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The DB2Night Show™

The DB2Night Show™ is hosted by Scott Hayes and has the simple mission of building a fun, interactive community around DB2 LUW and DB2 z/OS. Each episode includes fun stuff, education, tips, and special guests ranging from industry experts to "Joe the DBA".

Note: The content of this blog is the opinion and thoughts of the blogger and does not necessarily represent the opinions of IDUG.

 

 
The DB2Night Show #216: Db2 LUW Problem Determination Class (3hr) @pavel_sustrSpecial Guest: Pavel Sustr Sr. Manager IBM Canada LabDb2 LUW Problem Determination Class!100% of our HUGE audience learned something! In show #211, Pavel shared his favorite Db2 problem determination tricks. In our special Season #10 finale, Pavel teaches his full THREE HOUR problem det…
The DB2Night Show #Z98: Optimizing Data Transformation with Db2 & IDAAPresented by: Maryela Weihrauch Distinguished Engineer, IBM SVL "The DB2Night Show Z98: Optimizing Data Transformation with Db2 for z/OS and IDAA" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!100% of our studio audience learned something!Maryela discussed ETL problems and solutions in the z/OS environ…
The DB2Night Show #215: Breaking News from IBM Toronto Lab - Db2 V11.5! @kdrodgerSpecial Guest: Kelly Rodger, IBM Canada Senior Development Manager Db2BREAKING NEWS from IBM Canada LEARN about Db2 V11.5!100% of our audience learned something! As Kelly pointed out, Db2 V11.1 will be three years old this summer! It must be time for a new and exciting release of Db2 for L…
The DB2Night Show #Z97: Why does the Db2 for z/OS Optimizer need a Data SciPresented by: Sheryl Larsen Worldwide Db2 Z Solutions Ambassador, BMC Software "The DB2Night Show #Z97: Why does the Db2 for z/OS Optimizer need a Data Scientist?" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!100% of our studio audience learned something!Sheryl discussed the new Db2ZAI product that en…
The DB2Night Show #Z96: Db2 for z/OS Latest News and Future DirectionsPresented by: Jeff Josten Distinguished Engineer, IBM SVL "The DB2Night Show Z96: Db2 for z/OS Latest News and Future Directions" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!97% of our studio audience learned something!Jeff gave a summary of some of the latest news and deliveries from Db2 for z/OS de…
The DB2Night Show #214: ALL ABOUT IDUG Charlotte NC June 2-6 @IDUGDb2Special Guests: Mike Inman, Dustin Ratliff, Mike Winer IDUG CPC VolunteersALL ABOUT IDUG Charlotte NC, June 2-6, 2019 State of the Db2 Universe Study Winners Announced!100% of our audience learned something!Mike, Dustin, and Mike gave us the inside scoop on what to expect at IDUG this June.…
The DB2Night Show #213: Db2 LUW Native Encryption - What to Expect! @IBM_Paul_BirdSpecial Guest: Paul Bird STSM IBM Toronto LabDb2 LUW Native Encryption: What to Expect when you're Expecting to Encrypt!100% of our audience learned something!Paul gave us an excellent presentation about Db2 LUW Native Encryption that covered Performance, Operational, and Availability…
Db2Night Show #z95: Db2 Batch System Design for High PerformancePresented by: Neal Lozins Softbase "The DB2Night Show #Z95: Db2 Batch System Design for High Performance" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!94% of our studio audience learned something!Neal described the issues, challenges and techniques for designing optimal batch applications. Watch the r…
The DB2Night Show #212: Db2 LUW SQL Tuning; Find, Fix, and Prevent Problems @klaas_brantSpecial Guest: Klaas Brant Owner, KBCE IBM Gold ConsultantDb2 LUW SQL Tuning: Find, Fix, and Prevent Problems!100% of our audience learned something!Klaas gave us another amazing presentation! From monitoring commands to utility recommendations, Klaas covered it all! Watch our replay to…
Db2Night Show #z94: Data Masking for Db2 on z/OSPresented by: Kai Stroh UBS Hainer "The DB2Night Show #Z94: Data Masking for Db2 on z/OS" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!100% of our studio audience learned something!Kai described the requirements and issues when creating Db2 test data. Watch the replay...