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D5 - PepsiCo’s Migration from Db2 9.7 to Db2 11.1 on the Cloud (DashDB)

Session Number: 5155
Track: Db2 for LUW II
Session Type: Podium Presentation
Primary Presenter: Christopher Godfrey, J [IBM]
Co-Presenter: Christopher Godfrey, J [IBM]
Time: Oct 03, 2017 (10:20 AM - 11:20 AM)

Speaker Bio: Christopher Godfrey is a managing consultant in IBM's Lab Services organization. Chris works directly with large enterprise customers delivering proactive, cost-reducing, and productivity-enhancing advisory service with focus on IM Analytic products. In his prior role, he worked with a range of customers, assisting them with resolving complex memory, performance, optimization issues ensuring health and reliability of their database servers. He has written and presented several white papers and presentations on DB2 LUW at IBM IOD, Insight, WoW, IDUG and the SAP TLE. He has a bachelor's degree in computer science from the University of Toronto

Audience experience level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Presentation Platform: DB2 for Linux, UNIX, Windows
Presentation Category: Emerging Technology (cloud, mobile, ...)
Audiences this presentation will apply to: Data Architects, Database Administrators, Systems Programmers, New Users, IT Managers
Objective 1: Understand the issues with PepsiCo’s SAP ECC environment and how DB2 11.1/DashDB will resolve those issues.

Objective 2: Learn how TCO is reduced while ROI increases for PepsiCo when moving to DB2 11.1/ DashDB

Objective 3: Learn the pros and cons with the migration options provided to PepsiCo from IBM and how the final solution was decided and why.
Objective 4: Compare Prem to on Prem migration vs Prem to Cloud migration solution



Abstract:  The age old question how do we move 20TB-100TB database using a small outage window and ensure we also have down time to test the upgrade with the application layer. While ensuring everything works fine. By the way we want to do this migration in 6-8 hours.
This session will discuss the migration path PepsiCo choose when upgrading a large enterprise SAP ECC environment from DB2 9.7 to DashDB/DB2 11.1, PepsiCo will provide a list of features within DB2 11.1 that they want to utilise within their SAP environments and why these features will reduce TCO and increase ROI. PepsiCo will discuss the upgrade options that they considered, the pros and cons with each solution, the path they chose to follow and why that choice was made. Come learn how the PepsiCo is preparing its SAP environment to move step-by-step to DB2 11.1 on the cloud.

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