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planetDB2 is an aggregator of blogs about the IBM DB2 database server

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Tick Tock, time is running out – what’s your upgrade plan?Is your organisation currently running DB2 LUW versions 9.7 or 10.1? From 30th September, 2017 both versions will cease to be supported by IBM, that’s less than 6 months away. Now is the time to... ...
This Week in Data Science (March 28, 2017)Here’s this week’s news in Data Science and Big Data. Don’t forget to subscribe if you find this useful! Interesting Data Science Articles and News Data Analytics for Societal Good – An account of an... ...
DB2 12 Pending Column AlterationsPrior to DB2 12 function level V12R1M500, altering column attributes such as data type, precision, scale or length would occur instantly. ...
Manage Your Watson Conversations from the Command Line or AppManage Watson Conversation WorkspacesI am a big fan of using the command line as most of you know by now. This applies to interacting with IBM Bluemix cloud and its services and for... ...
IDUG Vendor Sponsored Discounts! Save 25% off your IDUG Registration!Would you miss your daughter's wedding? Your son's graduation? The birth of your child? IBM is giving birth to new emerging technologies. Your DB2 Cheese is moving. Will you be able to keep up?... ...
DB2 for z/OS: Running REORG to Reclaim Disk SpaceThink of why you run the DB2 for z/OS REORG utility, and a number of reasons are likely to come quickly to mind: to restore row order per a table's clustering key; to reestablish free space (for... ...
The DB2Night Show #191: DB2 LUW V11 Certification Training - Part 2Follow @mohankumarspFollow @rcollins963Special Guests: Mohan Saraswatipura and Kent Collins, AuthorsDB2 LUW V11 Certification Training - Part 2100% of our audience learned... ...
DBA’s Holiday Checklist – DB2 coverWe’re so over winter….bring on spring! We all look forward to the lighter, brighter evenings and warm spring sunshine and not forgetting the all-important time off work, but what if your organisation... ...
Just one month remains until the IIUG Event in Raleigh, NC. Register today!by Rajesh Govindan, Portfolio Marketing Manager, IBM Informix If you’ve got the time, we’ve got the space! But you’re going to want to register now — before the conference is 100% booked. Already,... ...
News from IBM InterConnect 2017This week I am in Las Vegas for the annual IBM InterConnect conference. IBM touts the event as a way to tap into the most advanced cloud technology in the market today. And that has merit, but... ...