Jonathan

Gladstone

BMO

A Real-World Application of Dynamic Thresholds for Performance Management.

Jonathan

Gladstone

BMO

Performance Comparison: Migrating from IBM System z9 to z10

Jonathan

Gladstone

BMO

Implementing Tivoli Decision Support for Performance Reporting and Capacity Planning

Jonathan

Gladstone

Bank of Montreal

imPACt  2016 Retrospective

Mike

Goodman

IBM

IBM Tivoli OMEGON XE on z/OS V4R2

Bill

Gray

STK

Measuring Virtual Tape Performance

Bill

Gray

StorageTek Canada Inc.

Preparing for Virtual Storage Management and Virtual Tape

Chris

Greco

GRECTECH

Cybersecurity, Capacity, and the Insider Threat

Amos

Green

LightCyber   - sponsored by Telnet Networks

Network Traffic Analysis Reveals Tools Attackers Use

Steve

Guendert

Brocade

ESCON, FICON and Mainframe Performance

Robert

Haddad

Project Performance Corporation

Measuring Portal Usage

Robert

Haddad

Project Performance Corporation

Measuring Portal Usage

Robert

Haddad

Project Performance Corporation

Measuring Portal Usage

Thomas A

Halinski

Compuware

Performance Improvements “Things I Wish They’d Told Me 8 years Ago” – Visualized

Paul

Hall

IBM Canada

Putting your z/OS Operational Data to Work

Paul

Hall

IBM Canada

Cloud with IBM z Systems

Paul

Hall

IBM Canada

Are you exploiting analytics to search and manage big data technologies

Reg

Harbeck

CA

Cumulo-Nimble: Mainframes and Cloud Computing

Reg

Harbeck

CA

Roles We Verse, All with CA Mainframe Chorus

Reg

Harbeck

CA

Regulatory Compliance and the IBM Mainframe: Key Requirements

Reg

Harbeck

CA

Business Resilience Means Direction, Exchange, Evolution

Reginald

Harbeck

CA

Mainframe Continuity Planning

Kenneth J

Harper

eBusiness 1, Inc.

Taking Care of eBusinessQuality Control of Large-Scale Web-Based Applications in Real-Time

Bill

Hart

ISM

VTS presentation

Todd

Havekost

IntelliMagic

Achieving CPU (& MLC) Savings through Optimizing Processor Cache

Todd

Havekost 

Intellimagic

2018 RMF/SMF Analytics Status & Predictions

Barry

Hemphill

CA

A(please don't) Crash Course in Application Performance management

Chuck

Henry

IBM Canada

ERP (SAP, BAAN, Oracle, Peoplesoft etc.) on S/390

Chuck

Henry

IBM Canada

OS/390 V2R7 Update and R8 Preview

Chuck

Henry

IBM Canada

Computing using OS/390 - Domino, SAP R/3, Web Enablement

Duncan

Hill

Think Dynamics

Avoiding the Next Generation Internet Bottleneck

Nancy

Hinich

CA

What’s ITIL Got to do with it?

Brian

Hoare

Softwareonz

Product Presentation:Auto Soft Capping (ASC) – What is your Sub Capacity Pricing strategy?

Brian

Hoare

Softwareonz

Manage Your IBM Sub Capacity Pricing – Are You STILL Paying Too Much?

Craig

Hodgins

Compuware

The Mainframe is Dead, Long Live the Mainframe

Craig

Hodgins

Compuware

How to Survive the New Normal of the Mainframe

Craig

Hodgins

Compuware

Java Performance and Websphere

Craig

Hodgins

Compuware

DB2 Application Performance in the 21st Century

Craig

Hodgins

Compuware

Zen and the Art of Application Performance

Craig

Hodgins

RBC

Simultaneous Multi Threading x2 (SMT2) on z/13’s 

Craig

Hodgins

RBC

System Performance Monitoring at RBC

Mario

Jauvin

MFJ Associates

Seeing it All at Once with Barry

Andy

Jepeal

Compuware

The People v Mainframe

Charles

Johnson

Syncsort/Metron-Athene

Mainframe Capacity Management – Time to come out of the silo

Charles

Johnson

Syncsort/Metron-Athene

Shadow IT - Embrace and Accept or Not

Charles

Johnson

Metron Athene

VMware Capacity Management - Now the Dust is Settling...

Charles

Johnson

Metron Athene

VMware vSphere - Avoiding an Internal Storm?

Cliff

Johnson

RBC

Performance and Capacity Experiences with Websphere.

Gary

Kaiser

Compuware

Distributed Application Performance Troubleshooting: A Guaranteed Approach

Denise

Kalm

BMC

Jump Start your Performance Career Using Analytic Modeling

Denise

Kalm

CA

The Stork correlation Use & Abuse of Statistics in Performance & Capacity Planning

Denise

Kalm

CA Inc.

THE MINIMUM DAILY ADULT The Right Metrics and the Wrong Metrics

Ron

Kaminski

Kimberly Clark (Mullen Award  2003)

It's Not Always What You Say...

Ron

Kaminski

Kimberly Clark (Mullen Award  2003)

Planning and Auditing Your Firm’s Capacity Planning Efforts (Part 2)

Ron

Kaminski

Kimberly Clark (Mullen Award  2003)

Planning and Auditing Your Firm’s Capacity Planning Efforts (Part 1)

Ted

Kicey

BMC

Effectively Managing Today's Storage

Ted

Kicey

BMC

Storage Networks-Promises and Pitfalls

Christopher

King

Compuware

Applications and the infrastructure that support them

Diwakar

Krishnurthy

Carleton University

Workload Characterization and Load Testing of Web-based Systems

Carl

Kyonka

Enbridge

 Why Monitor?

Evan

Kyriazopoulos

AppDynamics

Rapidly Changing App Architectures and the Impact on Measurement

Yori

Lavi

OpTier

SOA Monitoring & Performance Management Challenges

Jeff

Lawson

Cogent Logic

Performance characteristics of Windows operating systems

Dan

Ledgerwood

RBC

A Customer compares Virtual Tape Solutions

Amichai

Lesser

Shunra

Data Centre Consolidation

Vitaly

Levin

Nortel

Secure Network Access: Real-time measurement of users compliance to policy

Mark

Lewis

Storage Technology Corporation

Open Systems Storage Management: Evolution of Technology - Tape, Disk and LAN

Terry

Lewis

TMHR Consulting Inc.

