In March 2016, IBM introduced a new certification test for DB2 for z/OS - C2090-320 DB2 11 Fundamentals for z/OS. It is an entry level test that opens the door for other more advanced certifications. Let's here go through and review all test sections.
In February 2016 the DB2 12 Editorial Committee was formed, comprised of volunteers from IDUG’s worldwide community of DB2 users and consultants. This White Paper contains their findings, including practical experiences and independent evaluations of the new features.
This month’s third article is by John Maenpaa. John provides us with the overview of a real life project. The choice was between JSON, XML and traditional relation structure, in order to store complex forms. John talks about measurements and considerations. This article is a must read.
This month’s second article is by Ludovic Janssens. Ludovic provides us with a DBA’s perspective on JSON. As a consultant, Ludovic talks about the synergy and possibilities JSON provides us with as DBAs. This article will bring JSON closer to our DBA world.
Today volunteer Eddy Coppens of SuadaSoft, talks about his experience of migrating DB2 for LUW, while at the same time changing the collating sequence, resulting in a complex migration project.