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FEATURED Db2 LUW V11.1 REPLAYS: Part 1: What's New in Db2 LUW V11
Guests Matt Huras and Berni Schiefer, IBM Canada Lab


Part 2: Db2 LUW V11
Deep Dive
on
BLU and Analytics
Part 3: Db2 LUW V11
Deep Dive
on
OLTP and pureScale
Part 4: Db2 LUW V11
Upgrade Best Practices
with Melanie Stopfer
Part 5: Db2 LUW V11
FREE Resources
with
George Baklarz

The Db2Night Show has the simple mission of building a fun, interactive community around IBM® DB2®. Each episode will include fun stuff, education, tips, and special guests. Guests will range from industry experts to "Joe the DBA".
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SEASON #11! ELEVEN YEARS of FREE Db2 Education!

Unless otherwise noted, all shows start at 8am Pacific, 9am Mountain, 10am Central, and 11am Eastern time. Adjust accordingly for Daylight Savings and International locations.

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#226 DB2
LUW
5 JUN
75 Mins
The Data Pioneer
Let's say you've joined a new company as the first DBA, or you're promoted into the role. This presentation talks about the nature of work ahead and the many challenges as you introduce procedures necessary to ensure data integrity. We need to look at how the DBA has to interact with development and other staff members to be a success in this role. Click below to register.
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Martin Hubel
@mhubel
Martin Hubel
#Z108 Db2
z/OS
19 JUN
75 Mins
Security Db2 Best Practices: Staying up with the threats
The latest hacking threats require security to be a never ending task. New cyber technology, new platforms, programming languages, interfaces all provide new twists on implementing your security plan, procedures and technology monitoring. This presentation will discuss the latest threats, cyber technologies, security database design techniques and how to get end-user, management and your security set up to prevent data theft and exploitation. Click register for details...
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#225 DB2
LUW
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The new face of Db2: Cloud-Native and AI ready
Db2 has come a long way since being one of the first Relational Database Management Systems. Explore the containerization of Db2 and optimization on RedHat OpenShift. New exciting features like Db2 Graph , REST APIs and enhanced ML capabilities with PythonUDF and in-DB Machine Learning.
Piotr Mierzejewski
@piotrm42
Piotr Mierzejewski
#Z106 Db2
Family
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ALL ABOUT IDUG!
While IDUG is known for offering premier education at our world-wide events, but IDUG more than just conferences. Join us for this session where we will dive into everything which IDUG can offer the community with a focus on non conference items. We will discuss all of the premier articles, blogs, technical presentations which are offered to IDUG community members, and much more! The audience will come away with several great technical resources and offerings which IDUG provides outside of its conferences 24x7x365!
IDUG Volunteers
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#224 DB2
LUW
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Latest From the Lab: What's next for Db2 v11.5
Have you been checking out the Db2 Aha! Roadmap? (@ http://ibm.biz/Data-and-AI-Roadmaps ) Are you excited to see some of the new capabilities slated for 1H this year? The Show's opening monologue will start with an description of the v11.5 continuous delivery model, multi-platform & container-only installs and the new mod/fix pack numbering scheme. After that we will have a deep dive into the Top 10 (or so) key enhancements on the v11.5 roadmap.
Keri Romanufa
@RomanufaKeri
Keri Romanufa
#223 DB2
LUW
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New developments in Db2 pureScale for v11.5 and beyond
At the heart of IBM Hybrid Database Management Portfolio, Db2 pureScale plays an integral role as a robust, highly-scalable and highly-available solution deployed across a diversified set of industries. This session provides a deep dive into each of these areas and includes a sneak peak at what is coming down the pipe later in the year in the Db2 pureScale landscape!
Toby Haynes
@TobyHaynes
Toby Haynes
#222 DB2
LUW
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Db2 Resiliency Models - what real customers are doing
In this presentation we will detail several DB2 resiliency patterns that customers have deployed. We will review the customer's requirements, discuss alternatives and detail the final architectural chosen outlining both the pros and cons. Monitoring is key to success in building a resilient environment this we will detail what needs to be monitored. Click below to register.
Dale McInnis
@dalemcinnis
Dale McInnis
#221 DB2
LUW
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Db2 Advanced Log Space Management - Trying to Make Life Simple
With the introduction of Db2 11.5 the journey has begun in making log space management more autonomic. We will do a deep dive into the technology and transformation behind making log space management more hands off, which in the end will make life simple for you and your organization.
Michael Roecken
@roecken
Michael Roecken
#220 DB2
LUW
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Db2 and Jupyter Notebooks - Up and Running in no time!
This session will explore the use of Jupyter notebooks and how to access Db2 from this environment. We will explore the tools required to make this work, how to get the Db2 extensions installed, and finally explore what type of SQL you can run from within a notebook. Make SQL prototyping and scripting easier through the use of Jupyter notebooks!
George Baklarz
@upintheairyyz
George Baklarz
#219 DB2
LUW
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Health Checks - How to Evaluate the Health of a Db2 Database
Every database can be improved upon. Sometimes a second set of eyes finds problems that we don't see when we work with a database every day. What should you check when evaluating the health of your database or a co-worker's database?
Ember Crooks
@ember_crooks
Ember Crooks, IBM GOLD Consultant
#218 DB2
LUW
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Db2 Automatic Statistics Deep Dive
Current and accurate catalog statistics are the lifeblood of the query optimizer Db2 has had automatics statistics support since version 8.2 and real-time statistics were introduced in version 9.5. Attend this session to gain a deeper understanding of how they work and why you can trust them to simplify your DB administration and improve overall query performance.
John Hornibrook, STSM, IBM Toronto Lab
@rld_box
John Hornibrook on LinkedIn
#217 Db2
LUW
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Season #11 Premiere:
Light at the End of the Encrypted Tunnel

Greg Stager of the IBM Toronto Lab will cover the fundamental principals of Transport Layer Security (TLS aka SSL) encryption and working with certificates. You will learn how to configure all of the locations within Db2 that use TLS as well as the operational details for managing certificates.
Greg Stager
@GregStager
Greg Stager
#216 Db2
LUW
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Season #10 GRAND FINALE:
Db2 LUW Problem Determination CLASS
Pavel Sustr, Sr. Manager at IBM Canada Lab, will share with us his popular troubleshooting seminar, updated with the newest Db2 11.1 problem determination techniques and LIVE DEMOS! Learn how to identify and resolve database hangs, crashes, performance problems, and data corruption issues, and more!
Pavel Sustr
@pavel_sustr
Pavel Sustr
#215 Db2
LUW
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BREAKING NEWS from the IBM Toronto Lab
Our special guest, Kelly Rodger, Senior Development Manager, IBM Canada, provided us with breaking news from IBM regarding Db2 LUW V11.5!
Kelly Rodger
@kdrodger
Kelly Rodger
#188 DB2
LUW
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Sage Advice Part 3-
Predictive Index Impact Analysis - Know before you Create!
Based on his popular and highly rated IDUG presentations, Scott continues his Sage Advice series with Part 3 which reviews Part 1 (weight analysis) and Part 2 (advanced index benefit analysis), then introduces Predictive Index Impact Analysis - a method for forecasting the impacts of index(es) before they are created!
Scott Hayes
@srhayes
Scott Hayes
#Z107 Db2
z/OS
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Best practices for developing high performing Java applications for Db2
Java workloads have proliferated on Db2. Due to gaps in understanding true database behavior, application developers find it challenging to code well behaved applications that are high performance with large data volumes and also have continuous availability. Maryela will present best practices in all key areas of developing Java application against Db2 - connection management, resultset handling, load balancing settings, failover techniques, optimization of expensive resources such as Java objects and much more - to bridge the gap between applications and Db2.
Maryela Weihrauch Maryela Weirauch
#Z105 DB2
z/OS
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DevOps for DB2 DBAs
How is the role of the DBA evolving? What new tools/techniques/buzzwords do I need to understand? What role does cloud computing play in all of this? This session will answer these questions as more, as it outlines the major considerations and benefits for integrating DB2 for z/OS into a modern enterprise DevOps environment.
Julian Stuhler
@jstuhler
Julian Stuhler
#Z104 DB2
z/OS
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Db2 for z/OS Utilities Hints and Tips
Getting the most out of your utilities can make a huge difference to performance, resource consumption and data availability. Given all the options and system configurations, how can you ensure that you are taking full advantage of all the utilities can do? This session will tell you how.
Haakon Roberts
@db2tools
Haakon Roberts
#Z103 DB2
z/OS
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Coding Db2 for Application Performance - By the Book!
Writing Db2 programs that perform well can be a difficult task, especially when you are under pressure to deliver code quickly. This presentation will include coding techniques, SQL issues, indexing, and is based on Craig's latest book, A Guide to Db2 Application Performance for Developers. Click below to register.
Craig Mullins
@craigmullins
Craig Mullins
#Z102 DB2
z/OS
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Db2 z/OS V9 - V12 Best Developer Features
As with every new version of Db2 since V9, there have been many new features specific to developers. If you are a developer, designer, DBA, or performance tuning specialist wanting to learn more about many of these new features, then this webinar is especially for you.
Tony Andrews
@TonyAndrews12
Tony Andrews
#Z101 DB2
z/OS
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Distributed best practices for Db2 today...and tomorrow
With the proliferation of distributed applications, and now the appeal of Mobile workloads, DB2 continues to provide functionality in this arena. DB2 can now accept and return a JSON payload in response to API calls. Customers will want to understand how this technology can affect their current environment, and what steps they can take to ensure continued levels of service.
Adrian Burke
IBM DB2 SWAT team
@agb_DB2z
Adrian Burke
#Z100 DB2
z/OS
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Show and tell - Agile development practices with Db2 for z/OS
Adopting modern application development methodologies using modern development tools enables the next generation of application developers to create and enhance applications using Db2 for z/OS. This demonstration uses Java and native stored procedures with dependencies on db2 tables. Click below to register.
Patrick Bossman
@Bossman2day
Patrick Bossman
#Z99 DB2
z/OS
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Db2 for z/OS Know your Limits!
Roy will show and explain the current number of limits within Db2 on z/OS starting with the basics, and then moving on to Linear Dataset limits. We then will have a quick look at how the COPYPOOL is looking before diving off to the world of PBGs where you must be aware of MAXPARTIONS among other things. Click below to register.
Roy Boxwell, Software Engineering
@rld_box
Roy Boxwell on LinkedIn

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