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The DB2Night Show #196: Db2 LUW Transaction Log Expedition w/ Ember Crooks

September 22, 2017, 3:05 pm
Posted by Scott in DB2 LUW
Ember Crooks, IBM DB2 GOLD Consultant


Special Guest: Ember Crooks
Director, Xtivia
IBM DB2 GOLD Consultant

SQL Infusion: A Db2 LUW Transaction Log Expedition!

96% of our audience learned something! Ember took us on an educational journey that covered just about everything related to Db2 transaction logs, active logs, archive logs, configuration settings, recommendations, and sample SQL for examining your systems. As for the 4% that didn't learn something --- they were IBM Canada Lab staff! Watch and learn...

Show Host Scott Hayes Commentary

Again, it was an honor and a pleasure to have Ember Crooks as our special guest. She's got a real gift for teaching that includes making complex topics seem understandable. She offered great advice and recommendations for Db2 logging during this session. I'll be watching this replay myself and checking configuration settings on some of my favorite databases.

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Episode #196, 22 September 2017, SQL Infusion - A transaction log expedition with Ember Crooks!

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Ember presented this session at IDUG Anaheim 2017, and will be presenting it again at IDUG Lisbon 2017. A PDF is available to IDUG attendees. Or, try emailing Ember to request a PDF.

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