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DB2 pureScale vs. Oracle RAC - Scale Out Done Right (C01)

Topic: 2011 NA

Subtopic: DB2 for LUW

DATE: 2011-5-3 (12:45 PM - 01:45 PM)
SPEAKERS: Paul Zikopoulos (IBM)

DB2 pureScale is an active/active scale-out solution for distributed DB2 server that comes from the DB2 for z/OS SYSPLEX mainframe technology. The Oracle RAC solution has been in the market for quite some time, and in conjunction with a rich marketing program and lack of alternative solution, has managed to evade a deep technical look at how it works from a scalability and availability perspective. This presentation will give users a technical comparison between DB2 pureScale and Oracle RAC and separate the fact, fiction, and marketing to allow users to make informed decisions of their IT strategy.

EXP. LEVEL: Beginner,Intermediate,Advanced


A Quick Recap on DB2 pureScale

DB2 pureScale vs. Oracle RAC - From a Scalability Perspective

DB2 pureScale vs. Oracle RAC - From an Availability Perspective

DB2 pureScale vs. Oracle RAC - From a Usability Perspective


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