Conference Schedule

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Sunday 04/21
3:00p 8:00p Registration Open
Exhibit Hall hallway
6:30p 7:00p Speaker Orientation
(for speakers only)
Sierra rooms
Hosted by Mr David Link
7:00p 10:00p Welcome Reception
Grand Ballroom
Monday 04/22
Start Stop Track A Track B Track C Track D Track E Track G
7:00a 7:00p Registration Open
Exhibit Hall hallway
7:00a 8:00a Breakfast
Exhibit Hall Hallway
8:00a 9:30a IBM Informix Software: Ready for business, ready for big data
Bob Picciano
Grand Ballroom
9:30a 9:45a Break
Exhibit Hall Hallway
9:45a 11:55a Pure Systems using IBM Workload Deployer
Nagaraju Inturi
Santa Fe 4
9:45a 10:45a A01. Informix hidden columns - purpose, mechanics and use of ROWID, CRCOLS, and ERKEY
Andreas Legner
Sierra 6
B01. IDS - differences between versions
Henrique Lima
Balboa 1
C01. How to use more of your memory
Doug Lawry
Sierra 5
D01. Backup and Restore . Faster and Easier with Informix 12.1
Hyun-Ju Vega
Cabrillo Salon 1
E01. Reducing data governance complexity, protecting data from security breaches, and reducing costs
Cindy Fung
Balboa 2
G01. Genero - develop dynamic screen layouts with the Abstract User Interface
Reuben Barclay
Cabrillo Salon 2
10:00a 5:00p Certification Exams
Private Dining Room
10:45a 10:55a Refreshment Break
Exhibit Hall Hallway
10:55a 11:55a A02. What's New in IBM Informix 12.10?
Jerry Keesee
Cabrillo Salon 1
B02. What is RAID, Tips to define Infrastructure, case study, tips for choosing Ontape or Onbar
Celso Cabral Coimbra
Sierra 6
C02. Application performance tuning
Khem Chander
Sierra 5
D02. Ehcache: Java's Most Widely-Used Cache
Gary Ben-Israel
Balboa 1
E02. IBM InfoSphere BigInsights: Taking Hadoop to the Enterprise
Tom Deutsch
Balboa 2
G02. How Genero has been used to modernize parts of an old 4GL application
Gvran Carlsson
Cabrillo Salon 2
12:00p 1:00p Lunch
Rio Vista Pavilion
1:05p 5:45p Explore New Features in Grid and High Availability
Nicholas Geib
Santa Fe 4
1:05p 2:05p A03. IBM Informix best practices session on Server tuning and troubleshooting from I/O perspective
Vijay Lolabattu
Sierra 6
B03. Use cases that leverage what.s new in IBM Informix 12.10
Mahesh Dashora
Michael Pintus
Cabrillo Salon 1
C03. "Using Security Best Practices with Informix"
Mark Jamison
Sierra 5
D03. Informix Warehouse Accelerator Architectural Options for Optimal Performance
Keshava Murthy
Balboa 1
E03. Big Data and Big SQL for Informix professionals
Leon Katsnelson
Balboa 2
G03. Genero deployment strategies
Thomas Palmer
Cabrillo Salon 2
2:05p 2:15p Break
Exhibit Hall Hallway
2:15p 3:15p A04. DBA Intranet - Web based monitoring tool
Jan Dryak
Balboa 1
B04. Large Informix Database Migration with No or Minimal Downtime
Yunyao Frank Qu
Constantino Cremidis
Sierra 5
C04. IWA configuration & deployment in real world
Vicente Salvador
Sierra 6
D04. May I use your current location? Understanding the importance of Informix Spatial
Shawn Moe
Cabrillo Salon 1
E04. IBM Cognos Dynamic Query Engine
Nigel Campbell
Balboa 2
G04. Mobile: creating mobile applications with Genero - three scenarios.
Mark Rees
Cabrillo Salon 2
3:15p 3:35p Refreshment Break
Exhibit Hall Hallway
3:35p 4:35p A05. Smarter Support driving Better Business Outcomes
Al Martin
Cabrillo Salon 1
B05. Sync Vs. Check - Which is best for you?
Ron Privett
Balboa 1
C05. Building Mobile Mission-critical applications on Informix (Real-case study).
