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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.

 

 
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…
The DB2Night Show #205: Deep Dive Db2 LUW Locks, Logs, and pureScale Follow @mohankumarsp Follow @rcollins963Special Guests: Mohan Saraswatipura and Kent Collins, AuthorsDEEP DIVE on Db2 LUW Locks, Logs, and pureScale100% of our audience learned something! Mohan took us into the bowels of Db2 pureScale locking and logging, complete with sample SQL, monitoring comman…
The DB2Night Show #Z86: Pre-IDUG Db2 for z/OS UpdatePresented by: Jeff Josten Distinguished Engineer, IBM SVL "The DB2Night Show Z86: Pre-IDUG Db2 for z/OS Update" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!100% of our studio audience learned something!Jeff gave a summary of some of the latest news and deliveries from Db2 for z/OS development. Watch …
The DB2Night Show #203: ALL ABOUT IDUG and Badge Winner Announced @idugdb2Special Guests: Lenin Thandapani, Dustin Ratliff, Saghi Amirsoleymani IDUG CPC VolunteersALL ABOUT IDUG Philadelphia!100% of our audience learned something! The early bird registration has been extended to 31 March 2018! Hotel space is filling up! Register Now! See our replays and PDF hando…
The DB2Night Show Z85: Db2 12 Continuous Delivery - New challenges Presented by: Roy Boxwell Sr. DB2 Product SpecialistSegus / Software Engineering Db2 12 Continuous Delivery - New challengesEVERYBODY (100%) in our audience learned something! Roy did a great job describing the challenges we face with Db2 12 Continuous Delivery. To learn what's new, watch, learn and…
The DB2Night Show #Z84: Revival of the SQL TunerPresented by: Sheryl Larsen Sr. DB2 Product – Specialist, BMC Software "The DB2Night Show #Z84: Revival of the SQL Tuner" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!98% of our studio audience learned something!Sheryl presented about increasing the attendee’s ability to identify and fix access pa…