UIIPA – Our 34th Year!

UIIPA – Our 34th Year!

Utah IBM i Professionals Association

A Case for Business Preparedness / Why & How to use Node.JS on IBM i

Date: Wednesday, December 12th, 2018
Time:
11:00am – 11:45am – A Case for Business Preparedness (Tony Wilde)
11:45am – 12:30pm – Why & How to use Node.JS on IBM i (Greg Patterson)
12:30pm – Catered Lunch
Location: ADP Salt Lake City – 2835 Decker Lake Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84119 [Directions/Parking Info]
 
Lunch Sponsors:
 
Fesche Solutions
 
 
TAOS – Team Assist Outsourcing Solution
 
Presenters:
– Tony Wilde – Business Development Manager and a Corporate Trainer at Utah Disaster Kleenup
– Greg Patterson – Modernization Specialist at Fresche Solutions
Topics:
– A Case for Business Preparedness (Tony Wilde)
– Why & How to use Node.JS on IBM i (Greg Patterson)
Who Should Attend: Developers, Admins, Account managers, support staff, and more – all are welcome.


A Case for Business Preparedness

Bio: Tony has been with Utah Disaster Kleenup since May 2013. He is a Business Development Manager and a Corporate Trainer. His focus is assisting commercial and healthcare clients recover from catastrophic disasters to minor misfortunes.

Prior to UDK, Tony worked for the State of Utah’s, Division of Emergency Management. He taught private sector businesses in planning for disasters using Business Continuity Planning or BCP. He is also a certified trainer of C.O.O.P. or Continuity of Operations Planning.

Along with BCP and C.O.O.P., Tony has trained thousands of private citizens on personal preparedness.

Tony grew up and lives in the Sandy/Draper area of the Salt Lake Valley.

He is a newlywed and the father of seven children, 25 to 16. He is hoping to be a grandpa sometime soon.

Why & How to use Node.JS on IBM i

Bio: Greg Patterson has been in the IT field for 18 years, the last 10 with Fresche Solutions where he is currently a Modernization Specialist.

In addition to business development activities, Greg also coordinates pre-sales technical demonstrations and discussions, performs business analysis, and is sometimes involved at the coding level for specific projects.

Greg has a deep knowledge of Fresche products from his time spent in support as a Senior Technical Support Specialist.