Oracle Performance Tuning for UNIX and Windows NT

Catherine H

Liu

Applied Expert Systems, Inc.

Open Enterprise Performance - Response Time Challenge

Dr. Mike

Lloyd

RedSeal

Security Metrics that Don’t Suck

T. Leo

Lo

CMG Vice President

Strategic Directions and Goals of CMG

T. Leo

Lo

IBM Global Services & CMG Vice President

Are You Ready for Tomorrow Today? Understanding Enterprise Network Transmission Techniques

Thomas

Lo

BMO

Performance and Capacity Reporting    Using TDS/z and SAS

Anna M

Long

Web Analytica

An Introduction to Web Analytics for Performance Analysts and Capacity Planners

Chris

Lynn

Safeway

Load Testing Is Easy. Good Load Testing Is Not.Preparation is the Difference.

David J

Lytle

Brocade

BuzzFibreChannel – to 16G and Beyond

Ted

MacNeil

Bank of Nova Scotia

Workload Manager (WLM) in Goal Mode - User Experience Update

Ted

MacNeil

Bank of Nova Scotia

Workload Manager (WLM) in Goal Mode - User Experiences

Kevin

Mann

STK

Storage Strategy for the New Millennium

Al

Marshall

Royal & Sunalliance Insurance of Canada

IBM S/390 Workload Manager - User Experiences

Dan

Marshall

Sun Microsystems

Introduction to Throughput Computing and Solaris 10

Ron

Marshall

Oracle

Big Data Use Case - Finding a Needle in the HayStack

Ron

Marshall

Oracle

IPV6 - Why Can't We Just Be Happy With NAT?

Ron

Marshall

Oracle

Inifiniband Networking - The Need for Speed

Ron

Marshall

Oracle

Changing in a Flash - The Impact of Flash and Solid State Disks on Capacity and Performance Planning

Kevin

Martin

McKesson

Adjusting RMPTTOM to Reduce SRM Overhead

Kevin

Martin

McKesson

Balancing Batch workloads and CPU activity in a parallel sysplex environment

Murray L

Martin

MVS Solutions

Batch Workload Management in a S/390 Parallel Sysplex

Fernando

Martinez

CGI

Performance Considerations in Agile Products

Fernando

Martinez

CGI

Performance Requirements

Fernando

Martinez

CGI

IT Performance Management in a Financial Crisis

Fernando

Martinez

CGI

The financial cost of capacity planning: The impact of the new architectures.

Carey

McClymont

Radware

Network Application Monitoring

Kellman

Meghu

Checkpoint

How To Take Over A Nuclear Power Plant

Kellman

Meghu

Check Point Software Technologies Inc.

Software Blades

Kellman

Meghu

Checkpoint

Open Performance Security Architecture Past and Future

Kellman

Meghu

Checkpoint

Defending the End User – Protecting your home, your employees, and yourself from emerging threats.

Kellman

Meghu

Check Point Canada

VoIP - Getting the Benefits, Without Sacrificing Security

Kellman

Meghu

Checkpoint

Understanding Clustering Technologies

Kellman

Meghu

Checkpoint

Accelerating Security

Don

Melton

Vatic Technologies

Don's Diatribe XVIII

Don

Melton

Vatic Technologies

Don's Diatribe XVII

Don

Melton

Vatic Technologies

Don's Diatribe XVI

Don

Melton

Vatic Technologies

Don's Diatribe XV

Don

Melton

Vatic Technologies

Don's Diatribe XIV

Don

Melton

Vatic Technologies

Don's Diatribe XII

Don

Melton

Vatic Technologies

Don's Diatribe XI

Don

Melton

Vatic Technologies

Don's Diatribe IX

Don

Melton

Vatic Technologies

Don's Diatribe VII

Don

Melton

Vatic Technologies

Don's Diatribe V

Don

Melton

Vatic Technologies

IT Issues That Still Keep Me Awake

Don

Melton

Vatic Technologies

Infrastructure Architecture: Who, What, Why, When and How

Don

Melton

Vatic Technologies

Architecting Computer Capacity Analysis as a Client/Server Application[ ... the shoemaker's children kick back ... ]

Tim

Michalski

EMC

RMF and SAR

John

Miecielica

TeamQuest

IT Analytics and Big Data

Robert

Miller

Sun Microsystems

What is N1?

Kevin

Mulhall

Intel

Intel on Microprocessor Technology Trends

Anthony

Mungal

Consultant

3rd Platform Infrastructures and Software Defined Storage

Anthony

Mungal

Consultant

Leveraging the New and Changing IT Infrastructure

Anthony

Mungal

Consultant

Storage: Cost, Classification and Processes

Anthony

Mungal

Consultant

Storage Performance: Changing Perspectives in the zEnterprise Environments

Anthony

Mungal

Consultant

A Usage Based Approach to Updating the FICON Infrastructure

Anthony

Mungal

EMC

An Algorithmic Approach to Multi-tiering in Enterprise Storage Subsystems

Anthony

Mungal

EMC

Large Capacity Actuator Considerations

Anthony

Mungal

Consultant

Evolving It infrastructures

Anthony

Mungal

EMC

Multi-Core Computing and the Tiered Storage Model

Anthony

Mungal

EMC

On the Importance of I/O Parallelism and I/O Priority structures in z/OS Environments.

Anthony

Mungal

EMC

On the Importance of Infrastructure and Architecture in Storage Subsystems

Anthony

Mungal

EMC Corporation

I/O Concurrency, I/O Bandwidth, Access Density and the Like

Anthony

Mungal

EMC

A Comparison of Remote Copy Approaches: SRDF and PPRC Performance Testing 2

Anthony

Mungal

EMC

A Comparison of Remote Copy Approaches: SRDF and PPRC Performance Testing

Anthony .

Mungal

Consultant

On the Applicability of Subsystem Auto-Tiering on the High Performance Database Environments and Other I/O

Tony

Mungal

EMC

“Mainframe relevant features of the DASD subsystem”

Tony

Mungal

EMC

Storage Performance: What Really Matters

Tony

Mungal

EMC

Elements of I/O Subsystem Benchmarking

Tony

Mungal

EMC

On the performance considerations of Bursty Workloads

Ernest

Nachtigall

IBM

Using the IBM Mainframe Cryptogrphic Engines

Ernest

Nachtigall

IBM

CRYPTO 101: An Overview of Cryptography For the Beginner

Gord

Neill

IBM Canada

Approaches For Optimizing Batch On System z

Gord

Neill

IBM Canada

zEnterprise update: Focus on zBX (Blade Extension)

Gord

Neill

IBM Canada

Besides The Processor...

