IDUG DB2 Tech Conference EMEA 2011
Clarion Congress Hotel, Prague, Czech Republic
14 - 18 November, 2011

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Migrating to DB2 10 for z/OS

Session Number: 1895
Track: DB2 10 for z/OS (A)
Session Type: Podium Presentation
Primary Presenter: Michael Dewert [IBM]
Time: Nov 16, 2011 (08:30 AM - 09:30 AM)
Room: Tycho

Speaker Bio: Michael Dewert is an IBM Senior Certified IT Specialist and a member of the DB2 for z/OS Development SWAT team. Michael consults for customers on a variety of technical topics, including implementation and migration, design for high performance and availability, performance and tuning, system health checks, disaster recovery. He has over 20 years of experience in DB2. Before joining IBM in 2001, Michael worked as a DB2 system programmer for banking service companies in Germany
Audience experience level: Beginner
Presentation Category: Implementing New DB2 Releases and Features
Presentation Platform: DB2 for z/OS
Audiences this presentation will apply to: Database Administrators, Systems Programmers, IT Managers
Technical areas this presentation will apply to: New Release (DB2 for z/OS)
Objective 1: How the structure of the V9 Catalog and Directory is placing limitations on what can be accomplished by DB2 for z/OS
Objective 2: What we have done in DB2 10 for z/OS to overcome these limitations and how these changes affect the operation of DB2
Objective 3: The process of migrating to DB2 10 for z/OS from either V8 or V9
Objective 4: The prerequisites for migrating to V10 and the deprecated functions
Objective 5: What to expect from migrating to DB2 10 for z/OS on day 1

Abstract:  This presentation will discuss migrating to V10 of DB2 for z/OS from both V8 and V9 of DB2. We will discuss the migration process and what happens when, along with a discussion of why some of these changes were necessary. We'll also talk about V10 prerequisites and deprecated functions. Finally we'll talk about what you can expect from the various modes of operation during migration. The primary focus of the content of this session is on the person who plans, installs, and executes the migration process. Systems programmers and database administrators generally perform this task.

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