Articles & Content
Topic: Cross Platform DB2 for z/OS & LUW
DATE: 2008-10-15 (16:15 - 17:15)
SPEAKERS: Robert Catterall (Catterall Consulting)
A lot of DB2 DBAs, systems programmers, and application developers are familiar with various actions that can be taken to increase DB2 uptime and to decrease disaster-related data loss (these include online REORGs, large-table partitioning, and frequent application COMMITs). Have you ever wondered how far high availability can be taken? How about this for a BHAG (big, hairy, audacious goal): never down, never lose anything. An unattainable goal? I think not. This session will describe a solution intended to deliver what I call ultra-availability.
EXP. LEVEL: Intermediate,Advanced
Review of "Mom and Apple Pie" DB2 availability recommendations.
The importance of setting an audacious availability goal.
Reducing recovery time by not recovering.
Preserving committed data changes in a "hot-hot" multi-site environment.
The challenge of preserving data changes associated with transactions that are in-flight when disaster strikes.
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