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C08 - The 10 Commandments of Supporting E-Commerce Databases

Session Number: 156
Track: DB2 for LUW - I
Session Type: Podium Presentation
Primary Presenter: Ember Crooks

Grand Sierra H&I => Thu, May 02, 2013 (08:00 AM - 09:00 AM)

Speaker Bio: Ember has worked with DB2 for over 11 years, both inside and outside of IBM. She writes a popular blog – Ember has spent the last 5 years focusing on e-commerce databases. In her current role with Rosetta, she designs, builds, and supports DB2 databases for WebSphere Commerce for a number of clients of varying sizes. Ember also presented the third most downloaded presentation on the DB2Night Show last season.
Audience experience level: Beginner, Intermediate
Presentation Category: Managing Availability, Managing Database Resources, Managing Performance
Presentation Platform: DB2 for Linux, UNIX, Windows
Audiences this presentation will apply to: Database Administrators, New Users, IT Managers
Technical areas this presentation will apply to: Database Performance (DB2 for LUW), Disaster Recovery (DB2 for LUW)
Objective 1: Understand the characteristics of e-commerce databases
Objective 2: Learn what to do to support e-commerce databases
Objective 3: Learn some tips for how to accomplish the basics of support
Objective 4: Be inspired to cover all areas of database support including maintaining performance and be preparing for disaster recovery
Objective 5: Come away with ideas on how to improve your current support and processes

Abstract:  When you’re a new DBA, it’s as hard to know what you should be doing as it is to know how to do it. If you’ve been a DBA for a while, you sometimes forget or neglect some of the things you should be doing. Come learn the 10 things that you should be doing to successfully support a high-performing e-commerce database. While the focus is on e-commerce and OLTP databases, many of the tenants apply to other databases as well.

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