Gord

Neill

IBM Canada

Framework for doing Capacity Sizing for IBM System z9 and zSeries Processors

Gord

Neill

IBM Canada

CSP 101: From Monoliths to Dinosaurs and Beyond

Gord

Neill

IBM Canada

Mainframe Specialty Engines

Gord

Neill

IBM Canada

The Mettle Test

Gord

Neill

IBM Canada

IRD (Intelligent Resource Director)

Gord

Neill

IBM Canada

Introducing the zAAP

Bill

Nevill

IBM

ESS Performance

Anton

Niemand

DataKinetics

Technical Discussion On “In Memory Tables”

Brian

O’Neill

TGT Software

Benchmarking eSoftware

Erik

Ostermueller

FIS Global (Mullen Award 2011)

Performance Defects

Erik

Ostermueller

Fidelity

Expose Performance Bugs in Any Running Java Process

Erik

Ostermueller

FIS

Java Performance Monitoring Tools

Fabio

Ottaviani

EPV Technologies

Collecting and using SMF 113 and other MF metrics

Lindsay

Parker

Hewlett Packard

Achieving Control via Service Level Management in Distributed Environments

Lindsay

Parker

Hewlett-Packard (Canada) Ltd.

Performance Management within a UNIX/OPEN Systems Environment

Paul

Patterson

HP

Data Protection solutions that support customer's " Always on" demands

Brent

Phillips

Intellimagic

2018 RMF/SMF Analytics Status & Predictions

Gery

Plourde

Compuware

End User Response Time Monitoring Importance

Tim

Quinlan

TLQ Consulting

Dealing with Oracle Database performance issues: The Magic is in the Details

Brett A

Quinn

EMC

RAID: Past, Present, and Future

Oleksiy

Razborshchuk

Oracle

Changing perspective on database performance and capacity planning with Oracle Exadata technology

Oleksiy

Razborshchuk

Oracle

Real Application Testing - with Oracle Database 11g Enterprise Edition.

Oleksiy

Razborshchuk

Oracle

Oracle Performance and Capacity Considerations

Oleksiy

Razborshchuk

Oracle

Oracle Real Application Clusters

Ben

Reader

Oracle

Introduction to Oracle Management Cloud Service

Joe

Rich

TeamQuest

Modeling Multi-Tiered Applications

Barbara

Robidoux

EMC

Enterprise Storage and the New Information Reality

Eric

Robitaille

Virtual Instruments

Fibre Channel storage and SAN infrastructure optimization using instrumentation in real-time

Rod

Russell

Loblaw Companies Ltd.

Retail Capacity Planning

Tom

Russell

IBM

Z10

Tom

Russell

IBM

How Mainframe CPUs Work

Tom

Russell

IBM

Web Server Mettle Test

Tom

Russell

IBM

WLM & Database Management – DB2 & Oracle

Tom

Russell

IBM Canada

New with WLM:IRD and zSeries

Steve

Samson

Candle Corp

Workload Manager Goal Mode for the Trailing Edge

Steve

Samson

Candle Corp

The Evolution of Workload Performance Management in MVS

Daniel

Saulnier

Sheridan College

Developing Tools for Game Development: How to make tools that support your team

Emmanuel

Sauvion

Sysload

Performance Management in Virtualized Environments (IBM AIX, SUN Solaris, VMware ESX specifics and similarities)

Jeff

Schultz

Teamquest

Capacity Management for your Entire Infrastructure:Physical, Virtual, & Cloud

Greg

Scriba

BMC

Cross Platform Capacity Analysis 

Greg

Scriba

BMC

The coupling Facility: A Helper or Thief 

Greg

Scriba

BMC

Discover Active Capacity Planning: – What you, the capacity planner,can do to impact your company’s bottom line

Jane

Sedgwick

Compuware

S/390 Resource Utilization: Signs of the Time

Peter

Selin

X-IO

Understanding storage in a VDI environment

Gilles

Senecal

Senmesoft

EPV and EADM

Steve

Shaw

Hewlett Packard (Canada)

Impact of the Itanium Processor on Server Capacity

Steve

Shaw

Hewlett-Packard

Architecting the Future: IA-64 Technology Overview

Debbie

Sheetz

MBI Solutions

Capacity Management Essentials: a Framework for Capacity Analysis

Debbie

Sheetz

BMC

Predicting the Relative Performance of CPU

Debbie

Sheetz

BMC

Virtualization Performance and Capacity Data Classification Schema

John

Slobodnik

Cogeco

How do you use your Performance Tools in your shop?

John

Slobodnik

Toronto Hydro

CMG 2011 Highlights

John

Slobodnik

Toronto Hydro

Capacity Planning - Why do it?

John

Slobodnik

CGI

Using TeamQuest Model in an Oracle 10G RAC Environment

John

Slobodnik

CGI

Predictive Analysis in a Multi-Tier environment using Modeling.

John

Slobodnik

CGI / Bell

Application Performance Monitoring – One Approach

John

Slobodnik

CGI

Workload Manager: Goal Mode Quickly!!! – A User Experience

John

Slobodnik

Cogeco Connexion

imPACt  2016 Retrospective

Christopher

Strand

Compuware

Crossing the Bridge between Development and Quality Assurance

Larry

Strickland

Data Kenetics

Managing Cost Optimization for all Platforms

Larry

Strickland

DataKinetics

Performance aspects of HASH

Larry

Strickland

DataKinetics

In Memory Tables

Saqib

Syed

BMC

Inside Lotus Domino Server

Michael

Taylor

Compuware

Mobile end user experience

Michael

Taylor

Compuware

APM In The Cloud - Are You Ready?

Michael

Taylor

Compuware

Transaction Following Using PurePath

Michael

Taylor

Compuware

Monitoring Transactions from End to End

Michael

Taylor

Compuware

Agentless vs. Active agents

Martin

Timusk

Timusk.com Inc.

Planning for the public Internet

Matthew

Toal

Sun Microsystems  .

Java and Network Computing

Eva

Tuczai

OpTier

Business Transaction Management

Wilfried

van Haeren

Edgeworx Solutions Inc.

