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S.E. School June-July 1971 (IBM Australia)
Definitely still the “white shirt” era at IBM!
Who are all these handsome IBM systems engineers?
IBM Australia General Systems Division ‘Think Big’ meeting Sydney (mid 1970s)
This GSD meeting was part of the campaign with a “think BIG” theme.
This was in the IBM System/3 era, 1976 or 1977, as a precursor to the radical IBM System/38
then in its last few years of development, and announced in October 1978, leading on to
the highly successful IBM AS/400 and iSeries and System i over following decades,
Perspectives Program 14-18 October 1985 (IBM Australia)
Demonstrating my liking for gaudy shirts!
My role supporting the IBM System/38 and, later, the IBM AS/400
in the IBM Australia/New Zealand and Asia/Pacific region
System/38 Teach The Teacher (T3) class October 1979 Hong Kong
(IBM S.E Asia Region – SEAR)
at the time when the first IBM System/38 machines were being delivered.
I was instructor for this S/38 country technical specialists’ class in SEAR region
and it was my first exciting trip to an Asian country.
In the late 1980s and early 1990s I was the AS/400 Program Manager
at the IBM Asia Pacific South Systems Centre (a group managed by Chris Ellenby)
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An interactive map showing the geographic distribution of members by suburb/postcode is available here: https://www.mapcustomizer.com/map/IBM%20QCC
Further work is needed to fix some missing or incorrect postcodes but this map provides a useful guide to where QCC members reside.
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Our second newsletter for 2019 features:
The Newsletter is available for viewing/download here: IBM QCC VIC Newsletter – May 2019
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