Spending a little time evaluating your database and hardware requirements can result in big savings. This article will point you to some of the methods to help control or reduce your DB2 licensing costs.
We always assume that tuning, will result in actual monetary savings. Well, with IBMs Measured Workload Pricing this is not always the case. Join well known DB2 speaker Phil Grainger as he explains how IBMs MLC works in practice and what this means to our DB2 world.
Welcome to 2015! This is traditionally the time of year when most of us promise to improve our lives in some way, perhaps by starting a new exercise regime or finally kicking that expensive smoking habit.
Like many “traditional” DB2 users, CLPPlus has been on my list of things I have to learn for quite some time. Recently I've started to use it, but not for the reasons you might expect. In this article I'm going to describe why I started using CLPPlus and go through the basics of using the tool.