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DB2 11 for z/OS Comes of Age

Published March 2nd, 2016 - by

It’s easy to think of DB2 11 for z/OS as still being the new kid on the block, but it actually became Generally Available back in October 2013 – Miley Cyrus was getting plenty of airtime with Wrecking Ball and the movie Gravity was expertly inducing vertigo in audiences all around the world. New releases Continue Reading

Guest Blog – IDUG Barcelona 2013 Experience

Published December 9th, 2013 - by

Guest Geek Blogger – Arvind Clement, DB2 DBA, Tyche Consulting Ltd   Initially I was a bit sceptical about going away for a week to attend IDUG EMEA.  As usual I was feeling protective about my database servers and how they would manage without me but somehow everything fell into place.  The mentor program added a Continue Reading

When worlds collide – Running DB2 workloads in a Linux for System z Environment

Published September 23rd, 2013 - by

Many large system z environments have begun to look at the possibilities of running non-z/OS workloads on their System z environments in recent years. Smaller organisations  may not already posses a System z server, but are starting to consider IBM’s Enterprise Linux Server, a dedicated Linux server based on System z technology. I’ve just posted Continue Reading