Introduction to Software Defined Networking(SDN)and how it will change the inside of your DataCentre forever

Wilfried

van Haeren

Predictive Networks

Network Latency and Application Performance

Wilfried

van Haeren

NetDialog Inc. Canada

Performance Analysis of WAN based application delivery networks

Robert

Vandervoort

IDERA

Pragmatic Monitoring & Data philosophy and design therein

Frank

Vonasek

StorageTek Canada -  Toronto

Virtual Tape Subsystem

Andy

Walton

GlassHouse Systems Inc

Top 7 Ways to Optimize Your Cloud

Scott

Wardley

RBC

Solaris Virtualization

Jan

Warren

Enbridge

Performance Testing vs. Performance Monitoring

Janet

Warren

Enbridge

Implementing a Monitoring Approach

Jon

Webster

Riverbed

Hyper-Convergence Extended Beyond the Hype: to Your Remote and Branch Sites

Nick

Welke

SAS Institute (Canada)

Understanding your web server's Misbehaviour

Nick

Welke

SAS Institute (Canada) Inc.

Managing Your IT Resources Effectively: "How to move beyond Performance Management to Service Delivery Management"

Martin

Wills

MVS Solutions

Slash Your Monthly Software Costs

Martin

Wills

MVS Solutions

How Many JES2 or WLM Initiators Are Right?

Martin

Wills

MVS Solutions

Automating Batch and Saving Money

Dan A

Worsick

BMO

Predictive Performance - An Introduction to Modeling

David

Yeo

SAS Institute

Is Data Mining Merely Hype?

Don

Zeunert 

BMC

Understanding MLC Cost Impact of Performance & Capacity Management] 

Don

Zeunert 

BMC

Challenges of MSU Capping without Impacting SLAs

 

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By Company   ( back to by “last name”)

 

Company

First

Last

Presentation Title

Ainger & Associates

Cory

Ainger

Bridging the Gap Between IT and Project Management

AppDynamics

Evan

Kyriazopoulos

Rapidly Changing App Architectures and the Impact on Measurement

Applied Expert Systems, Inc.

Catherine H

Liu

Open Enterprise Performance - Response Time Challenge

Bank of Montreal

Jonathan

Gladstone

Behaviour-driven Cost Reduction in z/OS Production and Development Environments

Bank of Montreal

Jonathan

Gladstone

imPACt  2016 Retrospective

Bank of Nova Scotia

Ted

MacNeil

Workload Manager (WLM) in Goal Mode - User Experience Update

Bank of Nova Scotia

Ted

MacNeil

Workload Manager (WLM) in Goal Mode - User Experiences

BGS Systems

Glynn B

Giacone

Performance and Capacity Management in Complex Multi-tier Client/Server Environments (SAP, PeopleSoft, Baan)

BGS Systems

Glynn B

Giacone

SAP R/3 in a UNIX Environment: A Case Study for Client/Server Capacity Planning

BMC

Charlie

Geisler

VMware Server Consolidation

BMC

Debbie

Sheetz

Predicting the Relative Performance of CPU

BMC

Debbie

Sheetz

Virtualization Performance and Capacity Data Classification Schema

BMC

Denise

Kalm

Jump Start your Performance Career Using Analytic Modeling

BMC

Greg

Caliri

Trending or Modeling for z/OS Systems - One, the Other, or Both?

BMC

Greg

Caliri

Large Scale Processor Reference (LSPR) and performance concerns

BMC

Greg

Scriba

Cross Platform Capacity Analysis 

BMC

Greg

Scriba

The coupling Facility: A Helper or Thief 

BMC

Greg

Scriba

Discover Active Capacity Planning: – What you, the capacity planner,can do to impact your company’s bottom line

BMC

Ted

Kicey

Storage Networks-Promises and Pitfalls

BMC

Don

Zeunert 

Understanding MLC Cost Impact of Performance & Capacity Management] 

BMC

Don

Zeunert 

Challenges of MSU Capping without Impacting SLAs

BMC

Pierre

Fiorini

Insights into WWW Server Performance using Busy-Period Analysis

BMC

Pierre

Fiorini

Insights into WWW Server Performance using Busy-Period Analysis

BMC

Saqib

Syed

Inside Lotus Domino Server

BMC

Ted

Kicey

Effectively Managing Today's Storage

BMO

Dan A

Worsick

Predictive Performance - An Introduction to Modeling

BMO

Jonathan

Gladstone

IBM’s Mainframes: Life-Cycle and Recent Developments

BMO

Jonathan

Gladstone

Computing Platforms

BMO

Jonathan

Gladstone

Customer Experiences With Hiperdispatch And Soft Capping In IBM Mainframe Systems

BMO

Jonathan

Gladstone

A Real-World Application of Dynamic Thresholds for Performance Management.

BMO

Jonathan

Gladstone

Performance Comparison: Migrating from IBM System z9 to z10

BMO

Jonathan

Gladstone

Implementing Tivoli Decision Support for Performance Reporting and Capacity Planning

BMO

Thomas

Lo

Performance and Capacity Reporting    Using TDS/z and SAS

Brocade

David J

Lytle

BuzzFibreChannel – to 16G and Beyond

Brocade

Steve

Guendert

ESCON, FICON and Mainframe Performance

CA

Denise

Kalm

The Stork correlation Use & Abuse of Statistics in Performance & Capacity Planning

CA

Nancy

Hinich

What’s ITIL Got to do with it?

CA

Reg

Harbeck

Cumulo-Nimble: Mainframes and Cloud Computing

CA

Reg

Harbeck

Regulatory Compliance and the IBM Mainframe: Key Requirements

CA

Reg

Harbeck

Business Resilience Means Direction, Exchange, Evolution

CA

Reginald

Harbeck

Mainframe Continuity Planning

CA

Barry

Hemphill

A(please don't) Crash Course in Application Performance management

CA

Reg

Harbeck

Roles We Verse, All with CA Mainframe Chorus

CA Inc.

Denise

Kalm

THE MINIMUM DAILY ADULT The Right Metrics and the Wrong Metrics

Candle Corp

George

Dodson

And You Think You Have A StressfulEnvironment! (Stress Testing Distributed Systems)

Candle Corp

Steve

Samson

Workload Manager Goal Mode for the Trailing Edge

Candle Corp

Steve

Samson

The Evolution of Workload Performance Management in MVS

Candle Corp.

Joe

Calcada

Distributed Availability

Carleton University

Diwakar

Krishnurthy

Workload Characterization and Load Testing of Web-based Systems

CGI

Fernando

Martinez

Performance Considerations in Agile Products

CGI

Fernando

Martinez

Performance Requirements

CGI

Fernando

Martinez

IT Performance Management in a Financial Crisis

CGI

Fernando

Martinez

The financial cost of capacity planning: The impact of the new architectures.

