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                Agenda Adabas & Natural User Group
            

Agenda Adabas & Natural User Group

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Monday, May 30

Enjoy lunch and start networking with your peers to kick off this year's event.
ARNO THEISS
General Manager Adabas & Natural, Software AG

GUIDO FALKENBERG
SVP Product Management, Software AG

ELI COHEN
Senior Director of Product Management, Software AG

Software AG’s Adabas & Natural 2050+ initiative addresses the main challenges of running business-critical core applications on Adabas & Natural. In this session, you will learn how the initiative has evolved with new products and capabilities that address IT cost savings, database security, cloud transformation, hybrid modernization, API enablement, data integration, DevOps and talent management.

ZVONIMIR IVANETIC
Global Customer Success Architect, Software AG

Explore Adabas & Natural on the cloud and the cloud transformation journey. This session will focus on the new cloud architecture blueprint for the Google Cloud Platform. You will see how to deploy and operate Adabas & Natural in Google Cloud and what areas need to be considered when setting up infrastructure services. Virtual machine-based cloud deployments as well as modern cloud native deployments in Google Kubernetes Service will be covered. See a live demonstration of Adabas & Natural in the Google Cloud.

ELI COHEN
Senior Director of Product Management, Software AG

Discover what's new with Natural as the Natural team has continued to innovate to support the 2050+ initiative. ​In this session, you will learn how to use new features for Natural on all platforms. Topics include: security, features requested by customers, databases supported enhancements, and NaturalONE. A demo of the new features for Natural for Ajax will be given. ​

Enjoy our coffee break in the Partner Marketplace, network with your peers, meet product experts and discover what our sponsoring partners have to offer.

JESPER ORLAND 
Integration Architect, Tryg

Discover how to improve development, find new opportunities with Git & GitLab, Eclipse plugins, static code analysis, code base clean-up and new environments.

JÜRGEN LIND
Senior Director Product Management, Software AG

See the latest roadmaps for the Adabas Family of products. Topics to be covered in detail include database security products for mainframe and Linux. In addition, you will get insights into the upcoming Adabas Cluster for Linux and the Adabas Manager.​Finally, you will see a live product demonstration of Adabas Manager.

HELEN CONSTANTINIDES
Group CIO, AVBOB Mutual Assurance Society

Business needs more agile and adaptive IT. Modern applications are the remedy to pursue change and adaptability. We share our journey and our rise to satisfy employee productivity, better serve our customers and give our developers a means to release software faster.

Tuesday, May 31

DANIEL BIERMAN
Principal Product Manager CONNX, Software AG

Join us for a review of the capabilities released in CONNX 14.6. Discover what's coming in the October release. In this session, we will share enhancements completed and coming for Event Replicator for Adabas. Learn how you can contribute and influence the roadmaps for CONNX and Event Replicator for Adabas.

DANIEL BIERMAN
Principal Product Manager CONNX, Software AG

Join the session and let's get back to basics! Where do organizations store most of their data today? Can that data be easily accessed? What is the value data virtualization can bring your organization? Does your organization have a cloud strategy and specifically data warehouses in the cloud? How can you support your organization with CONNX?

ILAN HIRSCHOWITZ
Senior Systems Engineer, Software AG

In this session, we will showcase the successful implementation of replicating real-time Adabas data to an Operation Data Store in Oracle.

Enjoy our coffee break in the Partner Marketplace, network with your peers, meet product experts and discover what our sponsoring partners have to offer.

ZVONIMIR IVANETIC
Global Customer Success Architect, Software AG

Discover the new product Adabas Cluster for Linux & Cloud. I will explain how the product can provide high availability and consistency for Adabas in a cluster. You will see how an Adabas Cluster is configured and established, as well as how the cluster behaves in case of a node failure. The session will include a live demo of the major capabilities of the new product.

LUCIANO PIMENTA
Global Customer Success Architect, Software AG

Learn how Adabas Encryption for Linux works and what are the pre-requisites for implementing the solution. Also, security related, the session will give an overview of Natural working together with Adabas RBAC (Role Based Access Control).​The session also includes a comprehensive Demo part where you will learn how to secure and encrypt your Adabas databases.

Enjoy our lunch break in the Partner Marketplace, network with your peers, meet product experts and discover what our sponsoring partners have to offer.

JÜRGEN LIND
Senior Director Product Management, Software AG

In this presentation you will get an overview of database security. Why is database security needed? What are the different aspects of database security?​ Subsequently you will be presented with the Adabas database security products on z/OS.​ Finally we will give a short live demo about Adabas Auditing for z/OS.

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ZVONIMIR IVANETIC
Global Customer Success Architect, Software AG

Many customer are operating modern Web and API based applications in the cloud. This session will show how customers in a hybrid cloud environment can integrate mainframe data residing in on-premises data centers. It will show how CONNX can be leveraged to access and virtualize mainframe data and how the webMethods API and iPaaS offering of Software AG can be used to close the integration gap between modern cloud apps and mainframe data on prem.

