Database Benchmarking on Distributed Systems – Free Webinar

The International DB2 Users Group (IDUG) is pleased to partner with ITGAIN to deliver a free Webcast by long-term IDUG member and former user speaker Norbert Munkel.


Norbert will cover the following:

- Why should I do Benchmarks?
- Overview of existing benchmark suites (TPC-C, TPC-H, other)
- Why the big benchmark-suites don’t meet DBA's everyday needs
- Defining database workloads for benchmarking
- Getting to the data
- Eliminating side effects
- Demo of ITGAIN benchmark approach (Linux and Windows) 


Webcast Schedule Times

Sydney                                    Thu,      Oct 13, 2011 -   0900 to 1000.

Auckland                                  Thu,      Oct 13, 2011 -   1100 to 1200.

Chicago                                    Wed     Oct 12, 2011 -   1700 to 1800.

GMT                                         Wed     Oct 12 ,2011 –   2200 to 2300

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About Norbert Munkel:

Norbert  is a Senior DB2 Consultant and Trainer who has worked extensively with DB2 DBMS in the distributed world for more than 10 years, backed by 20+ years of working with RDBMs on different operating systems. He is currently involved in several performance tuning projects in Germany. Before entering the DB2 world, Norbert held several positions at SUSE Linux, including Head of end-customer support. He was a member of the first SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and zLinux teams. He is a long-term IDUG member and former user speaker

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