CGI

John

Slobodnik

Using TeamQuest Model in an Oracle 10G RAC Environment

CGI

John

Slobodnik

Predictive Analysis in a Multi-Tier environment using Modeling.

CGI

John

Slobodnik

Workload Manager: Goal Mode Quickly!!! – A User Experience

CGI / Bell

John

Slobodnik

Application Performance Monitoring – One Approach

Check Point Canada

Kellman

Meghu

VoIP - Getting the Benefits, Without Sacrificing Security

Check Point Software Technologies Inc.

Kellman

Meghu

Software Blades

Checkpoint

Kellman

Meghu

How To Take Over A Nuclear Power Plant

Checkpoint

Kellman

Meghu

Open Performance Security Architecture Past and Future

Checkpoint

Kellman

Meghu

Defending the End User – Protecting your home, your employees, and yourself from emerging threats.

Checkpoint

Kellman

Meghu

Understanding Clustering Technologies

Checkpoint

Kellman

Meghu

Accelerating Security

CIBC

David

Banham

R – What every Capacity Planner and Performance Analysts Needs to Know

CMG Past President

George

Dodson

CMG Update - Changing & Refocusing

CMG Vice President

T. Leo

Lo

Strategic Directions and Goals of CMG

Cogeco

John

Slobodnik

How do you use your Performance Tools in your shop?

Cogeco Connexion

John

Slobodnik

imPACt  2016 Retrospective

Cogent Logic

Jeff

Lawson

Performance characteristics of Windows operating systems

Cole Software

David A

Day

Event Profiling Versus State Profiling, on z/OS

Computer Associates

Darrell P

Faulkner

FICON:Not Your Father's ESCON

Compuware

Andy

Jepeal

The People v Mainframe

Compuware

Christopher

King

Applications and the infrastructure that support them

Compuware

Christopher

Strand

Crossing the Bridge between Development and Quality Assurance

Compuware

Craig

Hodgins

The Mainframe is Dead, Long Live the Mainframe

Compuware

Craig

Hodgins

How to Survive the New Normal of the Mainframe

Compuware

Craig

Hodgins

Java Performance and Websphere

Compuware

Craig

Hodgins

DB2 Application Performance in the 21st Century

Compuware

Craig

Hodgins

Zen and the Art of Application Performance

Compuware

Gary

Kaiser

Distributed Application Performance Troubleshooting: A Guaranteed Approach

Compuware

Gery

Plourde

End User Response Time Monitoring Importance

Compuware

Jane

Sedgwick

S/390 Resource Utilization: Signs of the Time

Compuware

Michael

Taylor

Mobile end user experience

Compuware

Michael

Taylor

APM In The Cloud - Are You Ready?

Compuware

Michael

Taylor

Transaction Following Using PurePath

Compuware

Michael

Taylor

Agentless vs. Active agents

Compuware

Thomas A

Halinski

Performance Improvements “Things I Wish They’d Told Me 8 years Ago” – Visualized

Compuware

Michael

Taylor

Monitoring Transactions from End to End

Consultant

Anthony

Mungal

3rd Platform Infrastructures and Software Defined Storage

Consultant

Anthony

Mungal

Leveraging the New and Changing IT Infrastructure

Consultant

Anthony

Mungal

Storage: Cost, Classification and Processes

Consultant

Anthony

Mungal

Storage Performance: Changing Perspectives in the zEnterprise Environments

Consultant

Anthony

Mungal

A Usage Based Approach to Updating the FICON Infrastructure

Consultant

Anthony

Mungal

Evolving It infrastructures

Consultant

Anthony .

Mungal

On the Applicability of Subsystem Auto-Tiering on the High Performance Database Environments and Other I/O

Consultant

Erich

Bretholz Ph.D.,

Performance Tuning of Intranet/DB2 Applications

Correlsense

Alon

Ben-Shoshan

Discover Business Units of Work to Improve Effectiveness of Capacity and Performance Management

Correlsense Ltd

Alon

Ben-Shoshan

Business Transaction Management – The Next Generation of IT Performance Management

CPT

Eric

Brubaker

Sustainable Cost Reduction

Data Kenetics

Larry

Strickland

Managing Cost Optimization for all Platforms

Data Kinetics

Andrew

Armstrong

IT & Business Analytics

Data Kinetics

John

Baker

Are You A Speed Reader? – Optimizing Access to Tiered Storage

Datacore Software

Mark

Friedman

An introduction to SAN Capacity Planning

DataKinetics

Anton

Niemand

Technical Discussion On “In Memory Tables”

DataKinetics

Larry

Strickland

Performance aspects of HASH

DataKinetics

Larry

Strickland

In Memory Tables

DKL

John

Baker

Flash vs. Flash: What’s In It For Me?

eBusiness 1, Inc.

Kenneth J

Harper

Taking Care of eBusinessQuality Control of Large-Scale Web-Based Applications in Real-Time

Edgeworx Solutions Inc.

Wilfried

van Haeren

Introduction to Software Defined Networking(SDN)and how it will change the inside of your DataCentre forever

EMC

Anthony

Mungal

An Algorithmic Approach to Multi-tiering in Enterprise Storage Subsystems

EMC

Anthony

Mungal

Large Capacity Actuator Considerations

EMC

Anthony

Mungal

Multi-Core Computing and the Tiered Storage Model

EMC

Anthony

Mungal

On the Importance of I/O Parallelism and I/O Priority structures in z/OS Environments.

EMC

Anthony

Mungal

On the Importance of Infrastructure and Architecture in Storage Subsystems

EMC

Anthony

Mungal

A Comparison of Remote Copy Approaches: SRDF and PPRC Performance Testing 2

EMC

Anthony

Mungal

A Comparison of Remote Copy Approaches: SRDF and PPRC Performance Testing

EMC

Barbara

Robidoux

Enterprise Storage and the New Information Reality

EMC

Brett A

Quinn

RAID: Past, Present, and Future

EMC

Rene

Daoust

Short Topic: Understanding the Impact of ESCON Protocol Times

EMC

Rene

Daoust

A Comparison of Remote Copy Approaches: SRDF and PPRC Performance Testing 2

EMC

Rene

Daoust

A Comparison of Remote Copy Approaches: SRDF and PPRC Performance Testing

EMC

Tim

Michalski

RMF and SAR

EMC

Tony

Mungal

“Mainframe relevant features of the DASD subsystem”

EMC

Tony

Mungal

Storage Performance: What Really Matters

EMC

Tony

Mungal

Elements of I/O Subsystem Benchmarking

EMC

Tony

Mungal

On the performance considerations of Bursty Workloads

EMC Corporation

Anthony

Mungal

I/O Concurrency, I/O Bandwidth, Access Density and the Like

EMC Corporation

Miller

Dixon

Affecting Customer Workloads when "fast" becomes "faster" - Symmetrix version 4.8 Enhancements

Enbridge

Carl

Kyonka

 Why Monitor?