Enjoy our coffee break in the Partner Marketplace, network with your peers, meet product experts and discover what our sponsoring partners have to offer.
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TRENTON HEALEY
Information Management Officer, Department of Home Affairs (Australia)

Using modern toolsets and devops, we've continued to harness the potential of our systems and uplift our applications to deliver enhanced capabilities and new functionality. Continuing our legacy of Adabas and Natural systems combined with devops tools, we're delivering innovative ways to accelerate development and drive worldwide leading products. The outbreak of Covid changed the landscape of how people will be travelling internationally. Learn how we leveraged our existing assets and systems to further improve travel capabilities by honing our testing coverage, automating delivery and adopting agile strategies.

BORIS KEMP 
Director Product Strategy, Betasystems

We will explain what customers can do (and have done) to reduce their dependency on Broadcom CA products.

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Wednesday, June 1

GADI BENEDEK
Director Product Management, Software AG

webMethods EntireX and ApplinX provide a cost-effective and efficient path for IT modernization and API enablement—whether you need to integrate mainframe assets into process applications, elevate them to the digital economy, or make it available across your organization by providing access from a simple browser-based web terminal, a modern front-end application, enterprise-wide web services, or externally through Application Programming Interfaces (APIs).​In this session you will hear about the new capabilities and strategic direction you should expect for both ApplinX and EntireX with regards to modernization, API enablement, Cloud & Containers and High-Availability solutions.

GADI BENEDEK
Director Product Management, Software AG

webMethods EntireX and ApplinX are key participants in any Mainframe modernization and API enablement project—whether you need to integrate mainframe assets into process applications, or make it available across your organization, or even externally, through Application Programming Interfaces (APIs).​This session will show how customers, that are already operating modern Web and API based applications in the cloud can integrate valuable mainframe business logic residing on-premises. It will show how ApplinX and EntireX can be leveraged to access mainframe screens and subprograms and how the webMethods API and iPaaS offering of Software AG can be used to close the integration gap between modern cloud apps and on prem mainframe.

* customer presentations will be assigned to specific time slots soon. Customers include companies like Alte Oldenburger, Department of Home Affairs Australia, Bank Leumi, Ministry of Transportation and more...
Enjoy our coffee break in the Partner Marketplace, network with your peers, meet product experts and discover what our sponsoring partners have to offer.
* customer presentations will be assigned to specific time slots soon. Customers include companies like Alte Oldenburger, Department of Home Affairs Australia, Bank Leumi, Ministry of Transportation and more...

INGO BRANDES
TravelBASys

Roadmap of the travelbasys system in the recent years and how API enablement helps us to integrate the complex world of travel related systems and sources.

Enjoy our lunch break in the Partner Marketplace, network with your peers, meet product experts and discover what our sponsoring partners have to offer.
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Grab a drink and snack and meet with your peers, our product experts and partners in the Partner Marketplace.

Thursday, June 2

MATTHIAS MÜHLBAUER
Principal Consultant, Software AG

Imagine your team working in parallel on Natural modules, deploying changes independently, and doing it faster, more reliably, and with more quality. This session will show you from scratch a real-life scenario of how NaturalONE, Gitlab and Jenkins can work together to achieve these goals. Furthermore, the topic of advanced branching will find its appropriate place.

Enjoy our coffee break in the Partner Marketplace, network with your peers, meet product experts and discover what our sponsoring partners have to offer.

ZVONIMIR IVANETIC
Global Customer Success Architect, Software AG

This session will give an overview about Adabas & Natural on the cloud and the cloud transformation journey. It will focus as a masterclass on the cloud architecture blueprints for the Azure Cloud. You will learn in detail how A&N can be deployed and operated within Azure Cloud and which areas need to be considered to choose the right infrastructure services. The session covers virtual-machine-based cloud deployments as well as modern cloud native deployments in Azure Kubernetes Service and will include live-demos to demonstrate the capabilities of A&N in the Azure Cloud.

Enjoy our lunch break in the Partner Marketplace, network with your peers, meet product experts and discover what our sponsoring partners have to offer.

ZVONIMIR IVANETIC
Global Customer Success Architect, Software AG

This session will give an overview about Adabas & Natural on the cloud and the cloud transformation journey. It will focus as a masterclass on the cloud architecture blueprints for the Azure Cloud. You will learn in detail how A&N can be deployed and operated within Azure Cloud and which areas need to be considered to choose the right infrastructure services. The session covers virtual-machine-based cloud deployments as well as modern cloud native deployments in Azure Kubernetes Service and will include live-demos to demonstrate the capabilities of A&N in the Azure Cloud.

LUCIANO PIMENTA
Global Customer Success Architect, Software AG

In this masterclass you will have the opportunity to get more details about possible architectures to achieve scalability, high-availability and disaster recovery for A/N. You will see the details about Adabas RBAC and Natural Trust. Also, lots of details on monitoring your Adabas environment. The performance and tuning section is full of helpful information and relevant hints for improving your Adabas/Natural environment.

Enjoy our coffee break in the Partner Marketplace, network with your peers, meet product experts and discover what our sponsoring partners have to offer.

LUCIANO PIMENTA
Global Customer Success Architect, Software AG

In this masterclass you will have the opportunity to get more details about possible architectures to achieve scalability, high-availability and disaster recovery for A/N. You will see the details about Adabas RBAC and Natural Trust. Also, lots of details on monitoring your Adabas environment. The performance and tuning section is full of helpful information and relevant hints for improving your Adabas/Natural environment.

Check back for more information soon.

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