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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.

 

 
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…
Db2Night Show #z89: Are you just gonna play in the buffer pool or own it? Presented by: Adrian Burke DB2 for z/OS SWAT team "The DB2Night Show #Z89: Are you just gonna play in the buffer pool or own it?" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!100% of our studio audience learned something!Adrian talked about changes to buffer pool behavior, performance, and management …
The DB2Night Show #204: Db2 LUW success story with SAP on AWS Follow @sap_awsSpecial Guest: Arwel Owen, Enterprise Systems Manager, Princess LTD, UKDb2 LUW Success Story with SAP on AWS83% of our audience learned something! 17% of our audience were Arwel's co-workers! Arwel completed a VERY successful migration from Oracle to Db2, and then another migration t…
Db2Night Show #z88: Db2 Security Best Practices Volume IIPresented by: Dave Beulke, IBM Gold Consultant and Champion for IM "The Db2Night Show z88: Db2 Security Best Practices Volume II" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!100% of our studio audience learned something!Dave discussed the latest Db2 security methods, procedures and techniques for for…
The DB2Night Show #206: A crash course on Db2 pureScale and Advantages Follow @mohankumarsp Follow @rcollins963Special Guests: Kent Collins and Mohan Saraswatipura, AuthorsA crash course on Db2 pureScale and Advantages100% of our audience learned something! Kent provided a wealth of excellent information on Db2 pureScale including best practices, database manager conf…
The DB2Night Show #Z87: Db2 RESTful Service Support and z/OS ConnectPresented by: Maryela Weihrauch Distinguished Engineer, IBM SVL "The DB2Night Show Z87: Db2 RESTful Service Support and z/OS Connect" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!100% of our studio audience learned something!Maryela showed how SQL and stored procedures in Db2 on z/OS can be made avail…