Our session schedule grid is packed full of exciting opportunities for you to learn from experts and see the latest in DB2 innovations.

Monday,
14 October 2013

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DB2 for z/OS I

DB2 for z/OS II

DB2 for LUW I

DB2 for LUW II

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09:00 - 10:30

Opening Keynote

Shut the duck up! - [Pete Cohen]  (Gaudi)

10:45 - 11:45

Session 1

[A1] John Campbell: DB2 11 for z/OS Technical Overview. Co-Speaker:  Joachim Limburg (Roses & Stiges)

[C1] Matt Huras: An Inside Look at the Next Release of DB2 LUW. (Barcelona A, B, C)

[E1] Daniel Luksetich: OLAP Queries for Powerful Reporting and Analytics.   (Montjuic)

[F1] Jeffrey Berger: DB2 10 Buffer Tuning Using DB2 10 and 11. (Tibidabo B)

11:45 - 12:00

Coffee Break

 

 

 

 

 

 

12:00 - 13:00

Session 2

[A2] John Campbell: DB2 11 for z/OS Technical Overview. Co-Speaker:  Joachim Limburg (Roses & Stiges)

[C2] Matt Huras: An Inside Look at the Next Release of DB2 LUW. (Barcelona A, B, C)

[E2] Haakon Roberts: Using DB2 Utilities and Tools to Solve Data Management Challenges. (Tibidabo B)

[F2] Phil Grainger: Application Performance – Tuning, Trending and Testing. (Montjuic)

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

 

 

 

 

 

 

14:00 - 15:00

VSP

[V1] Maddalena Tosoni [CA Technologies] - A Chorus State of Mind - Learn how to take the Mainframe back into the future. (Roses)

[V2] Phil Grainger [BMC] - DB2 z/OS Application Development: New Tricks for Old Dogs. (Stiges)

[V3] Scott Hayes [DBI Software] - Performance Tips and Insights for IBM DB2 LUW (Barcelona BC)

 

 

 

15:15 - 16:15

Session 3

[A3] Ken McDonald: DB2 11 Expanded RBA/LRSN - Does this bit make my tail look big?. (Roses)

[B3] Terry Purcell: What's coming from the optimizer in the next release of DB2 for z/OS?. (Stiges)

[C3] Philip Carrington: Boss, I [re]-shrunk the database! Moving from Standard Row Compression to Adaptive Compression in DB2 10.1. (Barcelona A)

[D3] Philip Nelson: Beyond pureXML : DB2 in a JSON world. (Barcelona BC)

[E3]Saghi Amirsoleymani: Proactive performance tuning: A Day in the Life of a DBA at Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (Montjuic)

[F3] Vjekoslav Glavac: Data archived, yet accessible in real-time (Tibidabo B)

16:15 - 16:30

Coffee Break

 

 

 

 

 

 

16:30 - 17:30

Session 4

[A4] Frank Petersen: DB2 NEXT ESP - The process of verifying the performance and accesspath selection in a new DB2 version. (Roses)

[B4] Frances Villafuerte: DB2 V11 High Availability Enhancement. Co-Speaker: Maryela Weihrauch (Stiges)

[C4] Bob Harbus: DB2 SQL Enhancements! What's new and exciting in DB2 SQL these days?. (Barcelona A)

[D4] Scott Hayes: Index Jump Scans and Updated Rules for Optimal DB2 LUW Index Design. (Montjuic)

[E4] Namik Hrle: IBM DB2 Analytics Accelerator - The Performance Revolution Continues. (Barcelona BC)

[F4] Lauri Pietarinen: Anonymizing Data: The Big Picture. (Tibidabo B)









Tuesday,
15 October 2013

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DB2 for z/OS I

DB2 for z/OS II

DB2 for LUW I

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08:30 - 10:00

Keynote #2

30 years of DB2 - Past, Present and Future [Bonnie Baker, Julian Stuhler, Tim Vincent] (Gaudi)

10:00 - 10:15

Coffee Break

 

 

 

 

 

 

10:15 - 11:15

Session 5

[A5] John Campbell:  Hot Topics for DB2 10 for z/OS. Co-Speaker: Michael Dewert (Stiges)

[B5] Paul Murray: From Relational Data to XML: A User Unexpected Journey. (Tibidabo B)

