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5 Ways to Save Millions When Migrating from Oracle to Db2Working with a large number of consulting customers brings many different corporate attitudes, database platforms, innovative ideas, styles of database utilization and cost structures for database... ...
IBM Db2 Analytics Accelerator (IDAA) v7 Announced #IBMz #zAnalyticsOn July 23, 2010 I attended the announcement of the IBM Smart Analytics Optimizer (ISAO).  This was IBM’s first iteration of heterogeneous scale-out to enable mixed OLTP and OLAP workloads... ...
Gaining Value from AnalyticsData volume and higher transaction velocities associated with modern applications are driving change into organizations across all industries. This is happening for a number of reasons. Customer... ...
Db2 12 Brings Enhanced Data Validation Capabilities to DSN1COPYThis post is outlines DSN1COPY, which is a stand-alone utility to copy Db2 VSAM data sets. ...
Db2 Social Advocate of the YearA great big thank you to IBM and IDUG for naming me Db2 Social Advocate of the Year for 2017 at the Db2 Awards ceremony at IDUG in Lisbon this year.I received a nice crystal award and... ...
The DB2Night Show #Z80: DevOps and Cloud Provisioning for Db2 zPresented by: Patrick BossmanDB2 for z/OS SWAT team "The DB2Night Show #Z80: DevOps and Cloud Provisioning for Db2 z" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!100% of our studio... ...
Security-Related News for the IBM Bluemix Cloud PlatformSecurity NewsI have been traveling, spoken at a conference about database and cloud security and busy with behind-the-scenes work. Before going into the weekend I wanted to point you to... ...
The Db2 12 for z/OS Blog Series - Part 18: Adaptive IndexesHave you ever had one of those tough queries that was always a challenge to keep performing well? This type of query usually experiences fluctuating filtering. By that I mean that the filtering can... ...
Db2 12 Avoids CPU and I/O During PIT RecoveryTraditionally when a point-in-time (PIT) recovery is needed, all the tables that have a referential relationship will be recovered simultaneously to the same PIT. The problem is there's no way to... ...
Urban Code Deployment for database deployments feedback requiredIn my experience of database deployments there are a number of challenges : Critical data is changed incrementally – meaning you’re normally making changes to critical data , as opposed to rebuilding... ...