Enbridge

Jan

Warren

Performance Testing vs. Performance Monitoring

Enbridge

Janet

Warren

Implementing a Monitoring Approach

Enterprise Performance Strategies, Inc

Peter

Enrico

Introduction to Websphere MQ Performance

Enterprise Performance Strategies, Inc

Peter

Enrico

zIIPs and zAAPs - Understanding Transaction Flows and CPUMeasurements

EPV Technologies

Danilo

Gipponi

X-ray your systems

EPV Technologies

Danilo

Gipponi

Collecting and using SMF 113 and other MF metrics

EPV Technologies

Danilo

Gipponi

Saving Money (and your mainframe)

EPV Technologies

Danilo

Gipponi

Capacity Planning Issues in 2010

EPV Technologies

Fabio

Ottaviani

Collecting and using SMF 113 and other MF metrics

Fidelity

Erik

Ostermueller

Expose Performance Bugs in Any Running Java Process

FIS

Erik

Ostermueller

Java Performance Monitoring Tools

FIS Global (Mullen Award 2011)

Erik

Ostermueller

Performance Defects

GlassHouse Systems Inc

Andy

Walton

Top 7 Ways to Optimize Your Cloud

GlassHouse Systems Inc

Jim

Elliott

IBM’s New z14 and LinuxONE Announcement Overview

GlassHouse Systems Inc

Jim

Elliott

IBM Z Batch Network Analyzer (zBNA) Tool

GlassHouse Systems Inc

Jim

Elliott

Introducing the IBM z14™, the newest addition to the IBM Z® family

GlassHouse Systems Inc

Jim

Elliott

z Systems Hardware Update

GlassHouse Systems Inc

Jim

Elliott

z Systems Operating Systems Update 

GRECTECH

Chris

Greco

Cybersecurity, Capacity, and the Insider Threat

HDS

Yves

Coderre

Switched Storage Architecture Benefits & Storage Management Open Framework

Hewlet Packard (Canada)

Joseph

Belsanti

People, Places, Things: Web Presence for the Real World

Hewlett Packard

Lindsay

Parker

Achieving Control via Service Level Management in Distributed Environments

Hewlett Packard (Canada)

Steve

Shaw

Impact of the Itanium Processor on Server Capacity

Hewlett-Packard

Steve

Shaw

Architecting the Future: IA-64 Technology Overview

Hewlett-Packard (Canada) Ltd.

Lindsay

Parker

Performance Management within a UNIX/OPEN Systems Environment

HP

Paul

Patterson

Data Protection solutions that support customer's " Always on" demands

IBM

Bill

Nevill

ESS Performance

IBM

Ernest

Nachtigall

Using the IBM Mainframe Cryptogrphic Engines

IBM

Ernest

Nachtigall

CRYPTO 101: An Overview of Cryptography For the Beginner

IBM

Joe

Calçada

Monitoring the Hybrid Cloud

IBM

Joe

Calçada

Providing monitoring that is reliable, comprehensive and understandable

IBM

John

Anderson

Optimizing Your Oracle Investment

IBM

John

Anderson

Workload License Charge and the XSLM Standard

IBM

John

Anderson

Z900 presentation

IBM

Mike

Goodman

IBM Tivoli OMEGON XE on z/OS V4R2

IBM

Misty

Decker

Mainframe Skills Gap

IBM

Tom

Russell

Z10

IBM

Tom

Russell

How Mainframe CPUs Work

IBM

Tom

Russell

Web Server Mettle Test

IBM

Tom

Russell

WLM & Database Management – DB2 & Oracle

IBM / Kaiser Permanente

Frank

Bereznay

Forecasting Data Center Power Requirements: Tips from the Trenches

IBM Canada

Chuck

Henry

ERP (SAP, BAAN, Oracle, Peoplesoft etc.) on S/390

IBM Canada

Chuck

Henry

OS/390 V2R7 Update and R8 Preview

IBM Canada

Chuck

Henry

Computing using OS/390 - Domino, SAP R/3, Web Enablement

IBM Canada

Gord

Neill

Approaches For Optimizing Batch On System z

IBM Canada

Gord

Neill

zEnterprise update: Focus on zBX (Blade Extension)

IBM Canada

Gord

Neill

Besides The Processor...

IBM Canada

Gord

Neill

Framework for doing Capacity Sizing for IBM System z9 and zSeries Processors

IBM Canada

Gord

Neill

CSP 101: From Monoliths to Dinosaurs and Beyond

IBM Canada

Gord

Neill

Mainframe Specialty Engines

IBM Canada

Gord

Neill

The Mettle Test

IBM Canada

Gord

Neill

IRD (Intelligent Resource Director)

IBM Canada

Gord

Neill

Introducing the zAAP

IBM Canada

Jim

Elliott

Unleash the Full Potential of Linux and Open Technologies to Fuel New Innovation

IBM Canada

Jim

Elliott

IBM z13 Technical Overview

IBM Canada

Jim

Elliott

System z Family Product Update

IBM Canada

Jim

Elliott

IBM System z Update

IBM Canada

Jim

Elliott

Linux on System z - A Strategic View

IBM Canada

Jim

Elliott

Building a Dynamic Infrastructure –Trends and Directions for System z

IBM Canada

Jim

Elliott

Linux in a Server Environment

IBM Canada

Joe

Calçada

Open Source Monitoring of Private/Public Cloud Environments

IBM Canada

Milan

Babiak

Deliver a Memorable Technical Presentation

IBM Canada

Neil

Bunn

A Paradigm Shift in Computational Scaling

IBM Canada

Paul

Hall

Putting your z/OS Operational Data to Work

IBM Canada

Paul

Hall

Cloud with IBM z Systems

IBM Canada

Paul

Hall

Are you exploiting analytics to search and manage big data technologies

IBM Canada

Tom

Russell

New with WLM:IRD and zSeries

IBM Canada

Jim

Elliott

Product Presentation:New Software Pricing Options for IBM z Systems

IBM Canada  

Erwin

Bautista

IBM Machine Learning for z/OS: Turning Data into Insight, and Insight into Opportunity

IBM Global Services

T. Leo

Lo

Are You Ready for Tomorrow Today? Understanding Enterprise Network Transmission Techniques

IDERA

Robert

Vandervoort

Pragmatic Monitoring & Data philosophy and design therein

Inside Products

Nalini

Elkins

How Do TCP Profile Parameters Impact Performance?”

