Profound Logic at POWERUp 2024: Navigating Future IT Landscapes

Are you ready to turbocharge your IT knowledge and connect with industry leaders at POWERUp 2024? Get ready for an unforgettable experience at the greatest IBM i and Power Systems education event of the year. 

We’re not just attending – we’re leading the charge with insightful sessions led by Vice President of Product Management, Brian May and our visionary CEO, Alex Roytman. And don’t forget to visit us at Booth 204 in the expo!  

Let’s dive into what we’re bringing to the conference and how your attendance can benefit you.

Profound Logic’s Insightful Sessions at POWERUp 2024

This year, our sessions at POWERUp are carefully designed to empower, enlighten, and inspire. Here’s a sneak peek at what our VP, Brian May, and CEO Alex Roytman will cover: 

Maintaining an IBM i Development Staff in a Changing World 
On Monday, May 20, at 9:15 AM CDT, the session “Maintaining an IBM i Development Staff in a Changing World” will tackle the evolution of IT from a cost center to a pivotal business asset. Key discussion points will include: 

  • Experience Breakdown: Get the lowdown on building a well-rounded dev team. 
  • Managing Turnover: Learn to turn this challenge into a strategy for stability. 
  • Telecommuting: Master the art of balance in remote work dynamics. 
  • Staff Development: Foster a culture of continuous improvement. 
  • Talent Acquisition: Navigate the nuances of hiring and keeping top tech talent. 

Intro to Modern Application Integration via API 
The following day, May 21, at 9:15 AM CDT, “Intro to Modern Application Integration via API” will shift focus to the indispensability of APIs in contemporary IT frameworks. Key insights will include: 

  • API Essentials: Why APIs are more crucial than ever. 
  • Integration Tactics: Common challenges and innovative solutions. 
  • Legacy Modernization: Replace outdated systems with agile, robust APIs. 
  • Implementation Blueprint: Components of a successful API strategy. 

Breaking Up a Monolith 
Continuing our sessions, on Thursday, May 23, at 9:15 AM CDT, “Breaking Up a Monolith” addresses the daunting task of deconstructing massive RPG programs that are holding back your business agility. Key learnings will be: 

  • Refactoring Techniques: Start deconstructing with confidence. 
  • Pitfall Prevention: Identify and navigate common traps. 
  • Procedure Optimization: Organize your codebase for maximum efficiency. 


On Thursday, May 23, at 10:30 AM CDT, join our CEO Alex Roytman for a thought-provoking discussion on the transformative potential of integrating AI into legacy IBM i systems. Participants will explore cutting-edge strategies for enhancing operational efficiency, improving user experience, and fostering innovation within their organizations. We will showcase real-world examples and practical steps to seamlessly incorporate AI technologies, ensuring businesses not only keep pace with current trends but also set the stage for future advancements. Join us to discover how to breathe new life into your existing infrastructure and unlock a new realm of possibilities with AI.
  • AI Integration Strategies: Practical approaches to incorporate AI seamlessly.
  • Enhancing Efficiency: Utilizing AI to streamline operations and reduce costs.
  • Improving User Experience: How AI can create a more intuitive user interface.
  • Driving Innovation: Leveraging AI for new capabilities and solutions.

Meet Us at the Expo: Booth 204

Beyond our educational sessions, make sure to visit Profound Logic at Booth 204 in the Expo. This is your opportunity to meet our CEO Alex Roytman and other team leaders, get hands-on with the latest IBM i technologies, and learn how our Profound Products and Partnerships can benefit your business. The expo is a hub of innovation and networking, offering unparalleled access to new technologies and expert insights. 

See you at POWERUp 2024!

POWERUp 2024 promises to be a pivotal event for anyone in the IBM i community. Whether you’re looking to sharpen your technical skills or stay ahead of cutting-edge trends, Profound Logic is here to guide you through these evolving IT landscapes. Join us for deep dives into essential topics that are sure to enrich your professional journey. 

Don’t miss this opportunity to enhance your ability and network with industry leaders. Register now for POWERUp 2024 and secure your spot! Let’s ignite your professional growth together at this key event. 

Are you ready to join us and make IT happen? Let’s power up your journey at POWERUp 2024! 

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