Topic: IBMi and Web 2.0

Date: Tuesday November 17th, 2009
Time: 5:30 (Deli snack) - 6:00 (Meeting)
Location: IBM-Southfield
18000 West Nine Mile Road
Southfield, MI 48075 (map)
Your Computer with Internet Access
Webinar page
Phone number:
1-877-421-0038 Pass Code 941422
Speaker:Tim Rowe
Notes:Web 2.0 PDF file

Wikis, blogs, AJAX, The Long Tail... What is Web 2.0? And how does it related to IBM i? Web 2.0 is considered to be the second wave of the World Wide Web and its services. Web 2.0 highlights the role of the web as a platform, as well as a social collaborative medium for connecting people with other people, their content, media, and products.

Learning Objectives:

  1. In this session we'll look at various Web 2.0 applications and concepts to help define what Web 2.0 is all about.
  2. Then we'll briefly explore how Web 2.0 can be produced and consumed with IBM i.

About the Speaker

Tim Rowe

Tim Rowe has been working with IBM for 19+ years within the IBM i family in Rochester , Minnesota . He spent many years working on the Work Management portion of the operating system before moving into Web based middle ware on IBM i eight years ago. He is currently a Senior Software Engineer with technical leadership responsibilities for integrating Web based middle ware into the IBM i operating system. These responsibilities include the IBM HTTP Server, Web Administration GUI interface, Integrated Web Application Server for i, and Web Service Server for i. He is also a COMMON Subject 2Matter Expert for Web applications.