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DB2 Geek Review of 2011

Published December 23rd, 2011 - by

It’s that time of year again, I’ll soon be waving goodbye to my DB2 Geek colleagues and heading home for mountains of turkey, mince pies and the odd glass of mulled wine. However, before I leave you I thought it would be good to share my personal DB2 Geek highlights of 2011. So, here we Continue Reading

As bad as it gets – A DB2 support nightmare!

Published March 29th, 2011 - by

Imagine the scene – a broken database on an unsupported version of DB2, with no backups or log files to recover the database. Yes, this one really was the stuff of nightmares!   An erroneous script had deleted a few transaction log files that had a ‘last changed’ date of more than 45 days. The Continue Reading

Confession of the Month

Behind the scenes on our latest venture

Published January 21st, 2011 - by

  Earlier this month we announced our new partnership with DBI Software but just how did this “marriage made in heaven” actually come about?   Well the idea was born during a conversation between Triton Director, Julian Stuhler and DBI CEO, Scott Hayes.  Both IBM Gold Consultants, these two renowned DB2 experts realised that our two Continue Reading

Trials & Tribulations of 24/7 Database Management

Published January 25th, 2010 - by

James Cockayne, Principal DBA at Camelot Group gives us his views on key issues for DBAs, the newest active-active availability solutions and how a DBA can ensure they get their all important beauty sleep! Just how important is it for organisations to ensure they have a robust database availability & disaster recovery solution? The database Continue Reading