Summary: IBM’s recent acquisition of Instana will help businesses better manage the complexity of modern applications that span the hybrid cloud landscape. Special attention is being paid to ensure that IBM Z workloads can participate as first-class citizens in this journey to true observability. In this session, leaders from Instana and IBM Z will showcase what progress has already been made, but the primary focus will be a forward-looking discussion of what comes next for this integration.
Speaker: Taylor Donner is a Product Manager at IBM, where he is currently the lead product owner for Z APM Connect, a transformational tool that brings cloud application owners visibility into the mainframe. He is interested in all things AIOps, Z, and Hybrid Cloud.