Scott Courtney introduces the common Linux/UNIX text utilities, in a presentation intended for those who are comfortable with the mainframe command shells but new to Linux. Presented at SHARE 98 and at WAVV 2002. PDF
Linux and related applications running on IBM S/390 and zSeries mainframe hardware
Presentation by David Boyes on using the z/VM PROP facility to manage and automate Linux for S/390 and zSeries. PDF
- Review of PROP Functions
- PROP for Linux
- What Do We Automate?
- How Clever Can You Be?
- PLINUX: The Tool
- PLIng: Expanding PLINUX using ssh and syslog
Porting Globus to Linux on S/390
David Boyes' presentation "Got Grid? Globus on Linux for S/390" at VM/VSE Technical Conference, October 7-10, 2002.
A presentation on using Linux on zSeries by Scott Courtney at the ThinkLinux conference in Toledo, Ohio, October 2002. PDF
Presentation by David Boyes November 2002. PDF
From the presentation:
Dave’s Rule #1:
“Use the right tool for the job.”
Some systems are better at one thing than another
Using the right tool produces the best outcome seems obvious but when you produce hammers, everything looks like a nail
A presentation by David Boyes to the BEA Systems Seminar, November 2002. PDF
A presentation on mainframe Linux backups by David Boyes given 26 January 2004 at the MVMUA 30th Anniversary Meeting, NYC. PDF