IDUG DB2 Tech Conference in Denver, Colorado, USA 2012
    Denver Colorado Convention Center, Denver, Colorado
    May 14-18, 2012

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    DB2 for z/OS Futures Speed SIG

    Session Number: 332
    Track: Technical Networking Opportunities
    Session Type: Technical Networking
    Primary Presenter: Jeff Josten [IBM]
    Co-Presenter: John Campbell [IBM DB2 for z/OS Development]
    Co-Presenter 2: Terry Purcell [IBM Silicon Valley Lab]

    Room 107 & 109 => Thu, May 17, 2012 (04:00 PM - 05:30 PM)

    Speaker Bio: Haakon Roberts has 25 years' experience working with DB2 on the mainframe platform, spanning various aspects of systems programming, database administration and software support. Since 1999 he has worked for DB2 for z/OS development and is a Distinguished Engineer at the IBM Silicon Valley Laboratory in San Jose, California. He is the technical lead for DB2 for z/OS Utilities, responsible for overall utility strategy and is also focused on availability, service and serviceability issues. He is a regular speaker on these and other topics.

    Terry Purcell is a Senior Technical Staff Member with the IBM Silicon Valley Lab, where he is lead designer for the DB2 for z/OS Optimizer. Terry has 2 decades of experience with DB2 in Database Administration and application development as a customer, consultant and DB2 developer.
    Audience experience level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
    Presentation Category: Managing Database Resources
    Presentation Platform: DB2 for z/OS
    Audiences this presentation will apply to: Application Developers, Data Architects, Database Administrators, Systems Programmers, New Users, IT Managers
    Technical areas this presentation will apply to: Database Performance (DB2 for z/OS)
    Objective 1: DB2 Performance Current and Future Directions
    Objective 2: DB2 Optimizer Current and Future Directions
    Objective 3: DB2 Current and Future Directions

    Abstract:  Interested in learning the the latest information on DB2 for z/OS? Join our experts in this SIG and you will hear about the most recent developments in the Optimizer, Utilities and DB2 for z/OS in general. You can expect an excellent learning and networking experience from this exciting "speed dating" format.

    Three areas will be discussed; you will rotate among each session at controlled intervals, with a recap to conclude the session.

    DB2 V10 and Beyond - Jeff Josten

    DB2 Utilities Futures - Haakon Roberts

    Optimizer and Performance Futures - Terry Purcell

    Limited to 45 participants, split into 3 groups. Each group rotates after 15 minutes. 5 minute introduction, 45 minutes speed sig format, 10 minute closure.

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