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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 #Z86: Pre-IDUG Db2 for z/OS UpdatePresented by: Jeff Josten Distinguished Engineer, IBM SVL "The DB2Night Show Z86: Pre-IDUG Db2 for z/OS Update" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!100% of our studio audience learned something!Jeff gave a summary of some of the latest news and deliveries from Db2 for z/OS development. Watch …
The DB2Night Show #203: ALL ABOUT IDUG and Badge Winner Announced @idugdb2Special Guests: Lenin Thandapani, Dustin Ratliff, Saghi Amirsoleymani IDUG CPC VolunteersALL ABOUT IDUG Philadelphia!100% of our audience learned something! The early bird registration has been extended to 31 March 2018! Hotel space is filling up! Register Now! See our replays and PDF hando…
The DB2Night Show Z85: Db2 12 Continuous Delivery - New challenges Presented by: Roy Boxwell Sr. DB2 Product SpecialistSegus / Software Engineering Db2 12 Continuous Delivery - New challengesEVERYBODY (100%) in our audience learned something! Roy did a great job describing the challenges we face with Db2 12 Continuous Delivery. To learn what's new, watch, learn and…
The DB2Night Show #Z84: Revival of the SQL TunerPresented by: Sheryl Larsen Sr. DB2 Product – Specialist, BMC Software "The DB2Night Show #Z84: Revival of the SQL Tuner" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!98% of our studio audience learned something!Sheryl presented about increasing the attendee’s ability to identify and fix access pa…
The DB2Night Show #202: Using Jupyter Notebook for Db2 Administration @ember_crooksSpecial Guest: Ember Crooks Director, Xtivia IBM DB2 GOLD ConsultantUsing Jupyter Notebook for Db2 Administration100% of our audience learned something! If you like tools that help make your Db2 Administration tasks easier, then watch this replay and learn about Jupyter Notebook from I…
The DB2Night Show #201: Favorite Tuning Tips and Tricks for Db2 LUWSpecial Guest: Joe Geller, JP Morgan ChaseFavorite Tuning Tips and Tricks for Db2 LUW100% of our audience learned something! SELECTIVITY, OPTGUIDELINES, Runstats, Indexes, Bufferpool Design, REORGs, monitoring advice, and more!! No wonder Joe won Best User Speaker at IDUG Lisbon 2017! Joe's presenta…
The DB2Night Show #Z83: Copy Smarter - Unload/Load, DSN1COPY and beyondPresented by: Kai Stroh UBS Hainer "The DB2Night Show #Z83: Copy Smarter - Unload/Load, DSN1COPY and beyond" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!96% of our studio audience learned something!Kai described the requirements and issues of copying Db2 data between environments. Watch the replay...…
The DB2Night Show #200: IBM Db2 V11 Performance: BLU Hits and Misses!Follow @db2geekSpecial Guest: Mark Gillis, Triton ConsultingDb2 V11 Performance: BLU Hits and Misses100% of our audience learned something! Based on his popular IDUG Lisbon Db2 technical session, Mark covered an overview of BLU, examples of workload performance in Db2 V10.5, the benefits of Db2 V11 …
The DB2Night Show #199: Awaken your Data with RESTful Access to Db2!Follow @upintheairyyzSpecial Guest: George Baklarz, Program Director, IBM CanadaAwaken your Data with RESTful Access to Db2! OData!100% of our audience learned something! The new IBM Data Server Gateway for OData is a standards-based way for customers to leverage Db2 in modern Cloud and Mobile appli…
The DB2Night Show #Z82: The Db2 12 Catalog -- What happened since Db2 11Presented by: Steen Rasmussen CA technologies "The DB2Night Show #Z82: The Db2 12 Catalog -- What happened since Db2 11" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!100% of our studio audience learned something!Steen described the Db2 12 catalog changes abd their role in support new and improved Db2 …