[C5] Matthias Nicola: DB2 with BLU Acceleration - live! (Barcelona BC)

[D5] Frank McEwen: Using DB2 for LUW SQL PL to make it faster, better, cheaper and simpler!. (Barcelona A)

[E5] Mitja Makovec: IBM DB2 Analytics Accelerator in Production at NLB. Co-Speaker: Namik Hrle (Roses)

[F5] Paul Stoker: Performance Perils Prevented – How History Helps. (Montjuic)

11:30 - 12:30

VSP

[V4] Thien-Trung Nguyen (Imperva) - The Compromised Insider. (Barcelona A)

[V5] Roy Boxwell (Software Engineering) - DB2 10 Monitoring Tuning and Trending for SQL Workloads - a resource and cost saving approach. (Barcelona BC)

[V6] John Lloyd (Compuware) - Then, Now & What Next - Systems for a Changing DB2 World (Montjuic)

 

 

 

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch

 

 

 

 

 

 

14:00 - 15:00

Session 6

[A6] Robin Hopper: Not Checking Your ZIIP can cause embarassment. (Montjuic)

[B6] Haakon Roberts: DB2 11 Utilities Update. (Roses)

[C6] David Kalmuk: Optimizing your Database for Analytic Workloads using BLU Acceleration in DB2 10.5.  (Barcelona A)

[D6] Steve Rees: Deep Dive Performance Analysis with Optim Performance Manager v5.  (Barcelona BC)

[E6] Terry Purcell: DB2 for z/OS Migration – Query Performance Considerations. Co-Speaker: John Campbell (Stiges)

[F6] Thomas Baumann: Explaining Tuning Results to the C-level. (Tibidabo B)

15:15 - 16:15

Session 7

[A7] Frances Villafuerte: DB2 V11 Performance enhancement with autonomic free space management feature. Co-Speaker: Maryela Weihrauch (Roses)

[B7] Julian Stuhler: DB2 11 for z/OS - IDUG User Experiences. (Stiges)

[C7] Steve Rees: A Primer on DB2 pureScale Clustering - GPFS, TSA and RSCT for the Curious DBA (Barcelona A)

[D7] Koen De Backer: LUW's hidden treasures - Administrative views and routines. (Tibidabo B)

[E7] John Tobler: End-to-end Performance Analysis for Query Acceleration Using IDAA. Co-Speaker: (Barcelona BC)

[F7] Donna Di Carlo: Pitfalls of Data Migration. (Montjuic)

16:15 - 16:30

Coffee Break

 

 

 

 

 

 

16:30 - 17:30

Session 8

[A8] Saghi Amirsoleymani: DB2 11 Query Performance Optimization: Statistics Profiles and Collection. Co-Speaker: Terry Purcell (Stiges)

[B8] Timm Zimmermann: Pimp my LRSN - A sneak preview of the extended RBA/LRSN support. (Roses)

[C8] Samir Kapoor: Analyzing Access Plans to Diagnose Performance Problems. (Tibidabo B)

[D8] Quentin Presley: Now What: So you've loaded up on fast storage, what do you do with it.. (Barcelona A)

[E8] Dave Beulke: Agile Database Performance and Design Techniques. (Barcelona BC)

[F8] Phil Grainger: It could happen to YOU - scary disaster stories, lessons learned, NOTHING is impossible. (Montjuic)









Wednesday, 16 October 2013

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DB2 for z/OS I

DB2 for z/OS II

DB2 for LUW I

DB2 for LUW II

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08:30 - 09:30

Session 9

[A9] Chris Crone: DB2 for z/OS Synergy with System z and z/OS. (Roses)

[B9] Bonnie Baker: I didn't know that DB2 did THAT ! (Stiges)

[C9] Philip Nelson: DB2 10 for LUW : pureXML Deep Dive. (Montjuic)

[D9] Quentin Presley: What in the world is a page! An introduction to the life of a DB2 page. (Tibidabo B)

[E9] Isaac Yassin: I/O & DASD - The New Generation. (Barcelona BC)

[F9] Terri Grissom: The ABC’s of Disaster Recovery. (Barcelona A)

09:45 - 10:45

Session 10

[A10] Steve Thomas: A Review of BIND, REBIND and PREPARE options in DB2 for z/OS. (Tibidabo B)

[B10] Susan Lawson: DB2 10 for z/OS Performance Opportunities. (Stiges)

[C10] Melanie Stopfer: Using Row and Column Access Controls (RCAC) with DB2 10.1. (Roses)

[D10] Matt Huras: DB2 pureScale Best Practices from Customer Experiences. Co-Speaker: Ronen Grosman (Barcelona BC)

[E10] Dave Beulke: Data Warehouse Designs for Big Data Performance. (Montjuic)

[F10] Thomas Baumann: Prepare to Repair. (Barcelona A)

10:45 - 11:00

Coffee Break

 

 

 

 

 

 

11:00 - 12:00

Session 11

[A11] John Tobler: The Present and Future of Large Memory in DB2. (Stiges)

[B11] Jacek Surma: Creating indexes suited to your queries. Co-Speaker: Michal Bialecki (Tibidabo B)

[C11] Matthias Nicola: Migrating existing Temporal Applications to DB2 Time Travel. (Barcelona A)

[D11] Dale Mcinnis: DB2 Recovery - what is inside this magic box.(Roses)

[E11] Bryan Paulsen: Sensor Data is Big Data and DB2 for z/OS Makes Sense. (Barcelona BC)

[F11] Zeljen Stanic: Let's do IT !. (Montjuic)

12:00 - 13:15

Lunch

 

 

 

 

 

 

13:15 - 14:15

Expert Panels for LUW and z/OS

DB2 for z/OS Expert Panel - Jeffery Berger, IBM; Chris Crone, IBM; Namik Hrle, IBM; Frank Petersen, JN Data; Dan Luksetich, DanL Database Consulting (Roses & Stiges)

DB2 for LUW Expert Panel - Matt Huras, IBM; Steve Rees, IBM; David Kalmuk, IBM; Ole Holmskov, HITCON, Phil Nelson, ScotDB Ltd (Barcelona A, B, C)

14:30 - 15:30

Session 12

[A12] Peter Mohrholz: DB2 11 for High-End Packaged Applications. Co-Speaker:  Bernd Kohler (Stiges)

[B12] Cristian Molaro: DB2 11 for z/OS: Hands-on experiences (redbook authors). (Roses)

[C12] Melanie Stopfer: Wowza!  Great Tips I’ve Learned about DB2 LUW 10. (Barcelona BC)

[D12] Leo Pedron: Table Monitors - Who, What, When, Where, Why and How. (Tibidabo B)

[E12] Fred Sobotka: Surprisingly Good Charts, Dashboards and Reports for Free with BIRT. (Barcelona A)

[F12] Donna Di Carlo: To include or not include? That is the question.. (Montjuic)

15:30 - 15:45

Coffee Break

 

 

 

 

 

 

15:45 - 16:45

Session 13

[A13] Bart STEEGMANS: Analyzing DB2 for z/OS resource serialization and concurrency problems. (Stiges)

[B13] Marcel Lévy: How to Optimize a DB2 z/OS Application without any SQL or Program Change?. (Barcelona A)

[C13] Martin Hubel: Index improvements in DB2 10.5. (Montjuic)

[D13] Steve Rees: DB2 LUW Performance FAQs, volume 4: Demystifying more Mysteries!. (Barcelona BC)

[E13] Ramon Menendez: Project NM/GP: Getting the most of your SQL monitor. (Roses)

[F13] Roland Schock: DB2 Scripting Hacks: Make Your DBA life easier with scripts. Co-Speaker: Anita Hagner (Tibidabo B)

17:00 - 18:00

Session 14

[A14] Timm Zimmermann: DB2 for z/OS and zIIP & zAAP - The REDIRECT to success. Co-Speaker: Michael Dewert (Stiges)

[B14] Bernd Nikolaus: Adventures of a DBA: Administering a Black Box like SAP. (Montjuic)

[C14] Dale Mcinnis: DB2 HADR Multiple Standby deep dive. (Barcelona BC)

[D14] Michael Tiefenbacher: SQL Monitoring with DB2 Onboard Tools - A Comparison. (Barcelona A)

[E14] Kurt Struyf: Fun With SQL. Co-Speaker: Daniel Luksetich (Roses)

[F14] Ruth Soares: Reduce your Application Backup Window with a Snap. Co-Speaker: Iolanda Maria Lopes (Tibidabo B)









