IDUG DB2 Tech Conference in Denver, Colorado, USA 2012
Denver Colorado Convention Center, Denver, Colorado
May 14-18, 2012

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Tools to Get You to DB2 10 for z/OS -- and Optimize it Once You Get There

Session Number: 359
Track: Vendor Solution Presentations
Session Type: Podium Presentation
Primary Presenter: Jay Bruce [IBM]

Room 105 => Wed, May 16, 2012 (01:30 PM - 02:30 PM)

Speaker Bio: "Jay Bruce is the IBM DB2 Tools Architect/Strategist and is responsible for a comprehensive suite of offerings to help lower the total cost of ownership of DB2. Previously, Jay was the manager of DB2 for z/OS Autonomic Optimization responsible for Access Path Selection, Bind, and Explain. Concurrently, Jay served as the Optimization Service Center and Optimization Expert Development and Program Manager and was responsible for the initial releases of these offerings. Jay has worked with DB2 since its initial release in 1983. His recent assignments include DB2 Object Definition Manager, QMF Product Manager, and Data Sharing Quality Assurance Manager. Before joining IBM, Jay managed a variety of projects, including application development using DB2 and IMS, Knowledge-Based Systems, Data Center Operations, and PC Operating System Quality Assurance.
Audience experience level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Presentation Category: Implementing New DB2 Releases and Features
Presentation Platform: DB2 for z/OS
Audiences this presentation will apply to: Application Developers, Data Architects, Database Administrators, Systems Programmers, New Users, IT Managers
Technical areas this presentation will apply to: New Release (DB2 for z/OS)

Abstract:  You’ve make the wise decision to migrate to DB2® 10 for z/OS®. Now to reap the out-of-the box cost savings and increased performance of this release, what’s the best path to a successful and speedy migration? Whether it’s checking access paths, avoiding unnecessary rebinds, or analyzing the performance of SQL statements without executing them, proper tooling can make these cost savings and performance gains a reality.  Then, after your successful migration, learn how tools that exploit DB2 10 will enable you to truly get the most of DB2 10 moving forward.

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