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The importance of the UNLOAD privilege in Db2 12 for z/OS cannot be underestimated as it can completely determine if your batch production can run untouched. Whether it's for better control and audits or more granularity in privileges, Brian Laube explains why we should keep this in mind.
Recent releases of Db2 have introduced new SQL functionality that improves the functionality and productivity of application developers. But the DBA can also take advantage of some of the “new” Db2 SQL to improve their own productivity.
DBA's are notoriously conservative when it comes to migrating data to new types of objects. Our theme seems to be "if it ain't broke, don't fix it!" IBM has decided to encourage those of us on DB2 for z/OS to migrate our data to Universal Table Spaces (UTS) by essentially deprecating non UTS space
With many high-profile data security breaches, data encryption has become a focus item up to the CIO and CEO levels. Any loss or exposure of sensitive data might cause irreparable damage to the business and might result in high penalties. One of the ways to protect data is using encryption.