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The DB2Night Show #69: DB2's GOT TALENT Contestant Auditions 1

February 3, 2012, 2:48 pm
Posted by scott in Cross Platform

Congratulations Richard, Douglas, and Yonghang!
A Buffet of DB2 LUW Tips and Advice

Replays available in WMV and M4V formats!

96% of our audience learned something! Today's "special guests" included five contestants that shared some very helpful and creative DB2 LUW tips. Our judges chose their favorite three to advance to the March finals. Watch the replay to learn about the "db2greg" command, performance tips for migrating from Oracle to DB2 LUW, an excellent technique for diagnosing lock contention, and much more!


Show Host Scott Hayes Commentary

Despite two contestants not showing up, we still had a terrific contest kickoff that is full of terrific DB2 advice! We are still looking for contestant applications until 10 February 2012 to fill slots on the 17th and 24th. To possibly entice more contestants into participating, we are easing the presentation burden in March and reducing the finalist shows to March 2nd, 16th, and 30th (no presentations on the 9th or 23rd). Learn more about...

2012 DB2's GOT TALENT

It's that time of year again! DB2's GOT TALENT is BACK! In 2012, the prizes are BIGGER! For our Contestants, DB2's GOT TALENT provides a great way to showcase your DB2 skills. For our studio audience and replay viewers, DB2's GOT TALENT provides a grand buffet of DB2 tips, tricks, and advice!

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THANK YOU to DB2's GOT TALENT SPONSORS!

  • 1st Place Prize: Free Badge to any 2012 IDUG Conference, sponsored by IDUG
  • 1st Place Prize: Up to $1,500 USD travel money for travel expenses to the IDUG conference, sponsored by DBI Software
  • 2nd Place Prize: A free badge to attend the DB2 Symposium, sponsored by KBCE
  • 2nd Place Prize: Up to $1,000 USD travel money for travel expenses to the DB2 Symposium, sponsored by HLS Technologies
  • 3rd Place Prize: An Apple iPad, sponsored by Responsive Systems
  • Top 10 Finalist Prizes: $50 Amazon.com gift certificates sponsored by Triton Consulting

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After you watch the replay, please vote for your favorite contestants in our survey below. Our judges chose three finalists - your feedback and votes will determine our "runner up"! Everyone that completes the survey after attending our live show or watching the replay will be entered into our random drawing for a $25 Amazon.com gift certificate!

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Episode #69, 03 February 2012, DB2's GOT TALENT Contestant Auditions #1

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