Master the Mainframe – Meetup

We are proud to present you a Master the Mainframe Meetup on 22th November 2018 in Erlangen.

Info about the meetup:

When? 22th November 2018, 18:00 (MEZ)
Where? Blaues Hochhaus, LME Bildlabor (01.134), Martensstr. 3, 91058 Erlangen
Registration: cs5-mainprog@fau.de

Maybe you want to join us? You only have to bring your notebook, we serve Pizza and Mate!

What ist Master the Mainframe?

You will participate in a challenge based competition with your own computer. You will also receive Master the Mainframe badges when you complete the Part 2 and Part 3 of the challenges. And, it’s fun! With interactive, hands-on activities, you will learn about this technology who controls 80% of world’s data.

What is a Mainframe?

Industry relies on the mainframe for their speed, reliability, scalability, and unmatched security. Mainframes are critical to the success of a wide range of industries for high-speed cloud computing, real-time analytics, and more.

Here are some examples of how enterprises in different branches use mainframes in their daily business:

    • 44 out of the top 50 worldwide banks
    • 10 out of the top 10 insurers
    • 18 out of the top 25 retailers
    • 90% of the largest airlines

Also, 80% of the world’s data runs on mainframes (vs laptops or other servers) and 87% of all credit card transactions are processed via mainframes ($7.7 trillion per year).

You can read more about the Master the Mainframe at
https://ibm.biz/masterthemainframe.