Db2 12 for z/OS Migration Planning Workshop

Session Number: 7455
Track: Workshops
Session Type: Workshop
Primary Presenter: John Campbell [IBM DB2 for z/OS Development]
Secondary Presenter: Anthony Ciabattoni [IBM]
Time: Jul 27, 2020 (11:00 AM - 02:00 PM)

Speaker Bio: John Campbell is an IBM Distinguished Engineer reporting to the VP of IBM Data and AI Development and is the technical leader of the world wide DB2 for z/OS Development SWAT Team. He has extensive experience of DB2 for z/OS in terms of systems, database and applications design. He specialises in design for high performance and data sharing. He is one of IBM's foremost authorities for implementing high end database / transaction processing applications.
Audience experience level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Presentation Category: Data Management, Disaster Recovery, Implementing New DB2 Releases and Features, Managing Availability, Managing Database Resources, Managing Performance
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: Connectivity, Information Integration and Replication, Database Performance (DB2 for z/OS), Disaster Recovery (DB2 for z/OS), High Availability (DB2 for z/OS), New Release (DB2 for z/OS), Security (DB2 for z/OS), SQL and XML Features, SQL and XML Performance
Objective 1: To help customers that are planning to upgrade to Db2 12 or are already on Db2 12. This workshop will level set right expectations of Db2 12 Migration Planning and will also provide some real customer feedback and advice on how to avoid pitfalls.
Objective 2: To provide knowledge and IBM Best Practices in areas like Continuous Delivery, APPLCOMPAT in conjunction with Function Levels, Utilities in general Access Paths and many other areas. and which are proven by real customer experiences,

Abstract:  Db2 12 for z/OS Migration Planning & Continuous Delivery Workshop focuses on how you can quickly upgrade to Db2 12 and take advantage of Continuous Delivery of new functions and features related with System, zHW, Application Development safely and securely. We will also provide information and overviews of how the success of Db2 for z/OS Version 12 into production can be achieved. It will talk about some key important areas which are essential to the success and what the avoidable pitfalls may be. The workshop will provide the right information, facts, and guidance for Db2 12 migration strategy.