ALL ABOUT IDUG & DB2's GOT TALENT WINNERS April 1st 10am CDT

REGISTER NOW for ALL ABOUT IDUG (Austin Texas, May 23-26) and DB2's GOT TALENT 2016 Winners, Friday, April 1st, 10am CDT/11am EDT! Just a few days left to vote! Who will win the IDUG badge? iPad? See YouTube video links below...


ABOUT IDUG - AUSTIN - May 23 to May 26

During this annual show, IDUG volunteers will share important news and updates about the upcoming IDUG conference with our audience. Find out about THE BIG EVENT Wednesday evening 25 May. Get tips on how to make the most of your IDUG Conference experience!

DB2's GOT TALENT 2016 Contestants

The following DB2 Professionals stepped up to share some of their DB2 knowledge with our worldwide audience. Please enjoy their YouTube videos while learning from their experience. If you like the presentation or find it helpful, please give it a THUMBS UP (like) on YouTube. DB2's GOT TALENT 1st and 2nd place winners will be determined by the most LIKES.

Contestant Videos

Nadir: DB2 LUW

Vote via Direct Link: https://youtu.be/bbc62RINms8
Judges Scores: 8, 7, and 8. Average = 7.67. 7.67 out of 10 is 77%. 77% of $75 honorarium is $57.75 Amazon.com prize.

Sree: DB2 z/OS

Vote via Direct Link: https://youtu.be/689WC0XNjjA
Judges Scores: 6, 7, and 7. Average = 6.66. 6.66 out of 10 is 67%. 67% of $75 honorarium is $50.25 Amazon.com prize.

Rajesh: DB2 LUW

Vote via Direct Link: https://youtu.be/QhWEfOdrHLQ
Judges Scores: 6, 6, and 6. Average = 6. 6 out of 10 is 60%. 60% of $75 honorarium is $45.00 Amazon.com prize.

Eswar: DB2 z/OS RIDS, RI, SQL -532, and Solution

Vote via Direct Link: https://youtu.be/JGTxnNyJck8
Judges Scores: 7, 8, and 7. Average = 7.33. 7.33 out of 10 is 73%. 73% of $75 honorarium is $54.75 Amazon.com prize.

Anantha: DB2 LUW 10.5 Features and Managing Tablespaces

Vote via Direct Link: https://youtu.be/KxqDUCdvM5I
Judges Scores: 6, 5, and 7. Average = 6.00. 6.00 out of 10 is 60%. 60% of $75 honorarium is $45.00 Amazon.com prize.

Rohit: DB2 LUW Migrating Databases

Vote via Direct Link: https://youtu.be/4r9FnLzL1fQ
Judges Scores: 8, 9, and 9. Average = 8.66. 8.66 out of 10 is 87%. 87% of $75 honorarium is $65.25 Amazon.com prize.

Santhosh: DB2 LUW 10.1 and 10.5 Compression

Vote via Direct Link: https://youtu.be/YRF6jTtmp5c
Judges Scores: 7, 8, and 7. Average = 7.33. 7.33 out of 10 is 73%. 73% of $75 honorarium is $55.00 Amazon.com prize.

Ankan: DB2 LUW HADR

Vote via Direct Link: https://youtu.be/WAEgP3S9stI
Judges Scores: 7, 8, and 8. Average = 7.66. 7.66 out of 10 is 77%. 77% of $75 honorarium is $57.75 Amazon.com prize.

Tomas: DB2 Partitioning for Performance

Vote via Direct Link: https://youtu.be/QRppVuU6YLY
Judges Scores: 8, 8, and 8. Average = 8.00. 8.00 out of 10 is 80%. 80% of $75 honorarium is $60.00 Amazon.com prize.

Larry: DB2 LUW Anonymous Blocks for Generating Commands

Vote via Direct Link: https://youtu.be/YOByXiWiEHU
Judges Scores: 10,10, and 9. Average = 9.66. 9.66 out of 10 is 96%. 96% of $75 honorarium is $72.00 Amazon.com prize.


Extra Videos


The following video presentations do not qualify for DB2's GOT TALENT prizes. They are offered by the presenters for education and entertainment purposes only. Ken's presentation was very funny, Scott's presentation shares some BIG IDUG news, and Martin and Iqbal offered some very helpful DB2 LUW technical insights.

Ken Shaffer: Top 10 Crazy Things that Developers Do!

Vote via Direct Link: https://youtu.be/kJB6ENI4xhA

Host Scott Hayes: Breaking DB2 Community News! IBM & DBI reception at IDUG!

Vote via Direct Link: https://youtu.be/HAVOGOc56x8

Judge Martin Hubel: DB2 Index Tips

Vote via Direct Link: https://youtu.be/SdiZXbSYhuE

Judge Iqbal Goralwalla: DB2 LUW CONNECT_PROC (A Hidden Gem)

Vote via Direct Link: https://youtu.be/iq8KcsxZCBI

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