As Db2 becomes a better database for the implementation of hybrid datastores, we're starting to see support for JSON become more substantial.
The DB2 landscape is changing quickly, and sometimes things can quietly sneak in before you even realize it. Maybe you have heard IBMers talking about JSON support in DB2, but have you heard about the mobile DB2 access and DB2 RESTful API that is now available for DB2 for z/OS?
This month’s third article is by John Maenpaa. John provides us with the overview of a real life project. The choice was between JSON, XML and traditional relation structure, in order to store complex forms. John talks about measurements and considerations. This article is a must read.
This month’s second article is by Ludovic Janssens. Ludovic provides us with a DBA’s perspective on JSON. As a consultant, Ludovic talks about the synergy and possibilities JSON provides us with as DBAs. This article will bring JSON closer to our DBA world.
This month’s first article “JSON a fat free data format” is by a great developer and personal friend, Steve Chaloner. Steve provides us with a developer’s perspective on JSON.