Connecting to Db2 remotely means the use of a client. Sometimes that client is installed software and other times it is as thin as a JDBC driver. In any event, a client talking to a Db2 server will invoke one or more bound packages on the server side. Let's discuss!
Index Compression has been available in Db2 since Version 9. But my impression is that it is under-utilized out in the real world. What is index compression? What is the benefit? Why should it be considered?
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IBM Db2 with BLU Acceleration is commonly used in warehouse environments to facilitate industry-leading analytical processing of data. This technology is composed of many valuable pieces, but two that we regularly highlight are extreme compression and advanced query performance.