The DB2Night Show #206: A crash course on Db2 pureScale and Advantages

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Special Guests: Kent Collins and Mohan Saraswatipura, Authors

A crash course on Db2 pureScale and Advantages

100% of our audience learned something! Kent provided a wealth of excellent information on Db2 pureScale including best practices, database manager configuration settings, database configuration settings, registry variables, HADR considerations, how to size memory, monitoring, workload manager (WLM), and much more! Get the PDF for reference AND watch our replay so that you don't miss Kent's helpful explanations! Continue...


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Outside of anyone in the IBM Toronto Lab, I'm pretty sure Kent Collins is the world's foremost expert on Db2 pureScale. He's been working with pureScale since the beginning (remember V9.8? ). Reach him by twitter, or his email is at the end of the PDF handout. If you are using pureScale, or thinking about it, you're likely going to refer to Kent's presentation dozens of times.

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WMV Format - approximately 78MB

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Episode #206, 8 June 2018, A Crash Course on Db2 pureScale and Advantages with Mohan Saraswatipura and Kent Collins

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PDF Handout!

Our guests have been very generous to permit us to share a PDF of their slides. If you promise to watch the video replay, you can CLICK HERE for the PDF.

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