Salvador Cuadras
Vicente Salvador
Sierra 6
D05. Operational Analytics on Informix: Architecture and Performance evaluation
Jantz Tran
Keshava Murthy
Sierra 5
E05. PureApplication System
Richard Wozniak
Balboa 2
G05. Designing graphical reports with Genero
Shawn Moe
Cabrillo Salon 2
4:35p 4:45p Break
Exhibit Hall Hallway
4:45p 5:45p A06. Query Optimizer Enhancements in 12.1
Bingjie Miao
Ajaykumar Gupte
Cabrillo Salon 1
B06. Getting PHP and PDO_Informix to Play Nicely: An Intro
Tom Beebe
Sierra 5
C06. Pushing the Envelope: Adventures in Upgrading Informix Legacy Systems the "New" way
Jeremy Bowman
Balboa 1
D06. Enhanced security though more grandular administration
Jonathan Leffler
Sierra 6
E06. IBM Mobile Database, the details
Piyush Gupta
Balboa 2
G06. Building SaaS applications with Genero Cloud
Stephen Sykes
Cabrillo Salon 2
7:00p 10:00p Conference Party
Grand Ballroom
Tuesday 04/23
Start Stop Track A Track B Track C Track D Track E Track G
7:00a 7:00p Registration Open
Exhibit Hall hallway
7:00a 8:00a Breakfast
Exhibit Hall Hallway
8:15a 11:55a Crash Course on Enterprise Replication
Vijay Lolabattu
Santa Fe 4
8:15a 9:15a A07. InfoShpere Streams and Informix
Jacques Roy
Sierra 5
B07. Web Application Security
Tom Beebe
Sierra 6
C07. Implementing BiTemporal Data Using Informix
Art Kagel
Cabrillo Salon 1
D07. Using SQL Execution Plans for Performance Tuning in Informix 11.7
Alex Cheng
Balboa 1
E07. Big Data Discovery with IBM's InfoSphere Data Explorer
Mike Pointer
Balboa 2
G07. Application modeling with Genero Studio
Thomas Palmer
Cabrillo Salon 2
9:00a 5:00p Certification Exams
Private Dining Room
9:15a 9:30a Break
Exhibit Hall Hallway
9:30a 10:30a A08. Understanding new OLAP functions support in IBM Informix 12.10
Bingjie Miao
Sierra 5
B08. Visualizing your data with the graphical tools of IBM Informix
Pradeep Natarajan
Sierra 6
C08. Onlog
Paul Watson
Balboa 1
D08. What's New in IBM Informix 12.10?
Jerry Keesee
Cabrillo Salon 1
E08. IBM Mobile Database solution
Piyush Gupta Farr
Balboa 2
G08. Genero Studio advanced: more sophisticated 'apps-in-a-snap' with Business Application Modeler.
Christophe Meyer
Cabrillo Salon 2
10:30a 10:50a Refreshment Break
Exhibit Hall Hallway
10:50a 11:50a A09. Internal and External tables: Tips and tricks to make it faster
Pradeep Natarajan
Cabrillo Salon 1
B09. Easier than ever to move applications to Informix 12.1
Mahesh Dashora
Shawn Moe
Sierra 6
C09. Engaging Informix Users with Open Source
Jan Husar
Sierra 5
D09. Designing 4GL forms with the new WindowsBuilder. based LyciaFormDesigner.
Hubert Hoelzl
Balboa 1
E09. Use and Benefits of using InfoSphere Optim Query Capture and Replay with IDS.
Mark Jamison
Balboa 2
G09. Leveraging the Java ecosystem with Genero
Mark Rees
Cabrillo Salon 2
11:50a 1:00p Lunch
Rio Vista Pavilion
1:05p 5:45p Informix Warehouse Accelerator administration in OAT
Sumanth Rajagopal
Nancy Weir
Santa Fe 4
1:05p 2:05p A10. Informix Connection Manager Best Practices
Nicholas Geib
Cabrillo Salon 1
B10. All About Informix Private Server - Tips, Tricks & Traps
Jonathan Leffler
Sierra 6
C10. As Easy as ABC! The Performance Made Easy Button - Lessons Learned
Nadir Doctor
Sierra 5
D10. Practical tips to improving corporate project visibility using Genero
David Salazar Sandova
Balboa 1
E10. Leveraging Optim Data Growth/Test Data Management solution
Vineet Goel
Balboa 2
G10. Genero Studio:I4GL modernization made easy
Laurent Galais
Cabrillo Salon 2
2:05p 2:15p Break
Exhibit Hall Hallway
2:15p 3:15p A11. Operational Analytics in Informix: Adding Value to your Transactional Environment
Frederick Ho
Cabrillo Salon 1
B11. Using IBM Guardium with IBM Informix for enhanced security
Jeffrey Bohm
Sierra 6
C11. How IBM Informix is Playing a Critical Role in IBM Research
Ulrich Finkler
Kevin Brown
Sierra 5
D11. WebSphere Foundation - The Big Picture
Jagan Karuturi
Balboa 1
E11. Why your business needs to look at Genero now.
Richard Wozniak
Balboa 2
G11. Genero Studio: Create your own templates for Business Application Modeler
Reuben Barclay
Cabrillo Salon 2
3:15p 3:35p Refreshment Break
Location TBD
3:35p 4:35p A12. Indexing techniques: which one to use when
Eric Vercelletto
Sierra 5
B12. Discover the power of Recursive SQL and query transformation with IBM Informix 12.1
Ajaykumar Gupte
Balboa 1
C12. Best Practices for Iformix Developers
Art Kagel
Balboa 2
D12. IBM Informix on the go, Integrating Informix with mobile devices
John Miller III
Cabrillo Salon 1
E12. All about ALARM_ALL_EVENTS : What does a DBA need to know?
