Conference Schedule

   

Conference Schedule

Wednesday 05/04
Start Stop Track A Track B Track C Track D Track E
6:30p 7:00p Speaker Meeting
David Link
Players D
7:00p 10:00p Welcome Reception
Cascades Deck
Thursday 05/05
Start Stop Track A Track B Track C Track D Track E
7:00a 8:00a Breakfast
Master Foyer
8:00a 8:30a Welcome Meeting
Stuart Litel
Master's Ballroom
8:45a 11:00a H01. Hands-On Lab: HOL - Building an End-to-End Solution for Evaluating Sensor Data using IoT-Gateway and IBM's Bluemix
Alexander Koerner
Andreas Weininger

Heritage C
8:45a 9:45a A01. Don't make your Informix static - developers do's and don'ts tips
Alexandre Marini
Miguel Carbone

Players A
B01. An Index's Guide to the Universe
Brad Price

Players B
C01. Managing SSL Certificates for Informix
Gerry Cousins

Players C
D01. Parallel Sharding NoSQL data in TimeSeries
Jeff Laube

Players D
E01. Chat with Informix Field Technical Specialist
Scott Pickett
Carlton Doe

Heritage A
10:00a 5:00p Certification
Heritage D
10:00a 12:15p Certification Track - Prep for the Informix DBA
Pradeep Natarajan
Heritage B
10:00a 11:00a A02. Best Practices for Informix Development
Art Kagel

Players A
B02. Informix Roadmap And Vision For The Future
Pradeep Muthalpuredathe

Players B
C02. High Availability using HDR and Connection Manager
Mike Walker

Players C
D02. Support collection tools
Cary Wahlmeier

Players D
E02. Chat with Informix Architects
John Miller III
Mark Ashworth
Nagaraju Inturi
Scott Lashley
Shawn Moe
Sandor Szabo

Heritage A
11:15a 12:15p A03. JSON vs Structured Data - The Nitty Gritty of TimeSeries Storage
Darin Tracy

Players A
B03. DevOps for DBAs
Benjamin Thompson

Players B
C03. Many Ways to Manage Users
John Miller III

Players C
D03. May the Power be with you
Sandor Szabo

Players D
 
12:15p 1:15p Lunch
Master's Ballroom
1:15p 3:00p Big Data Revolution and Machine Learnings
Rob Thomas
Master's Ballroom
3:15p 5:30p H02. Hands-On Lab: HOL - Build Docker image for Informix, and setup HA cluster along with CM
Nagaraju Inturi

Heritage C
3:15p 4:15p A04. Leveraging Informix to Store IoT Sensor Data
Andrea Martinez

Players A
B04. Modernize your I4GL apps with Genero Enterprise – A customer’s perspective
Delane Freeman
Bryan Burchfield

Players B
C04. Multi-tenancy with Informix
Carlton Doe

Players C
D04. Informix Authentication Using Active Directory
Tom Girsch

Players D
 
4:30p 5:30p A05. Real implementation for secured environments
Vicente Salvador

Players A
B05. Informix Tools and Toys
Tom Beebe

Players B
C05. Informix REST API - Connect to Informix with ANY Development Environment that supports HTTP!
Brian Hughes

Players C
D05. DevOps - Automate your application build and deployment
Kevin Smith

Players D
E05. Chat with Informix Tech Support
Jeff Laube
Jacques Renaut
Cary Wahlmeier (Optional)

Heritage A
7:00p 10:00p Mini Golf Challenge
Mini Golf Course
Friday 05/06
Start Stop Track A Track B Track C Track D Track E
7:30a 8:30a Breakfast
Master Foyer
8:30a 9:30a A06. An update on the ONCONFIG file. What's new? What's changed? Best practices?
Art Kagel

Players A
B06. How to morph a Raspberry Pi 2 into a Powerful Sensor Data Cache and IoT Gateway
Alexander Koerner

Players B
C06. Spark Analytics with Informix
Pradeep Natarajan

Players C
D06. Query Acceleration at Light Speed - IWA is not just for Warehouses!
Sandor Szabo

Players D
E06. Chat with Informix product manager and sales lead
Karen Qualley
Steve Shoaf

Heritage A
9:00a 6:00p Certification
Heritage D
9:45a 12:00p H03. Hands-On Lab: HOL - John and Scott DIY from sensor to cloud
Scott Lashley
John Miller

Heritage C
9:45a 11:59a Certification Track - Prep for the Informix DBA
Pradeep Natarajan
Heritage B
9:45a 10:45a A07. Informix clusters...What does that $ONCONFIG parameter do?
Jacques Renaut

Players A
B07. Security Features in Informix 12.10
Gerry Cousins

Players B
C07. Enhanced Spatiotemporal Support for Moving Objects
Mark Ashworth
Mark Ashworth

Players C
D07. Fast and Free! - The best two characteristics for a Web Development Environment for Informix
Brian Hughes

Players D
 
11:00a 12:00p A08. SQL Turned Every Which Way But Loose!
Art Kagel

Players A
B08. Journey to the center of your Informix 4GL application
Eric Vercelletto

Players B
C08. Support collection tools
Cary Wahlmeier

Players C
D08. Hybrid Databases - More than just Hype?
Shawn Moe

Players D
E08. Chat with Informix Field Technical Specialist
Scott Pickett
Carlton Doe

