The DB2Night Show #114: DB2 BLU Early Experiences and Best Practices

Berni Schiefer, Jessica Rockwood, Michael Kwok, IBM DB2 BLU

Special Guests: Berni Schiefer, Jessica Rockwood, Michael Kwok, IBM Canada

IBM DB2 10.5 BLU Early Experiences and Best Practices

96% of our studio audience learned something! During this episode of The DB2Night Show™, our IBM Canada guests took us on an informational BLU adventure! Berni introduced this exciting new technology, Michael shared with us several early customer success stories, and then Jessica did an outstanding job of sharing current ( and evolving! ) BLU best practices! Our live audience asked several excellent questions at the end! Watch and learn...


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Show Host Scott Hayes Commentary

I'll be brief. Berni, Jessica, and Michael did an awesome job! My expectations were exceeded! If you're thinking about using IBM BLU technology, this show is an excellent introduction and reference!

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Episode #114, 6 September 2013, IBM DB2 BLU Early Experiences and Best Practices with Berni Schiefer, Jessica Rockwood, and Michael Kwok, IBM Canada

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