I am a Mainframer

I am a Mainframer

By Open Mainframe Project
"I Am A Mainframer" podcast series explores the careers of those in the mainframe ecosystem. Hosted by Steven Dickens, WW Sales Leader - LinuxONE at IBM, each episode is a conversation that highlights the modern mainframe, insight into the mainframe industry, and advice for those looking to learn more about the technology.

The podcast is sponsored by the Open Mainframe Project, which is a Linux Foundation project that aims to build community and adoption of Open Source on the mainframe by eliminating barriers to Open Source adoption on the mainframe, demonstrating the value of the mainframe.
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I am a Mainframer: Eric Chevalier
In today’s episode of the “I Am A Mainframer” podcast, Steven Dickens sits down with Eric Chevalier of Viking Software Solutions. On this podcast, Eric discusses his journey with the mainframe, bringing Linux onto the platform, advice to young people who are just beginning their journey, and where he sees the Mainframe going in the future.
27:40
June 23, 2020
I am a Mainframer: Sebastian Wind
In today’s episode of the “I Am A Mainframer” podcast, Steven Dickens sits down with Sebastian Wind, System Design at DATEV eG.  On this podcast, Sebastian discusses his journey with the mainframe, the Open Mainframe Intern Program, becoming an IBM Champion, and where they see the Mainframe going in the future.
16:37
May 19, 2020
I am a Mainframer: Shashank Motepalli
In today’s episode of the “I Am A Mainframer” podcast, Steven Dickens sits down with Shashank Motepalli, Ph.D. student at the Univerity of Toronto and Open Mainframe Project Intern Alumni.  On this podcast, Shashank discusses his journey with the mainframe, the Open Mainframe Intern Program, and where they see the Mainframe going in the future.
18:25
April 22, 2020
I am a Mainframer: Vaughn Marshall
In today’s episode of the “I Am A Mainframer” podcast, Steven Dickens sits down with Vaughn Marshall, Sr Principal Product Manager at Broadcom Inc.  On this podcast, Vaugh discusses his journey with the mainframe, Zowe, and where they see the Mainframe going in the future.
22:48
March 25, 2020
I am a Mainframer: Panel Discussion with Len Santalucia, Todd Schofield, and Jay Desai
In today’s episode of the “I Am A Mainframer” podcast, Steven Dickens sits down with Len Santalucia, Todd Schofield, and Jay Desai.  The panel discusses their journey with the mainframe,... The post I am a Mainframer: Panel Discussion with Len Santalucia, Todd Schofield, and Jay Desai appeared first on Open Mainframe Project.
40:12
January 28, 2020
I am a Mainframer: Jordan Cain
In today’s episode of the “I Am A Mainframer” podcast, Jeff Bisti sits down with Jordan Cain. Jordan is a Software Developer at IBM and a committer on the Zowe... The post I am a Mainframer: Jordan Cain appeared first on Open Mainframe Project.
22:14
December 18, 2019
I am a Mainframe – Elizabeth Joseph
In today’s episode of the “I Am A Mainframer” podcast, Jeff Bisti sits down with Elizabeth Joseph. Elizabeth is an author, systems engineer, and developer advocate at IBM working on... The post I am a Mainframe – Elizabeth Joseph appeared first on Open Mainframe Project.
23:26
November 20, 2019
I am a Mainframer – Rose Sakach
In today’s episode of the “I Am A Mainframer” podcast, Jeff Bisti sits down with Rose Sakach. Rose is a Product Manager at Broadcom.  Rose tells Jeff about her journey... The post I am a Mainframer – Rose Sakach appeared first on Open Mainframe Project.
25:32
October 23, 2019
I am a Mainframer – Jeanne Glass
In today’s episode of the “I Am A Mainframer” podcast, Steven Dickens sits down with Jeanne Glass. Jeanne is the CEO at VirtualZ Computing.  Jeanne tells Steven about her journey... The post I am a Mainframer – Jeanne Glass appeared first on Open Mainframe Project.
28:09
September 18, 2019
I am a Mainframer – Stephen D. Hassett
In today’s episode of the “I Am A Mainframer” podcast, Steven Dickens sits down with Steve Hassett. Steve is the COO of GT Software.  Steve tells Steven about his journey... The post I am a Mainframer – Stephen D. Hassett appeared first on Open Mainframe Project.
28:38
July 31, 2019
I Am A Mainframer – Usman Haider
In today’s episode of the “I Am A Mainframer” podcast, Steven Dickens sits down with Usman Haider. Usman is a masters student at NUST University in Pakistan and an alumni... The post I Am A Mainframer – Usman Haider appeared first on Open Mainframe Project.
20:09
April 30, 2019
I Am A Mainframer – Alex Kim
In the latest episode of the “I Am A Mainframer” podcast, Steven chats with Alex Kim from Vicom. Alex tells Steven about his journey to the mainframe, how The Open... The post I Am A Mainframer – Alex Kim appeared first on Open Mainframe Project.
23:03
March 27, 2019
Andy Youniss: I Am A Mainframer
    In our latest episode of the “I am a Mainframer” podcast, Steven chats with Andy Youniss from Rocket Software. Andy co-founded Rocket back in 1990, and has served... The post Andy Youniss: I Am A Mainframer appeared first on Open Mainframe Project.
29:51
February 14, 2019
Sujay Solomon: I am a Mainframer
In our latest “ I am a Mainframer” interview series, Steven Dickens, WW Sales Leader – LinuxONE at IBM, chats with Sujay Solomon. Sujay has been in the Mainframe industry... The post Sujay Solomon: I am a Mainframer appeared first on Open Mainframe Project.
26:39
October 2, 2018