The Easy, Visual Introduction to IBM DB2 Version 10.5 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Foreword by Judy Huber, Vice President, Distributed Data Servers and Data Warehousing; Director, IBM Canada Laboratory This book covers everything you need to get productive with the latest version of IBM DB2 and apply it to todayas business challenges. It discusses key features introduced in DB2 Versions 10.5, 10.1, and 9.7, including improvements in manageability, integration, security, Big Data support, BLU Acceleration, and cloud computing. DB2 Essentials illuminates key concepts with examples drawn from the authorsa extensive experience with DB2 in enterprise environments. Raul F. Chong and Clara Liu explain how DB2 has evolved, whatas new, and how to choose the right products, editions, and tools. Next, they walk through installation, configuration, security, data access, remote connectivity, and day-to-day administration. Each chapter starts with an illustrative overview to introduce its key concepts using a big picture approach. Clearly explained figures are used extensively, and techniques are presented with intuitive screenshots, diagrams, charts, and tables. Case studies illustrate how atheorya is applied in real-life environments, and hundreds of review questions help you prepare for IBMas newest DB2 certification exams. Coverage includes ac Understanding the role of DB2 in Big Data ac Preparing for and executing a smooth installation or upgrade ac Understanding the DB2 environment, instances, and databases ac Configuring client and server connectivity ac Working with database objects ac Getting started with BLU Acceleration ac Implementing security: authentication and authorization ac Understanding concurrency and locking ac Maintaining, backing up, and recovering data ac Using basic SQL in DB2 environments ac Diagnosing and solving DB2 problems This book is for anyone who plans to work with DB2, including DBAs, system administrators, developers, and consultants. It will be a great resource whether youare upgrading from an older version of DB2, migrating from a competitive database, or learning your first database platform.It uses the information in the DB2 directories that come with an IBM Data Server Client, or an IBM Data Server Runtime Client ... aPackage not founda error, this is because these utilities or applications were not bound to the database server and anbsp;...
|Author||:||Raul F. Chong, Clara Liu|
|Publisher||:||IBM Press - 2013-10-26|