• September 22, 2019

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  • Kyle Beausoleil

    Kyle Beausoleil3 Posts

    Kyle Beausoleil is an engineer working on z/OS projects, predominantly dealing with storage solutions. He often visits Massachusetts colleges attempting to reach out to students who have never considered a career on the mainframe and helps interns with the transition from the classroom to the office.

Events Rocket.Build

Rocket.Build 2019: Raising the bar year after year

Some of my favorite memories as a kid were family picnics in the summer.  From a kid’s perspective, it’s clear why. I had more friends and family to play with than usual, and I could eat as much food as I wanted (an obvious win.) But underneath it all, what I loved was the freedom […]

SHARE Events Mainframe

Thoughts from SHARE Sacramento 2018: Bringing the Mainframe to the Millennials

On Tuesday, I gave a talk at SHARE that was designed to spur conversation. The topic was Millennials and Generation Z. Specifically, how to find and train them. Typically, the conversation that this creates comes in the form of Q&A with the audience. Plenty of people share their own experiences, point out their assumptions, and […]

IBM Z13 Mainframe

This is the Dawning of the Age of…Mainframers?

A lot of people ask me what I think about mainframes.  While I’d love to pretend it’s because my insight has a reputation for excellence, the real reason is because of my age.  I’m 24 years old, and not many millennials are aware of the mainframe – and even fewer consider it a field with […]