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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 #z95: Db2 Batch System Design for High PerformancePresented by: Neal Lozins Softbase "The DB2Night Show #Z95: Db2 Batch System Design for High Performance" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!94% of our studio audience learned something!Neal described the issues, challenges and techniques for designing optimal batch applications. Watch the r…
The DB2Night Show #212: Db2 LUW SQL Tuning; Find, Fix, and Prevent Problems @klaas_brantSpecial Guest: Klaas Brant Owner, KBCE IBM Gold ConsultantDb2 LUW SQL Tuning: Find, Fix, and Prevent Problems!100% of our audience learned something!Klaas gave us another amazing presentation! From monitoring commands to utility recommendations, Klaas covered it all! Watch our replay to…
Db2Night Show #z94: Data Masking for Db2 on z/OSPresented by: Kai Stroh UBS Hainer "The DB2Night Show #Z94: Data Masking for Db2 on z/OS" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!100% of our studio audience learned something!Kai described the requirements and issues when creating Db2 test data. Watch the replay...
The DB2Night Show #211: Db2 LUW Favourite Problem Determination Tricks @pavel_sustrSpecial Guest: Pavel Sustr Sr. Manager IBM Canada LabDb2 LUW Favourite Problem Determination Tricks!100% of our HUGE audience learned something! #MindBlown The secrets to analyzing Db2 problems are out! Pavel gave us a fantastic introduction to his top problem determination tricks and t…
Db2Night Show #Z93: Best Design and Performance Practices for AnalyticsPresented by: Dave Beulke, IBM Gold Consultant and Champion for IM "The Db2Night Show z93: Best Design and Performance Practices for Analytics" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!100% of our studio audience learned something!Dave provided information and information resources that should hel…
The DB2Night Show #210: Db2 Performance Tuning- Indexes vs Prefetch @mhubelSpecial Guest: Martin Hubel Owner, MHC IBM Gold ConsultantDb2 LUW Performance Tuning: Indexes versus Prefetch!100% of our audience learned something! Famous for putting his kids through college by Dropping Db2 Indexes, Martin covers a wide variety of Db2 Performance Tuning topics with focus …
The Db2Night Show #z92 - Distributed access to Db2 for z/OS: top things Presented by: Cristian Molaro IBM Champion and Gold Consultant "The DB2Night Show #Z92: Distributed access to Db2 for z/OS: top things to know" Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!98% of our studio audience learned something!Cristian covered all aspects of distributed access to Db2. A must se…
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…