IBM DB2 - The Ultimate Database for Cloud, Analytics & Mobile
Python is one of the most commonly used programming language. Its interactive mode is ideal for prototype development and ad-hoc tasks. There is also a development GUI. Both are free to download or use under open source license. In the following article, I am going to show you how to use Python to connect to DB2 11 for z/OS and perform some basic database operations.…Continue
Added by Jane Man on March 11, 2017 at 2:00am — No Comments
DB2 for z/OS delivered native REST services support in the end of 2016. I wrote 2 white paper on how to create a DB2 REST service and how to consume this service from a mobile device. I start getting enquiries on how to consume a DB2 REST service from a node.js application. In the following blog, I am going to share my…Continue
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Previously I outlined the themes and highlights of DB2 12 for z/OS, including some high-level performance expectations. Let’s move on to look at a developing strategy to deliver performance and scalability improvements by the exploitation of large real memory, particularly the use of in-memory data structures optimised for performance.
The two main items up for discussion are…
Added by Gareth on February 22, 2017 at 3:07pm — No Comments
2017 DB2 for z/OS Webcast Series – Register for the Series NOW!
We have planned an amazing series of DB2 for z/OS webcasts series for you and to make it easier you only need to register once for all the webcasts !
Register Now using this URL for all webcasts in one…Continue
Added by Surekha Parekh on February 9, 2017 at 9:08pm — No Comments
IBM Doc Buddy, a no charge mobile app that enables retrieving support documentation for z products, accelerates the time you spend in resolving problems and improves the total information experience. The app includes DB2 for z/OS messages from V10 to V12. …
Added by Jialei on January 19, 2017 at 7:59am — No Comments
Data transformation is a core process in the operation of most business analytics hubs. However, even experienced data professionals can suffer from certain misconceptions about this practice, believing that data must be moved from source platforms to other platforms, often through several intermediary staging and storage systems, to enable transformation for downstream consumption in analytics applications.
But execution of high-performance data transformations on transactional…Continue
IBM DB2 12 for z/OS became generally available on Oct. 21, 2016. It's perhaps sobering to reflect on the fact that DB2 was first announced in 1983 and released in 1985, but its roots—and the roots of all relational databases—go all the way back to mathematician and IBM Fellow Edgar F. Codd's ground-breaking 1970 paper, "A Relational Model of Data for Large Shared Data Banks."
DB2utor Post: Comparing DB2 12 Function Levels M100 and M500
Added by Troy Coleman on January 4, 2017 at 2:56am — No Comments
DB2utor Post - http://bit.ly/2hPjY2j
Added by Troy Coleman on January 4, 2017 at 2:53am — No Comments
Using machine learning features in Spark and an easy to follow example, learn how you can build/train/test a machine learning model using data from DB2 for z/OS.
Machine Learning using DB2 for z/OS data and Spark Part 1…
Added by Jane Man on January 2, 2017 at 6:00am — No Comments
Monitoring Index Cleanup Threads
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DB2 12 Technical Overview Redbook - Available for download
Check out the video https://youtu.be/GlPDZcdDwkw…Continue
Added by IBMDB2 on December 15, 2016 at 12:17pm — No Comments
SAP did it again: SAP certification for DB2 12 for z/OS was accomplished on GA date (October 21, 2016).
This release delivers a wealth of enhancements that benefit SAP applications. It includes SQL query improvements for new SAP applications exploiting CDS (Core Data Services) as well as enhancements for SAP's Zero Downtime Option.
To learn more, check out this article: …Continue
Added by Johannes Schuetzner on December 13, 2016 at 12:38pm — No Comments
This paper will provide a high-level overview of the major new features of IBM DB2 12 for z/OS from an IT Executive’s perspective, with the emphasis on the underlying business value that the new release can deliver.
About the author: Julian Stuhler is a…Continue
Added by IBMDB2 on December 6, 2016 at 5:42pm — No Comments
Did you miss the IBM DB2 Continuous Delivery webcast which was hosted live? Don't worry it is available on replay here is the direct URL http://ibm.biz/BdrwVH
This is also available on You tube https://youtu.be/9Bw_iJlj9gs…Continue
Added by IBMDB2 on December 6, 2016 at 5:26pm — No Comments
Our latest DB2 for z/OS book:- "DB2 12 - The No 1 Enterprise Database" is now available as a e-book.
This book was launched at World of Watson and all 5000 copies were gone as soon as they were available. This book is a must read for anyone that works with DB2 for z/OS:- architects, IT managers, DBA, system programs etc
The book not only talks about the hottest topics in the industry #CLOUD #ANALYTICS #MOBILE but…Continue
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DB2utor blog post: http://bit.ly/2fPMLkV
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The latest DB2utor blog posting: Taking a look at IDAA in the cloud.
November 15, 2016
In last week's IBM DB2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS V6.1…Continue
Added by Troy Coleman on November 15, 2016 at 7:30pm — No Comments