DB2 11 for z/OS: Hands-on experiences (redbook authors)

Session Number: 1363
Track: DB2 for z/OS II
Session Type: Podium Presentation
Primary Presenter: Cristian Molaro [IBM GOLD Consultant & IBM Champion - MConsulting Bvba]
Moderator: Ludovic Janssens
Time: Oct 16, 2013 (02:30 PM - 03:30 PM)

Speaker Bio: Cristian Molaro is an independent consultant based in Belgium working in Europe for customers with some of the largest DB2 for z/OS and LUW installations. He has presented papers at several international conferences and local user groups in Europe and North America. He holds a Chemical Engineer degree and a Master in Management Sciences, and he is coauthor of 6 IBM Redbooks related to DB2. He was recognized by IBM as an Information Champion in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013. Cristian is part of the IDUG EMEA Conference Planning Committee, where he works as the Marketing Team Leader, and Chairman of the DB2 LUW User Group BeLux. Cristian can be reached at cristian@molaro.be.
Audience experience level: Advanced
Presentation Category: Managing Database Resources
Presentation Platform: Select a Value
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: New Release (DB2 for z/OS)
Objective 1: Discuss hands-on experiences with DB2 11 for z/OS
Objective 2: To expose not commonly known new features of DB2 11
Objective 3: To highlight the most valuable changes in DB2 11 from an user point of view
Objective 4: To share lessons learn during the co-authoring of the redbook "DB2 11 for z/OS Technical Overview"

Abstract:  This session hand-on experiences on DB2 11 for z/OS as collected during the co-authoring of the redbook "DB2 11 for z/OS Tecnical Overview".
The contents of this presentation where selected making emphasis on usability and practical value for users.
It also focuses on topics that are not commonly known about DB2 11