Mid-Range Michiana Users Group










 Computers

The Michiana Mid-Range Users Group meets on the third Thursday of every month except December for presentations and round table discussions related to IBM System i and other mid-range systems.  Watch this page for topic and location information.

Meetings will be held at noon at

CIBER Innovation and Technology Center
4100 Edison Lakes Parkway, Suite 240
Mishawaka, IN  46545

Lunch will be provided by Ciber, LLC



Register for the meetings you plan to attend

The next MRMUG meeting will be:

Thursday July 25, 2019: <-- Note, date has changed

TOPIC: IBM Multivendor Support

Shai Arrington, IBM Technology Support Services Sales Leader will talk to us about IBM Multi-vendor IT support.  Please join us and learn more about this IBM offering.

Multi-vendor IT support services from IBM can help you simplify IT support management by streamlining multiple OEM and vendor contracts to a single vendor with the expertise to care for all your technology support needs. Improve availability, resolve issues quickly and reduce outages with IBM's proactive, reactive, onsite and remote support for your multi-vendor data center and across your IT environment.


Looking Forward - Here are the topics that we plan to cover for the next few months:
July 18, 2019 -     
IBM Mulit-Vendor Support
August 15 2019 - Roundtable (discussion: RDi follow-up, Selling your IBM vision to                      management, inhibitors)




Please note the following important information

V7R1 was withdrawn from marketing on September 30, 2017

Support for V7R1 ended on April 30, 2018
·   Service Extension for V7R1 is available at an additional cost.  Software Maintenance is a required pre-requisite for Service Extension.

Support for V6R1 ended on September 30, 2015

·   Service Extension for V6R1 was available at an additional cost through September 30, 2018.  Software  Maintenance is a required pre-requisite for Service Extension.

Extended support for V5R4 ended September 30, 2017

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   Support for V5R4 ended on September 30, 2013.
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   Service Extension ended September 30, 2017.


MRMUG Membership

  • Corporate Membership (unlimited)    $100 per year
  • Individual Membership                     $50 per year

If you would like to join MRMUG, send an e-mail with your name, company name, and contact information to one of the following board members, or just sign up for a meeting and show up!

Craig Nelson                   cnelson@ciber.com
Jim Manuszak                JAManuszak@hotmail.com
Kathy Rogina                 
kathyrogina@gmail.com  
Vicki Pawloski                vpawloski@ciber.com
Stephanie Thomas          mrmugug@gmail.com