Heritage A
12:00p 1:00p Lunch
Master's Ballroom
1:00p 3:15p H04. Hands-On Lab: HOL - Get your hands dirty with SSL!
Gerry Cousins

Heritage C
1:00p 2:00p A09. Spark Analytics with Informix
Pradeep Natarajan

Players A
B09. IOT Security
Gary Ben-Israel

Players B
C09. All About Informix Replication
Nicholas Geib

Players C
D09. Informix Roadmap And Vision For The Future
Pradeep Muthalpuredathe

Players D
 
2:15p 3:15p A10. How to Run Informix in a Monster Virtual Machine
Lester Knutsen

Players A
B10. Hidden options
Cary Wahlmeier

Players B
C10. How does HDR work?
Jacques Renaut

Players C
D10. Introducing Genero® Enterprise v3.00
Delane Freeman

Players D
E10. Chat with Informix Architects
John Miller III
Mark Ashworth
Nagaraju Inturi
Scott Lashley
Shawn Moe
Sandor Szabo

Heritage A
3:30p 4:30p A11. SQL Execution Plans: Informix versus SQL Server and Oracle
Alex Cheng

Players A
B11. All About Informix in the Cloud
Nicholas Geib

Players B
C11. Loooong Checkpoints - what to know, where to look, what to do?
Jeff Laube

Players C
D11. Mysteries of PAM
Gustavo Castro

Players D
 
4:45p 5:45p IDS 12.10 Flexible Grid Sharding
Radomir Hulka
Players B
7:00p 10:00p Pool Party
Pool
Saturday 05/07
Start Stop Track A Track B Track C Track D Track E
7:00a 8:00a Breakfast
Master Foyer
8:00a 9:45a Looking across Data, Cloud, and Engagement
Jerry Keesee
Master's Ballroom
9:30a 5:00p Certification
Heritage D
10:00a 12:15p H05. Hands-On Lab: HOL - Expedition through connectivity: Java, PHP, Python, Ruby, and Node.js
Kevin Smith

Heritage C
10:00a 11:00a A12. NoSQL Analytics: JSON Data Analysis and Acceleration in MongoDB World
Shawn Moe

Players A
B12. Highly Successful Performance Tuning of an Informix Database
Tom Lehr
Brad Price

Players B
C12. Using Timeseries and JSON to handle Weather stations
Cary Wahlmeier

Players C
D12. Informix Connection Manager
Tom Beebe

Players D
E12. Chat with Informix Tech Support
Jeff Laube
Jacques Renaut
Cary Wahlmeier (Optional)

Heritage A
11:15a 12:15p A13. Using Informix to create Cloud DB Service and Edge Computing Service
Shawn Moe

Players A
B13. Creating Custom OAT Monitoring and Reports
Jeff Filippi

Players B
C13. Spinlocks: Spiraling performance, why you should detect and fix the Most Common Situations
Scott Pickett

Players C
D13. Experience with Auto Update Statistics
Benjamin Thompson

Players D
E13. Chat with Informix product manager and sales lead
Karen Qualley
Steve Shoaf

Heritage A
12:15p 1:15p Lunch
Master's Ballroom
1:15p 3:30p H06. Hands-On Lab: HOL - I have my data...Now what? Leveraging R to understand data in Informix.
Kevin Smith

Heritage C
1:15p 2:15p A14. Highly available REST Listener for JSON TimeSeries & -Collections in a Dockerized environment
Philippe Schaller
Alexander Körner

Players A
B14. Tools & Technologies for Building the Internet of Things
Mike Walker

Players B
C14. Guardium and Informix, Enhanced Security
Scott Pickett

Players C
D14. Informix Node.js Native Driver
Cary Wahlmeier

Players D
 
2:30p 3:30p A15. Informix SQL Performance Tuning Tips
Jeff Filippi

Players A
B15. Security Features in Informix 12.10
Gerry Cousins

Players B
C15. New Sysmaster Queries to Monitor and Tune - What I have learned in the last year
Lester Knutsen

Players C
D15. How to Perform Your Own Performance Benchmark Testing
Gustavo Castro

Players D
E15. Chat with Informix Tech Support
Jeff Laube
Jacques Renaut
Cary Wahlmeier (Optional)

Heritage A

   

Tutorial Schedule

Sunday 05/08
Start Stop  
7:00a 1:00p Registration

Masters Registration Desk
8:00a 9:00a Breakfast

Master's Ballroom
9:00a 12:00p T01. Multi-tenancy with Informix
Carlton Doe

Players A
T03. Informix Replication Workshop
Nagaraju Inturi

Players B
T05. Considering Informix Warehouse Accelerator for your Enterprise?
Darin Tracy

Players C
T07. Creating a Smart Gateway for the IoT with Raspberry Pi
Pradeep Natarajan
Andrea Martinez

Players D
12:00p 1:00p Lunch

Master's Ballroom
1:00p 4:00p T02. No-SQL and SQL sharding in Informix
Carlton Doe

Players A
T04. John & Scott's Performance Tutorial
Scott Lashley
John MIller

Players B
T06. Application Development using a Hybrid Database
Shawn Moe

Players C
T08. Unknown or TBD
Unknown or TBD

Players D