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Monthly archives for April, 2019

Table Partitioning: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Published April 10th, 2019 - by

Table (or Range) Partitioning has been around since V9.7. It’s a canny option and a useful tool from both a performance and a data archiving point of view, but we do occasionally see it mis-managed and then it can be more of a nuisance than a benefit. Overview Partitioned tables are organized into multiple storage Continue Reading

Jenkins and z/OS

Published April 2nd, 2019 - by

Introduction DevOps has been a driving force in accelerated development delivery and improved quality outcomes for a few years now. Our mid-range colleagues have been championing this approach for a while, and there’s lots of good reasons why the mainframe teams should be picking this up and running with it as well: Code quality verification Continue Reading