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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

Adding some zIIP to IBM DB2

Published April 28th, 2010 - by

What Can Speciality Processors Do for You? Article by Julian Stuhler for Database Journal Introduction For some time now, DB2 for z/OS has been the major user and benefactor of the zIIP engine: one of a number of System z technologies collectively known as “speciality processors”. This article provides an overview of the zIIP and Continue Reading