Post-Con Event

IBM i Day
Jesse Gorzinski, Clark Everetts, Erwin Earley

Come join us at php[world] for a full day dedicated to exploring PHP on IBM i. Spend the day with your peers learning from the experts from IBM and Zend / Perforce.

This post-con day is a single-track event hosted on Oct 25th. It requires a separate ticket, which can be purchased independently or alongside a conference ticket.

Session topics include:

  • An overview of the capabilities of PHP on IBM i
  • Building web applications that use your IBM i data.
  • Leveraging existing business logic from your ILE programs and artifacts.
  • The three pillars of modernization: extending data consumption; augmenting existing applications with web interfaces, and enabling IBM i to host business-ready open-source solutions.
  • What you need to know about IBM’s increasing use of open source with the IBM i platform.
  • How you can use the features in Zend Server to rapidly build and manage applications on the IBM i platform.
This will be a fun and informative day and includes coffee, tea, and lunch. Sign up now to join us!

Speakers include:

Erwin Earley, Senior Solutions Consultant, Zend by Perforce — Erwin offers more than 20 years of experience working in the IBM i community, as an IBM employee and now with Zend by Perforce. Jesse Gorzinski, Business Architect, Open Source on IBM i, IBM — Jesse works for the IBM i development lab as the Business Architect of open source technologies. Clark Everetts, Senior Professional Services Consultant, Zend by Perforce — Clark has been using PHP on a daily basis for 14 years and training people on how to use it with platforms, including IBM i, for 11 years.