We're always working hard to keep up with new features and trends, but we've got you covered. For the months of November and December, we'll provide you with essential content on new features you can't afford to ignore.
Trying to figure out the ins and outs of Db2 Log Space Management? Spent too much time trying to figure out what settings are best for your environment? Look no further than Db2's new Advanced Log Space Management.
Db2 11.5 is here and with it comes a bunch of new features and changed behaviors in the area of Availability & Recovery that should make your every day tasks easier. Check out the list that includes items like Advanced Log Space Management, Reduced Logging and better HADR Reads on Standby.
Thinking about your availability and recovery strategy shouldn't give you sleepless nights. Db2 understands the importance of keeping your database online 24x7 and with Db2 11.1 / 11.5 and its continuous delivery of new features and enhancements, you are on the right path of achieving such goals.
Starting in Db2 Version 126.96.36.199, a new feature called 'DB2_AVOID_LOCK_ESCALATION' provides control over lock escalation behaviour. The feature is configured through a dynamic (no instance recycling needed) registry variable: