Business and Technical Value of Top Ten Features in Db2 12 for z/OS Continuous Delivery
One of the most valuable resources for modern businesses is business critical data. Data can be used to provide insight into every facet of the business from operations to market trends. Powerful data enables effective and efficient business decision making and your enterprise data is only as powerful as your ability to harness it. Storing, analyzing, and managing data in today’s world is a enormous undertaking as the amount of data continues to explode.
Everyone knows that Db2 12 introduced a continuous delivery model so that we can be more responsive to our clients' needs. As a result, we have delivered over 100 new enhancements in the maintenance stream to date including many features that increase availability, scalability and performance, and address the future of mobile and cloud computing.
Now with the prospect of Apollo on the horizon, Haakon Roberts, IBM Distinguished Engineer, and Sowmya Kameswaran, Db2 Technical Lead, will take a look at what has been achieved and what are generally considered to be some of the most important new features delivered in this timeframe and why they should matter to you.