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



Register for the meetings you plan to attend

The next MRMUG meeting will be:

Thursday July 21, 2016:


Topic - IBM Integrated Multivendor Support

IBM Integrated Multivendor Support offers simplified maintenance for non-IBM hardware.

IBM® Managed Support Services - multivendor technical support services - integrated multivendor support (IMS™) provides hardware maintenance for non-IBM storage, server, and networking hardware. IMS extends the product life of non-IBM hardware by delivering level 1 support, level 2 support, and parts for non-IBM hardware that is not covered by warranty.

Learn how Integrated Multivendor support from IBM offers a smarter way to manage the support costs of your non-IBM server, storage, and networking equipment.

Speaker – John Trommater - IBM Services Representative


Important information if you are still running V5R4 or V6R1!

Support for V6R1 ended on September 30, 2015!
·   Service Extension for V6R1 is available at an additional cost.  Software Maintenance is a required pre-requisite for Service Extension.

Extended support for V5R4 has been extended to Spetember 30, 2017
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Support for V5R4 ended on September 30, 2013.
·   IBM rcently announced that Service Extension for V5R4 wil be extended until 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