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D04 - The 5 Ws of DB2 Database Encryption

Session Number: 3199
Track: D - DB2 for LUW II
Session Type: Podium Presentation
Primary Presenter: Ian Bjorhovde [DataProxy LLC]
Time: Nov 16, 2015 (03:45 PM - 04:45 PM)

Speaker Bio: Ian Bjorhovde is a senior consultant for DataProxy LLC, and is based in Phoenix, Arizona. He has worked in the IT industry for nearly 20 years and has spent the last 15 years as a consultant developing and supporting large DB2 databases for clients in many different industries.

Ian is an IBM Gold Consultant, an IBM Champion for Information Management, a volunteer for the International DB2 Users Group, and a DB2 Certified Advanced Database Administrator (DB2 10.1 for Linux, UNIX and Windows). He is the co-host of the Whole Package Cache Podcast, and has presented at many RUG, IDUG and IBM conferences.
Audience experience level: Beginner
Presentation Platform: DB2 for Linux, UNIX, Windows
Presentation Category: New DB2 Releases and Features
Audiences this presentation will apply to: Data Architects, Database Administrators, IT Managers
Objective 1: Understand the importance of database-level encryption
Objective 2: Learn about and understand the options available for encrypting your DB2 database
Objective 3: Learn best practices for managing encryption across multiple databases
Objective 4: Understand the technical details of implementing DB2 Native Encryption introduced in DB2 10.5 Fixpack 5
Objective 5: What mistakes and pitfalls should you avoid?

Abstract:  Sadly, data breaches have become an all too common occurrence, and have the potential to cost you millions of dollars.

This presentation will cover the “Five Ws” of keeping your DB2 data safe with encryption:

Why encrypt your database?
Where should you encrypt your data?
Who is responsible for managing encryption?
What options do you have for encryption?
How to encrypt?

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