Today, Db2 on Cloud already has excellent availability characteristics, with a 99.99% SLA and the ability to scale your database without app downtime, unlike other competitors in the market.
We're making a few changes to the names of our offerings. As a result, we’re making changes to the Service Descriptions. This will go into effect on June 20th.
IBM dashDB for Transactions and IBM dashDB for Analytics now both offer HIPAA ready options. IBM dashDB is an SQL cloud database.
When you have an SQL database that deals with multiple users, there's a tough choice to make over how you set up and access your tables to provide security. One model that's growing in adoption is to give each user their own, separate schema, database or set of tables. This is called a multitenant architecture, or multitenancy. This post presents the pros/cons of multitenancy and shared tenancy.
You might have heard of dashDB, IBM's new hybrid database engine. It's 100% DB2-compatible, which means there's tons to love about it. There's a lot of newly-released enhancements that make using dashDB even easier, like the high availability plans for dashDB for Transactions. But what does all this mean for DB2 users? Here's a quick rundown.