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The WebSphere MQ family enjoys a vibrant and active online community. Please join us to share your expertise, ask questions, expand your professional network and make new friends!
developerWorks WebSphere MQ Forums
- WebSphere MQ
Vibrant online community covering all aspects of WebSphere MQ from programming right through to security & administration, server environments to mobile devices.
- WebSphere MQ File Transfer
Community focused on use of WebSphere MQ's managed file transfer capabilities.
- WebSphere Message Broker
Buzzing community covering all aspects of WebSphere Message Broker from developing message flows and .NET nodes to hosting highly available message brokers.
Independent online forums
One of the oldest online MQ communities.
- Vienna MQ List Server
The oldest online community which operates as a mailing list. You must be a subscriber to post. From the Archive page, select "Join or leave the list" to manage your subscription.
- Global WebSphere Community
GWC coordinates all of the WebSphere user groups world-wide, hosts forums and blogs as well as producing original content, seminars, videos and webcasts.
There are several IBM and independent events each year featuring WebSphere MQ content and education. We will attempt to keep this section up to date but where possible links to the sponsor organizations Events calendar will be provided so you can check the sources directly. Know of one we missed? Broken link? Please let us know in the comments!WebSphere Technical Conference
- October 15th to 18th, BerlinIMPACT Comes to you events
- by geographyIMPACT 2013
- April 28th to May 2nd 2013, Las Vegas
Get social with WebSphere MQ!
You can follow and interact with WebSphere MQ on several social platforms which you can find linked here. Also listed are links to related accounts which often feature MQ-related news and content.Official IBM Twitter accounts
- @IBM_WMQ - IBM WebSphere MQ support news, updates, and information. Hashtag #wmq.
- @IBM_Broker - IBM WebSphere Message Broker support news, updates, and information.
- @IBMImpact - #IBMImpact 2012: Innovate, transform and grow your business. Registration is open! Also, read their blog.
- @WebSphere_eHelp - IBM WebSphere Electronic Support offers tools and resources to improve your ability to install, use and maintain IBM software efficiently and cost-effectively
- @ibm_eSupport - Transforming the way you interact with IBM Support! IBM has developed many smart sites & online tools to help you prevent problems or quickly resolve issues!
- @IBMRedbooks - The official Twitter feed of IBM Redbooks. This account is administered by @LizaRamo and @MartinRTP
- @IBMSoftware - IBM Software team. News and community conversations around #IBMSoftware. More at http://ibm.co/qnarrN
- @developerworks - IBM's premier Web site for Java, Android, Linux, Open Source, PHP, Social, Cloud Computing, Google, jQuery, and Web developer educational resources.
- @SmartSOA - Sharing information about SOA, #WebSphere, #BPM, Connectivity, events, papers, and more!
Independent Twitter accounts
- @mqttorg - MQ Telemetry Transport #mqtt, a lightweight, low-power/bandwidth, publish/subscribe messaging protocol for sensors, mobile devices, and the Internet of Things.
- MQonTV - Videos about IBM WebSphere Connectivity products from the MQ family - WebSphere MQ, File Transfer, Message Broker, and more. Also at ibm.com/webspheremq/tv.
- IBM WebSphere and CICS Support - Stay on top of news, updates and technical information for the WebSphere and CICS suite of products. Become a fan today and be a part of our growing community of clients, developers and support personnel!