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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.

 

 
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...
The DB2Night Show #211: Db2 LUW Favourite Problem Determination Tricks @pavel_sustrSpecial Guest: Pavel Sustr Sr. Manager IBM Canada LabDb2 LUW Favourite Problem Determination Tricks!100% of our HUGE audience learned something! #MindBlown The secrets to analyzing Db2 problems are out! Pavel gave us a fantastic introduction to his top problem determination tricks and t…
Db2Night Show #Z93: Best Design and Performance Practices for AnalyticsPresented by: Dave Beulke, IBM Gold Consultant and Champion for IM "The Db2Night Show z93: Best Design and Performance Practices for Analytics" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!100% of our studio audience learned something!Dave provided information and information resources that should hel…
The DB2Night Show #210: Db2 Performance Tuning- Indexes vs Prefetch @mhubelSpecial Guest: Martin Hubel Owner, MHC IBM Gold ConsultantDb2 LUW Performance Tuning: Indexes versus Prefetch!100% of our audience learned something! Famous for putting his kids through college by Dropping Db2 Indexes, Martin covers a wide variety of Db2 Performance Tuning topics with focus …
The Db2Night Show #z92 - Distributed access to Db2 for z/OS: top things Presented by: Cristian Molaro IBM Champion and Gold Consultant "The DB2Night Show #Z92: Distributed access to Db2 for z/OS: top things to know" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!98% of our studio audience learned something!Cristian covered all aspects of distributed access to Db2. A must se…
The DB2Night Show #209: The Perfect Db2 Server and What's New Db2 V11.1.4.4 @klaas_brantSpecial Guest: Klaas Brant Owner, KBCE IBM Gold ConsultantThe PERFECT Db2 Server! Bonus: What's New in Db2 V11.1.4.4100% of our audience learned something!Klaas Brant's presentation was amazing! From monitoring commands to configuration recommendations, Klaas covered it all! Watch our r…
The Db2Night Show #z91 - z/OS: Machine Learning and Db2 for z/OSPresented by: Terry Purcell Lead Designer, Db2 Optimizer, IBM SVL "The DB2Night Show #Z91: Machine Learning and Db2 for z/OS" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!100% of our studio audience learned something!Terry covered how the Db2 optimizer is changing to incorporate machine learning featu…
The DB2Night Show #208: 10 Minute Triage: Troubleshooting Db2 Performance @MKrafickSpecial Guest: Michael Krafick IBM Champion Senior DBA10 Minute Triage: Troubleshooting Db2 LUW Production Issues100% of our audience learned something!Per Michael's tweet this morning, "I will teach you how to say #holdmybeer while triaging #Db2 on production databases." Downtime is expen…
The Db2Night Show #z90 - z/OS: Total Recall: Exploiting In-Memory Features Presented by: Julian Stuhler Principal Consultant, Triton "The DB2Night Show #Z90: Total Recall: Exploiting In-Memory Features" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!100% of our studio audience learned something!Julian covered the important features relating to in-memory features and gave good …
The DB2Night Show #207: Db2 News from the IBM Canada Lab with Les King @LesKing00Special Guest: Les King Director, Hybrid Data Management IBM Canada LabDb2 News from IBM Canada Lab93% of our audience learned something!We kicked off our 10th season of The Db2Night Show with Db2 News presented by Les King. All of the advances and updates with IBM Data Management are pre…