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We're proud to announce that Db2 for 12 for z/OS function level 502 is now available!
Function level 502 introduces support for new policy controls in Db2 12 for…Continue
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This IBM® Redpaper™ publication provides key information about continuous delivery in IBM Db2® 12 for z/OS®. It discusses how continuous delivery works and the changes that have been made in Db2 12 to support continuous delivery,…
I imagine my story is not entirely uncommon, but it is certainly unique to me. I was a SQL Server DBA for 7 years at Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance, when a sudden personnel change led me to becoming our company’s new Db2 for z/OS DBA, (in addition to my role as the SQL Server DBA) literally overnight. Because I had database experience, management thought this made sense and would not be out of my realm of knowledge or comfort. Anyone working with Db2, z/OS, knows there is so much…Continue
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IBM and IDUG will again be raffling off complimentary IDUG Conference Passes to the 2018 IDUG Tech Conference in Philadelphia, PA during the week of April 29 - May 3.
If your user group is a Virtual Group on the World of DB2, then your User…Continue
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My name is Brian and I’m with Keen Technology Consulting Inc. I wanted to share details of a DB2 DBA opportunity with a great client in Scarborough in the Greater Toronto Area in Ontario, Canada.
Anyone interested, please feel free to reach me at firstname.lastname@example.org or 416-536-5336 x 229.
Role: Database Administrator with focus on DB/2 and mainframe…Continue
Added by Brian Davies on March 2, 2018 at 19:47 — No Comments
Location: IBM Corporation 590 Madison Ave (between 56th & 57th)
Room 1219, 12th Floor
A free day of Db2 education with speakers:
See the attached flyer for the session abstracts.
Added by Joe Geller on February 27, 2018 at 19:00 — No Comments
Join Haakon Roberts, IBM DE, on Tuesday February 27th at 11:00 AM EST to learn more about how mainframe customers are updating their application development processes while continuing to leverage mainframe strengths that are vital to their business.
REGISTER ONLINE NOW AT http://bit.ly/Db2_DEVOPS
Added by Calene Janacek on February 23, 2018 at 17:41 — No Comments
HURRY today is the last chance for you to register our DOUBLE Webcast Series - Db2 12 Migration Planning and EARLY CUSTOMER EXPERIENCES. There will be a with LIVE Q &A session with John Campbell - IBM Db2 Guru. This is fresh content for 2018 to help you accelerate your Db2 12 Migration.
DB2 12 for z/OS Technical Overview PART 1 & 2 with live…Continue
Some time ago, John Campbell, Michael Dewert and I published a Db2 white paper on the support for the extended LRSN and RBA format introduced in Db2 11. This paper is no longer available on the internet, so we have decided to reproduce it here as it contains valuable information for safely implementing the extended format in both data sharing and non-data sharing environments, and in particular for avoiding pitfalls which can lead to unplanned outages. …Continue
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With Db2 for z/OS continuous delivery model, new Db2 for z/OS features/enhancements are continuously delivered in service stream when they are ready. LISTAGG is one of first set of functions delivered in function level 501 since Db2 adopted continuous delivery model.
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Customers have been telling us that they lack adequate safeguards to protect data in Db2 for z/OS from viewing by unauthorized internal personnel. In Db2 11 for z/OS, we address that problem…Continue
Abstract: As of September 30th, of 2018, IBM Db2 Path Checker will be at “end of service”. This post covers topics related to migration from IBM Db2 Path Checker to IBM Db2 SQL Performance Analyzer.
For existing Path Checker customers, contact your IBM representative for information on the transition from Path Checker to SQL Performance Analyzer.
To ease the migration path for Path Checker users, IBM Db2 SQL Performance Analyzer R510 has functions that will help you…Continue
Added by Frank Myers on October 30, 2017 at 18:33 — No Comments
The Db2 for z/OS documentation team recently changed how we deliver PDF manuals for Db2. These changes are mostly transparent to you. However, I've recently fielded several questions related to the recent process changes and more general concerns about the future of PDF manuals for Db2, and I want to respond to those questions.
But first: advantages of IBM Knowledge Center
As I hope you're aware, …
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