Welcome You To
User Group (UK)
Royal Museum of Scotland
change to rooms.
No Smoking anywhere inside buildings.
Coffee / Lunch arrangements.
Remember, museum in public use.
Please vacate building promptly at 5pm.
News & Events
successful launch, but better next time.
plans to build on today.
Chester, October 5
WBI & MQ UG UK
Hursley, July 7
Free IBM Middleware Event
London, July 14
Free Candle WebSphere Developer Days in June
Web App Performance & Tuning
Q&A, Links, Topic Voting.
WBI & MQ UG
at IBM Hursley
For details and registration please see
IBM Business Integration Trends and Directions
with focus on what’s next in WebSphere MQ
and WebSphere Business Integration Message Broker
Alan Powell & Mark Taylor, IBM Hursley Lab
Steve Bolam, Integration Architect, Vodafone
User Contact and Requirements
Ed Fletcher and Nick
User Chair and Group Requirements secretary
what are they and a focus on some
of the more popular ones.
Tim Sennitt, IBM Hursley
what is it and how has it been
Tim Pickrell, IBM Hursley
Using MQ is a large re
Dave Upton, Fidelity
Straight thru processing using Message Broker
Jerome Fellow, Fidelity
Tetti Pandelias, IBM
Web Services at BT
Jon Calledine, British Telecommunications
Implement a SOA using an Enterprise Service Bus (Residency and Redbook)
Chris Nott, IBM
WBI Message Broker
Business Process Management
What’s new in WBI Message
Peter Burton, IBM
Continuous Business Process Management
Using WBI Modeling
Message Broker discussion
including migration to v5
What’s new in WebSphere
MQ Workflow v3.5
Klaus Dienhart,IBM Hursley Laboratory
Please, please, please be prompt!
Mobile phones & pagers
silent, vibrate please.
IBM WebSphere Management
Feedback forms & gifts.
we can possibly repeat if demand.
Don’t be shy!
Did I mention to be prompt?
Vendor Stands & Demo’s
Bowstreet & NetInfo
Two companies combining to
Supercharge WebSphere Portal Development.
Candle, an IBM company
one of the worlds largest
software & services companies, helping companies optimize the
performance of their systems & applications, as well as reducing
solution costs & complexity.
technology providers to IBM for WSAM: used for deep
Problem Determination and Performance Improvement
WebSphere portfolio, including Portal, Commerce, WBI (end Q3);
CICS; IMS (end Q3); & 3rd party Java apps.
design, implement and support IT
infrastructure based on hardware and software solutions, driving down
your cost of ownership, making your information more available and
managing/minimising the risk to your business.
Vendor Stands & Demo’s
an IT services & consulting firm that specialises in
Commerce, CRM & enterprise bespoke
solutions on time and to budget.
provides fault management featuring automated, real
time root cause and business impact analysis of problems across,
networks, applications and the business services they support.
widely regarded the leader in enterprise Java application
management through monitoring of large
scale & complex java
applications & portals.
Thank you & enjoy the day.
Come on England!!!
WUG UK AGM
User Group (UK)
A Year in Review
New Mission Statement & Goals (see Handout).
Meetings, i.e.format, content, support.
Website, e.g.Topic voting, Q&A, Links.
A year of firsts
Biggest meeting yet
First free meeting
First collaboration with GSE
First WUG UK SIGS
we’re making good progress.
Consolidate on 2003/4
a formula that works.
depends on you:
More links, Forum, Review section?
More high profile speakers & more topics you vote for.
Increased collaboration with user group partners
WBI&MQ UG UK, GSE, GWC.
The platform’s almost in place
we hope for greater
participation during & between meetings.
Reduce overhead by simplify processes & improving tools.
As if it wasn’t hard enough…. WebSphere v6, Web
Services, SOA, Grid & Utility Computing, Blade, Linux,
WBI F, UML2, MDA.
Policy doc ratified.
Election of WUG UK Board.
Financials (audit delayed)
Income & Expenditure Account
For Year Ending 31
Excess of income over expenditure for year
WUG UK Balance Sheet
As At 31
Less Current Liabilities
Net Current Assets
Total Assets Less Current Liabilities
Accumulated Fund 01 June 2003
Add Excess Income Over Expenditure For Year
Thank you for your time &
If you want more info or have ideas,
please let us know.
Now for the real business of today!