Ron Privett
Sierra 6
G12. Mobile: creating connected mobile applications using Genero
Morgan Ho
Cabrillo Salon 2
4:35p 4:45p Break
Location TBD
4:45p 5:45p A13. Problem solving made easy with IBM Informix debugging tools
Sanjit Chakraborty
Sierra 5
B13. Checklist for troubleshooting a slow Informix query
Hyun-Ju Vega
Sierra 6
C13. Building a Hierarchical Data Model Using the Latest IBM Informix Features
Ajaykumar Gupte
Balboa 2
D13. Monitoring your database with the combined power of sysmaster and sysadmin
John Miller III
Cabrillo Salon 1
E13. Dynamic Configuration Tuning
Mark Jamison
Balboa 1
G13. Genero Mobile: create native, connection-less, mobile applications for smartphones and tablets
Leo Schubert
Cabrillo Salon 2
7:00p 10:30p Casino Night
Grand Ballroom
Wednesday 04/24
Start Stop Track A Track B Track C Track D Track E Track G
7:00a 1:00p Registration Open
Exhibit Hall hallway
7:00a 8:00a Breakfast
Exhibit Hall Hallway
8:00a 9:30a A View From The Director's Chair
Jerry Keesee
Grand Ballroom
9:30a 9:45a Break
Exhibit Hall Hallway
9:45a 11:55a Hands on Experience to migrate from Competitive Databases to Informix
Pradeep Natarajan
Santa Fe 4
9:45a 10:45a A14. Across platform data Syncing using Merge and External Tables
Kate Tomchik
Sierra 5
B14. Informix 12.1 speeds up queries on TimeSeries data with IBM Informix Warehouse Accelerator
Frederick Ho
Sierra 6
C14. Useful Business Analytics SQL operators and more.
Nita Dembla
Balboa 2
D14. Replication in 12.10 (Part 1) . The Flexible Grid
Madison Pruet
Cabrillo Salon 1
E14. Informix TimeSeries Data Management
Xiang BJ Su
Balboa 1
G14. Genero - everything you need to know that never quite got documented.
Reuben Barclay
Cabrillo Salon 2
10:00a 5:00p Certification Exams
Private Dining Room
10:45a 10:55a Refreshment Break
Exhibit Hall Hallway
10:55a 11:55a A15. IBM Mobile OpenAdmin Tool for Informix
Sumanth Rajagopal
Balboa 1
B15. Informix TimeSeries for Smart Meter Big Data
Xiang BJ Su
Balboa 2
C15. Everything you wanted to know about 'indexing' in IBM Informix
Scott Lashley
Sierra 6
D15. Replication in 12.10 (Part 2) - Clusters
Madison Pruet
Cabrillo Salon 1
E15. Cloud Computing at the Enterprise Level with Informix
Dan Nieman
Sierra 5
G15. Genero Customer Council
Unknown or TBD
Cabrillo Salon 2
12:00p 1:00p Lunch
Rio Vista Pavilion
1:05p 5:45p RSS implementations
Young-Yi Tan
Santa Fe 4
1:05p 2:05p A16. IBM Mobile OpenAdmin Tool for Informix
Sumanth Rajagopal
Balboa 2
B16. Informix in Cloud Environment
Nagaraju Inturi
Sierra 6
C16. What's new in IBM Informix TimeSeries in 12.1
Jacques Roy
Cabrillo Salon 1
D16. Intel in the Era of Big Data, A Viewpoint from the Beginning of the Stack
Jim Fister
Sierra 5
E16. ER made so easy that even Oracle DBAs can understand it
Paul Watson
Balboa 1
G16. Genero Customer Council
Unknown or TBD
Cabrillo Salon 2
2:05p 2:15p Break
Exhibit Hall Hallway
2:15p 3:15p A17. Informix Network Encryption
James Edmiston
Sierra 5
B17. Deep dive into interval and rolling window partitioning in IBM Informix
Keshava Murthy
Cabrillo Salon 1
C17. Using MACH-11 Replication to Migrate a Data Center
Tom Girsch
Sierra 6
D17. Informix Warehouse Accelerator and data mart administration in OpenAdmin Tool
Sumanth Rajagopal
Nancy Weir
Balboa 1
E17. Using Hibernate to build applications for Informix
Nita Dembla
Balboa 2
G17. Genero Customer Council
Unknown or TBD
Cabrillo Salon 2
3:15p 3:35p Break
Exhibit Hall Hallway
3:35p 4:35p A18. Informix Deep Compression - Save Money Reducing Storage Costs
Celso Cabral Coimbra
Balboa 1
B18. IBM Informix Warehouse Accelerator Now Include Trickle Feed
Keshava Murthy
Sierra 5
C18. Getting the Most from Storage Optimization
Tom Girsch
Sierra 6
D18. Everything you want to know about Disaster Recovery
Darin Tracy
Cabrillo Salon 1
E18. The invisible database: embedding Informix
Jack Parker
Balboa 2
G18. Genero Customer Council
Unknown or TBD
Cabrillo Salon 2
4:35p 4:45p Break
Exhibit Hall Hallway
4:45p 5:45p Ask the Experts
IBM Lead Architects
Cindy Lichtenauer - moderator
Cabrillo Salon 1

Note: The conference schedule is subject to change.