Stuffed with Great Enhancements DB2 9.7 Fix Pack New Features

Session Number: 1921
Track: DB2 for LUW Lessons Learned (D)
Session Type: Podium Presentation
Primary Presenter: Melanie Stopfer [Developer and Consulting Learning Specialist - IBM]
Time: Nov 15, 2011 (03:45 PM - 04:45 PM)
Room: Tycho

Speaker Bio: Melanie Stopfer is a Consulting Learning Specialist and Developer for IBM Software Group. As a Certified DB2 9.7 Database Administrator, DB2 Certified Advanced Technical Expert and Certified Learning Facilitation Specialist, she has provided hands-on in-depth technical support to customers specializing in both data warehouse and transaction systems. She has worked with development labs and worldwide customers to provide DB2 solutions since 1988. In 2009, Melanie was the first DB2 LUW speaker to be inducted into the IDUG Speaker Hall of Fame and was also selected as Best Overall Speaker at IDUG NA in 2009 and 2008, Top Ten Speaker at IDUG NA 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, and IDUG Europe 2009, 2008 and 2007. She has received numerous awards for development of DB2 recovery, administration, performance, and database upgrade and migration best practice solutions.
Audience experience level: Intermediate, Advanced
Presentation Category: Implementing New DB2 Releases and Features
Presentation Platform: Select a Value
Audiences this presentation will apply to: Application Developers, Database Administrators
Technical areas this presentation will apply to: Database Performance (DB2 for LUW), High Availability (DB2 for LUW), New Release (DB2 for LUW), Security (DB2 for LUW), SQL and XML Features, Triggers, Stored Procedures, UDFs
Objective 1: Plan the installation and migration to DB2 9.7 Fix Packs
Objective 2: Describe the new functions and options for administration of DB2 databases provided by DB2 9.7 Fix Packs
Objective 3: Assess the applicability of the DB2 9.7 Fix Pack features and functions in your application environment to maximize the performance and operational management
Objective 4: Learn new recoverability and security features
Objective 5: Discuss the advantages and potential impact of DB2 Fix Packs to your environment

Abstract:  DB2 9.7 Fix Packs are stuffed full of new enhancements to help you maximize performance, recoverability, security and operational management. Get the technical information about the new functions and features available in DB2 9.7 Fix Packs for Linux, UNIX, and Windows. Melanie will discuss the advantages and potential impact of the Fix Packs of DB2 9.7 to your environment.