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Db2 12 for z/OS Migration Planning Workshop

Session Number: 6406
Track: Workshops
Session Type: Workshop
Primary Presenter: Anthony Ciabattoni [IBM]
Co-Presenter 1: Adrian Burke [IBM]

Mecklenburg 2 => Thu, Jun 06, 2019 (09:30 AM - 01:00 PM)

Speaker Bio: A current member of the DB2 for z/Os development SWAT team Anthony has over 25 years of professional DB2 experience with expertise in high available 24/7 high transaction rate data sharing environments. Strong knowledge base in DB2 data sharing, DB2 system performance as well as high available systems. Experience in all aspects of DB2, DBA experience, DB2 system experience and experience in architecting a well tuned DB2 environment. Prior to joining the Db2 for z/OS development SWAT team, Anthony was a Db2 Technical Advisor in the DB2 Tools development lab as well as spending significant years as a high end customer participating in the Db2 engine CAC and a Db2 Information Champion.
Audience experience level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Presentation Category: Application Design, Data Management, Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence, Disaster Recovery, Emerging Technology, Implementing New DB2 Releases and Features, Information Integration, Managing Availability, Managing Database Resources, Managing Performance, Big Data
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, Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence, 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, Tools and Utilities, Triggers, Stored Procedures, UDFs, User Experiences
Co-speaker Bio: Adrian Burke is an Open Group Master Certified IT Specialist on the DB2 SWAT team based out of the Silicon Valley Lab. In this role as a technical advocate for DB2 for z/OS Adrian conducts consulting and educational workshops, DB2 health checks, and availability studies for DB2 for z/OS customers. Previously, as a DB2 Advisor, Adrian supported hundreds of DB2 for z/OS customers from a technical sales perspective delivering consultative and educational workshops. Adrian has spoken at numerous DB2 Regional User Groups both in the U.S. and abroad as well as presented at IDUG, SHARE, and IOD. He is also a published Redbook author on material dealing with DB2 performance.

Abstract:  Db2 12 for z/OS Migration Planning & Continuous Delivery Workshop focuses on how you can quickly upgrade to Db2 Migration and Continuous Delivery and take advantage of new functions and features related with System, zHW, Application Development safely and securely.
Technical Overview of Db2 12 for z/OS which will cover performance enhancements for traditional workloads, performance enhancements for modern workloads, application enablement enhancements, reliability, availability, scalability and security

Explanation of how you can exploit new features and functions quickly to save time and money
Explanation of Db2 12 migration process
Take advantage of new function levels that are shipped continuously e.g components like APPLCOMPAT will now become vitally important and operate at the subsystem level, application/package level, as well as the driver level (IBM Data Server Driver)

The presenters will provide hints and tips, address some myths, provide additional planning information, and provide usage guidelines and positioning on new enhancements. The main objective is to help customers migrate as fast as possible, but safely and exploit new functions there-in, and how to prepare for the march towards continuous delivery.
Places are limited and will be offered on first come basis, this is a MUST ATTEND workshop for any Db2 for z/OS User!

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