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Fascinating Acquisitions Surrounding IBM DB2

Published June 2nd, 2010 - by

In his latest article for Database Journal, Julian Stuhler writes about the fascinating acquisitions surrounding IBM DB2 that have been announced in the last few weeks. xkoto & Teradata – Firstly, Teradata Corporation acquired Xkoto on 12th May 2010. Xkoto was the creator of some very interesting clustering technology dubbed GRIDSCALE, which was designed to Continue Reading

Confession of the Month

March 2010- Unintended consequences

Published January 19th, 2010 - by

We’ve all done it.  You see a great new feature in DB2 and jump headlong into using it without fully appreciating all of the implications.  Here’s a case in point: One of our clients is a large SAP customer running on DB2 for z/OS V9. With a huge number of subsystems to support and over Continue Reading