Data Access Worldwide has announced that the latest revisions of the DataFlex Connectivity Kits (revision 2.2) for MS-SQL, IBM DB2 and ODBC have been released. We encourage developers who are currently using these Connectivity Kits to upgrade to revision 2.2 in order to take advantage of the latest
By Lisa Vaas – IBM will announce general availability of its much-heralded DB2 Information Integrator software on Tuesday, at the same time that Striva Corp. announces that it will extend Information Integrator by enabling it to access mainframe data sources.
How easy is it to port a SQL Server .NET application to DB2 UDB? Take this tutorial and find out! Our authors take you step by step through the process.
Author Bob Swart shows you how to get started using DB2 as a database for applications written with Borland C++Builder 6 Enterprise and dbExpress.
Today’s server hardware is so powerful that quite often we find stand-a-lone SMP (Symmetric Multiprocessing Machine) servers in different clustered and non-clustered configurations. Learn how to expand this type of system with additional hardware and DB2 UDB EEE database partitions.
By Barry Devlin – How do you meet changing business intelligence needs without scrapping your data warehouse investments? Fitting federation into your existing system may be the answer.
After software bugs took its systems down last month, Danske Bank is reluctant to rely solely on IBM recovery tools.Danske Bank has taken steps over and beyond industry best practices to avoid a failure in its IBM Geographically Dispersed Parallel Sysplex mainframe system.
By Martin LaMonica – Software from Oracle and IBM–the top two sellers of database system by revenue–has long anchored the coveted high-end systems that are the backbone of big business, such as high-volume credit card transaction and airline reservation systems.But just as the leading data
This series of six tutorials is designed to help you prepare for the DB2 Version 8 Family Fundamentals (Exam 700) certification preparation. These tutorials provide a solid base for each section of the exam. However, you should not rely on these tutorials as your only preparation for the exam. Each
The DB2 Development team is announcing the DB2 .NET Enablement beta program and the delivery of the initial beta. This program is further evidence of IBM commitment to strengthening the role of DB2 as the premiere database platform for application developers that use Microsoft technologies. This bet