Brandon Hodges
  • Jackson, MS
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DSNU014I Utility already executing... except it isn't!!!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brandon Hodges Jan 21, 2019. 3 Replies

Submitted three jobs that had utility IDs of RQ1, RQ2 and RQ3. Then I ended up having to cancel the jobs. I then went and terminated the utilities. Now when I re-submit my three jobs, 1 runs fine but…Continue

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How I became a Db2 for z/OS DBA... OVERNIGHT!

Posted on April 2, 2018 at 13:46 0 Comments

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…


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