This article is a summary of the series of IBM DB2 marketing events during the 1980’s that created the business opportunity, which lead to the creation of the International DB2 Users Group (IDUG). The opinions expressed in this article are solely those of the author based on his IBM involvement with
If you ask someone in the initial weeks of training for their first marathon whether they are likely to repeat the experience when it’s over, you’re unlikely to get a positive response. The same would probably hold true for an expectant mother in the worst throes of morning sickness. However, ask th
The Logical Data Warehouse is a data management architecture for analytics. It is a collection of data repositories and associated data services for management and access to data. IBM Fluid Query is a new software component that extends the concept of a federated query to Big Data.