Articles & Content
Topic: 2009 NA
Subtopic: DB2 for z/OS
DATE: 2009-5-15 (10:30 AM - 11:30 AM)
SPEAKERS: Konstantin Tadenev (UPS)
We need Unicode to enable our databases for global commerce. But how do we implement it while maintaining optimal performance and containing costs? The author and his colleagues conducted a study aimed at answering this question in preparation for a major IT Globalization effort. This presentation explores two Unicode implementations in DB2: UTF-8 and UTF-16. It examines how these implementations fit in the overall enterprise data strategy and how they influence performance of Java and COBOL applications. Rich empirical data collected during the study challenged preconceptions and helped shape a set of best practices for the database and application designers.
EXP. LEVEL: Intermediate,Advanced
UTF-8 and UTF-16 as Unicode implementations in DB2
Unicode data exchange challenges between z/OS and other platforms
Performance and capacity of Java workloads in DB2 Unicode databases: study results
Performance and capacity of COBOL workloads in DB2 Unicode databases: study results
Study conclusions: guidelines and best practices
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