Intel

Kevin

Mulhall

Intel on Microprocessor Technology Trends

IntelliMagic

Brett

Allison

Restoring Data Storage Predictability

Intellimagic

John

Baker

A New Perspective on Enterprise Storage Tiers

IntelliMagic

John

Baker

The New Bottlenecks in Mainframe I/O

IntelliMagic

Todd

Havekost

Achieving CPU (& MLC) Savings through Optimizing Processor Cache

Intellimagic

Brent

Phillips

2018 RMF/SMF Analytics Status & Predictions

Intellimagic

Todd

Havekost 

2018 RMF/SMF Analytics Status & Predictions

ISM

Bill

Hart

VTS presentation

Kaiser Permanente(Mullen Award 2006)

Frank

Berezney

Did Something Change? Using Statistical Techniques to Interpret Service and Resource Metrics.

Kimberly Clark (Mullen Award  2003)

Ron

Kaminski

It's Not Always What You Say...

Kimberly Clark (Mullen Award  2003)

Ron

Kaminski

Planning and Auditing Your Firm’s Capacity Planning Efforts (Part 2)

Kimberly Clark (Mullen Award  2003)

Ron

Kaminski

Planning and Auditing Your Firm’s Capacity Planning Efforts (Part 1)

Leviathan Security Group

James

Arlen

High Frequency Trading

LightCyber/Telnet Networks

Amos

Green

Network Traffic Analysis Reveals Tools Attackers Use

Loblaw Companies Ltd.

Rod

Russell

Retail Capacity Planning

MBI Solutions

Debbie

Sheetz

Capacity Management Essentials: a Framework for Capacity Analysis

McKesson

Kevin

Martin

Adjusting RMPTTOM to Reduce SRM Overhead

McKesson

Kevin

Martin

Balancing Batch workloads and CPU activity in a parallel sysplex environment

Mercury Interactive

Hayden

Coomber

Ensuring application reliability,stability and a Positive End User Experience A Performance Testing/Tuning Methodology

Metron Athene

Charles

Johnson

VMware Capacity Management - Now the Dust is Settling...

Metron Athene

Charles

Johnson

VMware vSphere - Avoiding an Internal Storm?

MFJ Associates

Mario

Jauvin

Seeing it All at Once with Barry

Microsoft

Bruce

Cowper

The future of virtualization

Microsoft Canada

Graham

Flint

Technologies for Distributed Transactions

Microsoft Canada

Jeff

Dool

An Overview of the Microsoft Strategy & Windows DNA

MUFG Union Bank

Priyanka

Arora

Application Performance Management for Cloud Applications

MVS Solutions

John

Baker

Why did my job run so long?  Speeding Performance by Understanding the Cause.

MVS Solutions

John

Baker

Reduce MLC without Capping: Automating resourse Groups

MVS Solutions

John

Baker

What’s in Your Nest?More than ever – Less is More!

MVS Solutions

John

Baker

Performance Matters

MVS Solutions

John

Baker

Can Capacity Planning and Finance Co-exist?

MVS Solutions

Martin

Wills

Slash Your Monthly Software Costs

MVS Solutions

Martin

Wills

How Many JES2 or WLM Initiators Are Right?

MVS Solutions

Martin

Wills

Automating Batch and Saving Money

MVS Solutions

Murray L

Martin

Batch Workload Management in a S/390 Parallel Sysplex

NetDialog Inc. Canada

Wilfried

van Haeren

Performance Analysis of WAN based application delivery networks

Netscout

Russ

Currie

Unified Service Delivery - Transforming Performance Management

Network General

Glenn

Davies

How TCP Impacts Application Performance

Nortel

Vitaly

Levin

Secure Network Access: Real-time measurement of users compliance to policy

OpTier

Eva

Tuczai

Business Transaction Management

OpTier

Noel

Clarke

Optimizing Performance and Capacity in Private and Hybrid Clouds

OpTier

Yori

Lavi

SOA Monitoring & Performance Management Challenges

Oracle

Kenny

Gan

Database Cloud Consolidation,Application Performance Management and Application Quality Management with Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c

Oracle

Oleksiy

Razborshchuk

Changing perspective on database performance and capacity planning with Oracle Exadata technology

Oracle

Oleksiy

Razborshchuk

Real Application Testing - with Oracle Database 11g Enterprise Edition.

Oracle

Oleksiy

Razborshchuk

Oracle Performance and Capacity Considerations

Oracle

Ron

Marshall

Big Data Use Case - Finding a Needle in the HayStack

Oracle

Ron

Marshall

IPV6 - Why Can't We Just Be Happy With NAT?

Oracle

Ron

Marshall

Inifiniband Networking - The Need for Speed

Oracle

Ron

Marshall

Changing in a Flash - The Impact of Flash and Solid State Disks on Capacity and Performance Planning

Oracle

Ben

Reader

Introduction to Oracle Management Cloud Service

Oracle

Oleksiy

Razborshchuk

Oracle Real Application Clusters

ORSYP

Dilara

Buyuk

Workload Performance Management

ORSYP

Fabio

Gammerino

Workload Performance Management

Pedro Escosteguy Resources Inc.

Pedro

Escosteguy

Measuring Capacity (or How big is your foot?)

Pedro Escosteguy Resources Inc.

Pedro

Escosteguy

Capacity Planning Methodology (A Refresher) 

Predictive Networks

Wilfried

van Haeren

Network Latency and Application Performance

Project Performance Corporation

Robert

Haddad

Measuring Portal Usage

Project Performance Corporation

Robert

Haddad

Measuring Portal Usage

Project Performance Corporation

Robert

Haddad

Measuring Portal Usage

Radware

Carey

McClymont

Network Application Monitoring

RBC

Cliff

Johnson

Performance and Capacity Experiences with Websphere.

