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DB2 12 Technical Workshops

June 6, 2017

Many customers have asked when IBM will offer DB2 12 for z/OS education and training. The answer is "very soon." IBM is hosting six one-day workshops around the U.S. in June and July:

Chicago June 22
Dublin, Ohio   June 29
New York City        July 11
Baltimore  July 13
Dallas July 18
Atlanta July 20

To register for the DB2 12 for z/OS Technology Wildfire Workshop, contact your DB2 adviser, IBM account team or Wildfire Workshop Administrator Judy Vadnais (judyv at

Here's the course description:

This is a one day, no charge, comprehensive review of the capabilities and features of DB2 12. It will enable customers to understand the breadth of features that are delivered in DB2 for z/OS and highlights z System hardware that is exploited by DB2 12. This workshop explains DB2 Continuous Delivery and how it enables Agile development processes and is highly tailorable to ensure the content is targeted at specific requirements to ensure that maximum value is delivered.

Audience: This workshop contains material relevant to Application Developers, DBAs, System Administrators, Architects, IT Decision makers and Project Managers.

Migration, including:
    1) Continuous delivery
    2) Applcompat
    3) Prerequisites

z System Exploitation, including:
    1) zIIP usage

Data Sharing
    1) Async CF Duplexing
    2) Utility Enhancements

DBA Features, including
    1) Transfer Ownership,
    2) Schema Evolution,
    3) Partition Management

Performance, including:
    1) Dynamic Plan Stability
    2) Memory Exploitation

    1) Advanced Triggers
    2) Piecewise Delete


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