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The DB2Night Show™

The DB2Night Show™ is hosted by Scott Hayes and has the simple mission of building a fun, interactive community around DB2 LUW and DB2 z/OS. Each episode includes fun stuff, education, tips, and special guests ranging from industry experts to "Joe the DBA".

Note: The content of this blog is the opinion and thoughts of the blogger and does not necessarily represent the opinions of IDUG.

 

 
The DB2Night Show #184: DB2 - The Corner Stone of IBM Analytics Follow @LesKing00!function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0],p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+'://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, 'script', 'twitter-wjs');Speci…
The DB2Night Show #183: DB2 LUW Security from the Data Center to the Cloud!Follow @Roger_E_Sanders!function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0],p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+'://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, 'script', 'twitter-wjs')…
The DB2Night Show #182: DB2 LUW V11.1 Upgrade Best Practices and Tips!Follow @mstopfer1!function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0],p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+'://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, 'script', 'twitter-wjs');Speci…
The DB2Night Show #Z71: DB2 12 PreviewPresented by: Jeff Josten IBM Distinguished Engineer, DB2 z/OS Development "The DB2Night Show #Z71: DB2 12 Preview" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!98% of our studio audience learned something!Jeff provided a concise, clear overview of the new features in DB2 12 for z/OS. Watch the replay…
The DB2Night Show #181: DB2 LUW Advanced Performance Diagnostics for SQL @DavidKalmukSpecial Guest: David Kalmuk, STSM, IBM CanadaDB2 LUW Advanced Performance Diagnostics for SQL100% of our audience learned something! David gave us another great IDUG presentation packed with tips and advice for monitoring and diagnosing performance issues in DB2 LUW. A PDF handout is av…
The DB2Night Show #180:DB2 LUW DPF/MPP for Single Partition DBAs in 10 Tips @pkristipatiSpecial Guest: Pavan Kristipati, Sr. DBA, Huntington BankDB2 LUW DPF/MPP for Single Partition DBAs in 10 Tips!100% of our audience learned something! During today's show, Pavan shares his excellent IDUG presentation in which he helps DBAs familiar with single partition databases underst…
The DB2Night Show #Z70: Advanced and Complex SQL RefresherPresented by: Sheryl Larsen Sr. DB2 Product -- Specialist, BMC Software "The DB2Night Show z70: Advanced and Complex SQL Refresher" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!98% of our studio audience learned something!Sheryl discussed how to improve SQL coding skills; specifically in knowing when …
The DB2Night Show #179: DB2 LUW V11.1 Deep Dive on OLTP and pureScale What's New in DB2 LUW V11.1: DEEP DIVE on OLTP and pureScaleGuests: Steve Rees, STSM Keri Romanufa, STSM Xun Xue, STSM IBM Canada Lab100% of our audience learned something! As a follow up to our 15 April 2016 show Episode #177 that provided a broad overview of "What's New" in DB2 LUW V11.1, our…
Z69: Connecting DB2 Applications with Data on z SystemsPresented by: John Iczkovits and Paul Wirth - Senior IT Specialist - IBM Connecting DB2 Applications, Including Mobile and Cloud, with Data on z SystemsEVERYBODY (100%) in our audience learned something! In the polls we found out that 80% of the audience is using mainframe DB2 data in some web or mo…
The DB2Night Show #178: DB2 LUW V11.1 Deep Dive on BLU and Analytics @IDUGDB2 What's New in DB2 LUW V11.1: DEEP DIVE on BLU and AnalyticsGuests: John Hornibrook, STSM David Kalmuk, STSM IBM Canada Lab100% of our audience learned something! As a follow up to our 15 April 2016 show Episode #177 that provided a broad overview of "What's New" in DB2 LUW V11.1, our sp…