Phil Downey
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Db2 11.5 External Tables on Line Lab

Started Mar 26 0 Replies

Hi All, George and I built a new hands on Lab for working with Db2 11.5 External tables... takes you through how to define them, query them , dump to them and overall work with them in different…Continue

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Build Your Hybrid Cloud Skills with Db2 Community Edition and Openshift

Posted on May 20, 2020 at 5:43 0 Comments

There has been much interest in database containerization and their movement to Hybrid cloud. The promise of such a move is that it will provide a hybrid cloud database services with the benefits of simplicity of deployment, uniformity in management, simplified availability and the elasticity modern databases require.

Many database solutions have simply been created in the image of their standard operating system installation for the database platforms or deployed in such an…


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5 Ways to Manage Stressful Situations

Started by ashley gill in What's hot ? May 10. 0 Replies

Stress is a common feeling that every human being experiences. As we all know from experience, stress can impact our life negatively and it should, therefore, be dealt with properly. Stress may be unavoidable but how it is handled is our choice.…Continue

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Conversion of BLOB to String/ Text

Started by Jitesh Audichya in Application Development and DB2. Last reply by Jitesh Audichya Apr 24. 2 Replies

Hi All,Problem Statement:I have a field with BLOB data type in DB2 database, I want to extract this blob and convert it to Text. The text data after the conversion will be in Japanese characters. How can I write a select with the conversion from…Continue

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