Welcome to the OCEAN User Group

The Orange County Educational Advancement Network, Inc., better known as just OCEAN, is a non-profit user group and one of the largest and most pro-active IBM Power Systems Midrange user groups in the western states with over 400 members.

Who we are - Our primary mission is to serve as an affordable educational source on the IBM Power Systems technology through monthly guest speakers and our annual technical conference and seminar. We are a non-profit corporation and are not sponsored by any vendor including IBM Corporation.


We meet the third Tuesday of the month, January through November.
Our meetings are normally at National University at 3390 Harbor Boulevard Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1502, from 6:00PM – 8:30PM.