RBC

Craig

Hodgins

Simultaneous Multi Threading x2 (SMT2) on z/13’s 

RBC

Craig

Hodgins

System Performance Monitoring at RBC

RBC

Dan

Ledgerwood

A Customer compares Virtual Tape Solutions

RBC

Ken

Beauchamp

A Production Volume Test of a Large zOS WebSphere Application

RBC

Scott

Wardley

Solaris Virtualization

RBC

Simon

Cheung

Capacity Planning Experiences at the Royal Bank - CMOS, Parallel Sysplex

RBC

Stan

Dylnicki

Performance and Capacity Experiences with Websphere.

RBC

Stan

Dylnicki

Managing 2000+ Windows/NT servers in a WAN/LAN environment

RedSeal

Dr. Mike

Lloyd

Security Metrics that Don’t Suck

Riverbed

Jon

Webster

Hyper-Convergence Extended Beyond the Hype: to Your Remote and Branch Sites

Riverbed Technology

Steven

Flowers

Application acceleration over the WAN how to make 3000KMs feel like 30 meters

Royal & Sunalliance Insurance of Canada

Al

Marshall

IBM S/390 Workload Manager - User Experiences

Safeway

Chris

Lynn

Load Testing Is Easy. Good Load Testing Is Not.Preparation is the Difference.

SAS Institute

David

Yeo

Is Data Mining Merely Hype?

SAS Institute (Canada)

Nick

Welke

Understanding your web server's Misbehaviour

SAS Institute (Canada) Inc.

Nick

Welke

Managing Your IT Resources Effectively: "How to move beyond Performance Management to Service Delivery Management"

SDS

Patrick

Fournier

Mainframe Applications Going Mobile

Senmesoft

Gilles

Senecal

EPV and EADM

Shelter Insurance  (Mullen Award 2011)

Mike

Giglio

The Penguins Have Landed – Getting Started With Linux On System z

Sheridan College

Daniel

Saulnier

Developing Tools for Game Development: How to make tools that support your team

Shunra

Amichai

Lesser

Data Centre Consolidation

Softwareonz

Brian

Hoare

Product Presentation:Auto Soft Capping (ASC) – What is your Sub Capacity Pricing strategy?

Softwareonz

Brian

Hoare

Manage Your IBM Sub Capacity Pricing – Are You STILL Paying Too Much?

Spinniker Corporation

Kyle

Bergum

Stretch NT Cluster

STK

Bill

Gray

Measuring Virtual Tape Performance

STK

Kevin

Mann

Storage Strategy for the New Millennium

STK

Straty

Demakos

Storage Strategy for the New Millennium

Storage Technology Corporation

Mark

Lewis

Open Systems Storage Management: Evolution of Technology - Tape, Disk and LAN

StorageTek Canada -  Toronto

Frank

Vonasek

Virtual Tape Subsystem

StorageTek Canada Inc.

Bill

Gray

Preparing for Virtual Storage Management and Virtual Tape

Sun Microsystems

Dan

Marshall

Introduction to Throughput Computing and Solaris 10

Sun Microsystems

Robert

Miller

What is N1?

Sun Microsystems

Russell

Crook

Sun Server Architecture (Hardware and Software) and Vision for Future Large Scale Computing

Sun Microsystems

Russell

Crook

Java Technology Computing - Present and Future

Sun Microsystems

Russell

Crooke

Introduction to Throughput Computing and Solaris 10

Sun Microsystems  .

Matthew

Toal

Java and Network Computing

Syncsort/Metron-Athene

Charles

Johnson

Mainframe Capacity Management – Time to come out of the silo

Syncsort/Metron-Athene

Charles

Johnson

Shadow IT - Embrace and Accept or Not

Sysload

Emmanuel

Sauvion

Performance Management in Virtualized Environments (IBM AIX, SUN Solaris, VMware ESX specifics and similarities)

Teamquest

Jeff

Schultz

Capacity Management for your Entire Infrastructure:Physical, Virtual, & Cloud

TeamQuest

Joe

Rich

Modeling Multi-Tiered Applications

TeamQuest

John

Miecielica

IT Analytics and Big Data

TGT Software

Brian

O’Neill

Benchmarking eSoftware

Think Dynamics

Duncan

Hill

Avoiding the Next Generation Internet Bottleneck

Timusk.com Inc.

Martin

Timusk

Planning for the public Internet

TLQ Consulting

Tim

Quinlan

Dealing with Oracle Database performance issues: The Magic is in the Details

TMHR Consulting Inc.

Terry

Lewis

Oracle Performance Tuning for UNIX and Windows NT

Toronto Hydro

John

Slobodnik

CMG 2011 Highlights

Toronto Hydro

John

Slobodnik

Capacity Planning - Why do it?

Uptime Software

Alex

Bewley

Capacity Planning and Management in the Real World – Success and Failures that we see

Uptime Software

Peter

Dyer

Planning for the New Architecture: Performance, Capacity and Management

Uptime SoftwareIT Analytics and Big Data

Alex

Bewley

Capacity Planning in the Cloud:Does Capacity Planning Fundentally Change when Resources are Unlimited in the Cloud?

Vatic Technologies

Don

Melton

Don's Diatribe XVIII

Vatic Technologies

Don

Melton

Don's Diatribe XVII

Vatic Technologies

Don

Melton

Don's Diatribe XVI

Vatic Technologies

Don

Melton

Don's Diatribe XV

Vatic Technologies

Don

Melton

Don's Diatribe XIV

Vatic Technologies

Don

Melton

Don's Diatribe XII

Vatic Technologies

Don

Melton

Don's Diatribe XI

Vatic Technologies

Don

Melton

Don's Diatribe IX

Vatic Technologies

Don

Melton

Don's Diatribe VII

Vatic Technologies

Don

Melton

Don's Diatribe V

Vatic Technologies

Don

Melton

IT Issues That Still Keep Me Awake

Vatic Technologies

Don

Melton

Infrastructure Architecture: Who, What, Why, When and How

Vatic Technologies

Don

Melton

Architecting Computer Capacity Analysis as a Client/Server Application[ ... the shoemaker's children kick back ... ]

Virtual Instruments

Eric

Robitaille

Fibre Channel storage and SAN infrastructure optimization using instrumentation in real-time

VMWare

Michael

Burnett

Virtual Infrastructure

Web Analytica

Anna M

Long

An Introduction to Web Analytics for Performance Analysts and Capacity Planners

X-IO

Peter

Selin

Understanding storage in a VDI environment

 

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