DB2 11 for z/OS Data Sharing and Continuous Availability enhancements
Abstract: This session will introduce and discuss the valuable and much needed major enhancements in DB2 11 related to continuous availability including data sharing. The Data Sharing enhancements will include: group buffer pool castout, CF DELETE_NAME, Restart light, locking, indexing and DSNB355/356I messages. The Availability enhancements will include: BIND/REBIND/DDL/Online REORG break-in with persistent threads, IFCID 306 support for old compression dictionaries, online alter partition limit keys, deferred alter PIT recovery, DROP Column, Workfile instrumentation, defer define object processing, extended RBA/LRSN, and auto clean-up of pseudo- deleted index entries.
John Campbell - IBM DE
Florence Dubois - IBM STSM