Thursday,
17 October 2013

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DB2 for z/OS I

DB2 for z/OS II

DB2 for LUW I

DB2 for LUW II

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08:30 - 09:30

Session 15

[A15] Chris Crone: DB2 11 for z/OS Application Compatibility - what you need to know. (Stiges)

[B15] Meg Bernal: Exciting New SQL PL and SQL Features of IBM DB2 11 for z/OS. Co-Speaker: Maryela Weihrauch (Roses)

[C15] : Martin Hubel: Effective DB2 for LUW Memory Management. (Barcelona A)

[D15] Thomas Kalb: Storage for DB2 Servers. Co-Speaker: Matthias Hoffmann (Tibidabo B)

[E15] Isaac Yassin: The Hierarchy Strikes Back. (Montjuic)

[F15] Patric Becker: Get most out of IBM DB2 Analytics Accelerator: Customer and PoC Experiences. (Barcelona BC)

09:45 - 10:45

Session 16

[A16] John Campbell: How to design For High Volume Concurrent Insert. (Stiges)

[B16] Ramon Menendez: Access Path Repository: The new Hints in DB2 10. (Roses)

[C16] Bob Harbus: DB2 and NoSQL - The end of relational?. (Barcelona BC)

[D16] Mark Gillis: RCAC : how to deal with questions like ‘Where’s my data gone’ and ‘Why are my queries suddenly running so slowly’. (Barcelona A)

[E16] Davy Goethals: Starting tips for using pure XML in DB2 on z/OS. (Tibidabo B)

[F16] Jeffrey Berger: How Recent Storage Innovations Can Help Improve Performance and Reliability for  your DB2 subsystem. (Montjuic)

10:45 - 11:15

Coffee Break

 

 

 

 

 

 

11:15 - 12:15

Session 17

[A17] Steen Rasmussen: Sleep tight while CA Database Analyzer works hard.  (Stiges)

[B17] Meg Bernal: Experience with Native SQL Procedures at Golden Living. (Roses)

[C17] Anita Hagner: Now I have DB2 AESE, what can I do with OPM, OQWT, OCM and CDI?. Co-Speaker: Roland Schock (Barcelona A)

[D17] David Kalmuk: Tame your Database with New Workload Management Features in DB2 10. (Barcelona BC)

[E17] Lori Ann Galluzzo: Live IT, Learn IT, Love IT - DB2 Features!. (Tibidabo B)

[F17] Kurt Struyf: Unleash the power of XML retrieval with Xpath and Xquery, are you still with me? (Montjuic)

12:30 - 13:30

Closing Keynote

 

Big Data; Old News or BIG Hype? - [Marcel den Hartog] (Stiges + Roses or Gaudi) 












Friday,
18 October 2013

Full Day Seminar A

Full Day Seminar B

Full Day Seminar C

Full Day Seminar D

Full Day Seminar E

 

 



 

09:00 - 12:00

Part 1

[ODS1] Julian Stuhler: DB2 for z/OS Memory Management Masterclass. (Tibidabo B)

[ODS2] Susan Lawson: DB2 z/OS High Performance Design and Tuning: Classic Techniques and DB2 10 Considerations. (Barcelona B)

[ODS3] Pavel Sustr: DB2 LUW Problem Determination and Troubleshooting Workshop. Co-Speaker: Samir Kapoor. (Barcelona C)

[ODS4]Bonnie Baker: Matching Indexes to SQL. (Montjuic)

[ODS5] Daniel Luksetich: Advanced SQL Coding and Performance. (Barcelona A)

12:00 - 13:00

Lunch

 

 

 

 

 

13:00 - 17:00

Part 2

[ODS1] Julian Stuhler: DB2 for z/OS Memory Management Masterclass. (Tibidabo B)

[ODS2] Susan Lawson: DB2 z/OS High Performance Design and Tuning: Classic Techniques and DB2 10 Considerations. (Barcelona B)

[ODS3] Pavel Sustr: DB2 LUW Problem Determination and Troubleshooting Workshop. Co-Speaker: Samir Kapoor. (Barcelona C)

[ODS4]Bonnie Baker: Matching Indexes to SQL. (Montjuic)

[ODS5] Daniel Luksetich: Advanced SQL Coding and Performance. (Barcelona A)















































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