According to the IBM i Marketplace Survey Results, handling IBM i skills depletion has appeared in the top three concerns for IBM i shops for the past two years. You have no desire to see the smooth-running operations you’ve put into place fall to pieces, but who’s going to fill your shoes?
Has your organization even considered what needs to happen before you say, “Hasta la vista, baby?”
In this 30-minute recorded webinar, our IBM i experts discuss the options available for managing operations before and after the IBM i talent retires. We’ll make suggestions for a smooth transition to your new operations strategy, including:
- Educational initiatives that can be put into place
- The new mindset for hiring
- Best practices for doing more with less staff
- Automation and monitoring to augment operations
- Integration of IBM i into the infrastructure
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Tom Huntington is Executive Vice President of Technical Solutions at HelpSystems, and a 27-plus-year veteran of the company. He works with business alliances, acquisitions and large customer relationships and ensures that the HelpSystems software works with other major software and hardware vendors worldwide.
Tom often speaks on enterprise scheduling, security, automation topics, IBM i technology, and the HelpSystems products, and hosts technical presentations on a variety of automation topics. He is the author of the HelpSystems IBM i Marketplace Survey and has written articles on automated operations, security, cloud computing, and business intelligence for leading trade journals and newsletters. He was named an IBM Champion in 2016 for over three decades of advocation and thought leadership on the IBM i platform.
Chuck Losinski, Director of Automation Technology for the Robot product line, has been with HelpSystems for nearly 20 years. He has over 30 years of experience in IT, including 25+ years on the IBM i platform. Chuck's background covers a wide variety of technical responsibilities, involving system implementation, programming, operations, and support. He is certified as an IBM System Administrator and as a HelpSystems Robot Certified Specialist.
Chuck has helped numerous customers automate business applications from Infor, Oracle JD Edwards, HBOC, RxClaim, Infinium, Fiserv, Jack Henry, and more. Currently he is the co-president of the local IBM i user group, QUSER.