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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 #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…
The DB2Night Show z68: DB2 for z/OS Trusted Contexts and RolesPresented by: Cristian Molaro IBM Champion and Gold Consultant "The DB2Night Show z68: DB2 for z/OS Trusted Contexts and Roles: What you must know" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!100% of our studio audience learned something!Cristian provided valuable tips and insight into trusted contex…
The DB2Night Show #177: Sneak Peek Overview of What's New in DB2 LUW V11.1 @ibm_db2 :::@db2guyLearn more about IBM DB2 V11.1 on IBM.comWhat's New in DB2 LUW V11.1 - OverviewSpecial Guests: Matt Huras, Chief Architect DB2 LUWBerni Schiefer, IBM Fellow97% of our audience learned something! A new version of DB2 LUW is born! V11.1 will be generally available mid-June 2016. Al…
The DB2Night Show #Z67: SQL Performance Tuning in 2016Presented by: Sheryl Larsen Sr. DB2 Product -- Specialist, BMC Software "The DB2Night Show z67: SQL Performance Tuning in 2016" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!100% of our studio audience learned something!Sheryl discussed SQL features and performance in the most recent versions of DB2. W…
The DB2Night Show #176: ALL ABOUT IDUG & DB2's GOT TALENT 2016 Winners! @IDUGDB2 ALL ABOUT IDUG Austin Texas May 23-26plus DB2's GOT TALENT 2016 Winners!1st Place Winner - IDUG Badge: Rohit Kumawat2nd Place Winner - Apple iPad: Ankan Garg87% of our audience learned something and 100% had a few good laughs! Terry Johnson, IDUG Chair, shared a great presentation about …
The DB2Night Show #175: Block Party! DB2 LUW Bufferpool Tuning Techniques @mhubelSpecial Guest: Martin Hubel IBM DB2 GOLD ConsultantDB2 LUW Bufferpool Tuning Techniques!100% of our audience learned something! His memory is rock solid, his experiences are bountiful, and few people have mastered tuning DB2 LUW Bufferpool Memory like Martin Hubel has! You will learn the imp…
The DB2Night Show #174: DB2's GOT TALENT -Round 4 DB2's GOT TALENT 2016 ROUND #4 - Final Round!1 Contestant Competes for YOUR Votes!Judges and Guests give Presentations!BREAKING NEWS: IBM & DBI Reception at IDUG!Best show in a long time! Several top-notch, informative, presentations from a contestant, special guests, and our judges, plus breaking …