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Triton Consulting - Thoughts on DB2

Triton Consulting are IBM Premier Business Partners and experts in DB2.  Their blog covers a range of DB2-related topics, both DB2 for z/OS and LUW.  It aims to bring together a range of technical tips, best practice, news and views on everything DB2.

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


IDUG EMEA 2015 Day 4Dublin hosted IDUG EMEA for the first time and what a warm welcome we received. Plenty of great company, great food and of course great Guinness. Day 4 is always tinged with sadness as it is the end of IDUG ... Continue reading ->
IDUG EMEA 2015 Day 3So, Day 3 of this year's IDUG Europe is in the books, and as usual it's been a busy one. After all of the frantic activity leading up to Monday's Triton/DBI party, last night the DB2 Geeks stepped it down ... Continue reading ->
IDUG EMEA 2015 Day 2I always enjoy a chat with the locals when we have an IDUG event so I spent the 30 minute taxi journey from the airport to the hotel in conversation with my driver. I think I actually understood about 3 ... Continue reading ->
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Black Friday 2015 – can your databases cope?Are you prepared for Black Friday? The 27th November is predicted to be the UK's first 1bn online shopping day. The latest in a long line of imports from the US saw 810m spent by UK shoppers in 2014, and ... Continue reading ->
Join Triton and DBI Software at IDUG EMEA 2015!With just under two months until this year's IDUG EMEA conference in Dublin the Triton team is currently busy planning our annual drinks reception. This year we will be teaming up with our business partner DBI Software. Our joint event ... Continue reading ->
Top 10 DB2 Support Nightmares and How to Avoid Them #10Number 10 in our Top 10 DB2 Support Nightmares series. This month we take a look at what issues arise from over-federating. Top 10 DB2 Support Nightmares #10 from Laura Hood
Reduce MIPS to Manage Budget PressuresWorldwide economic uncertainty in recent years has put significant pressure on CIOs to at least keep IT costs level and more likely push for cost reduction across the board. Gone are the days when performance issues were relatively easily handled ... Continue reading ->
How to handle the Mainframe skills gapIt has been an interesting 12 months in the Mainframe world. 2014 saw IBM celebrating 50 years of the Mainframe and in January this year the latest incarnation of the Mainframe -- the z13 was launched. Propelling Mainframe back into ... Continue reading ->
Flexible ResourcingFlexible IT resourcing can mean different things to different people. It could be that your organisation needs access to extra IT skills quickly or on a short-term basis to plug a gap in the team due to unexpected leave. Perhaps ... Continue reading ->