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A03 - Tame Your Backups without Creating More Work

Topic: 2014 NA

Subtopic: DB2 for z/OS

Faced with a 10 year old backup process that was running in excess of 24 hours and impacting other database activities such as LOADs, MODIFYs, REORGs and normal system outages, the Navy Federal Credit Union (NFCU) needed to quickly and reliability deploy a new backup strategy that would meet their scheduling requirements without creating maintenance issues or impacting the reliability of their recovery process.  

NOTE: This is a user/vendor co-presentation.  The user is Navy Federal Credit Union ( from Vienna, VA in the US.  The vendor is BMC Software ( from Houston, TX in the US.  The BMC product utilized by NFCU is the BMC Recovery Management Solution for DB2.

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