DB2 for z/OS Accessories Suite refresh
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As many of you know IBM has changed the products that come in the DB2 Accessories Suite.
At one point we had the DB2 Management Clients Package which contained Visual Explain and Control Center, and anything that would be installed on your desktop.
Starting in DB2 9 for z/OS we changed it to the DB2 Accessories Suite which included things like Optimization Service Center, OmniFind Text search, and Spatial Support. Within that same release we deprecated OSC, and with DB2 10 for z/OS the Accessories Suite included only the spatial support and international Unicode support (ICU).
The link below breaks down which products appear in which release of the Accessories Suite, and relates it to the appropriate release of DB2.
URL for II14
Program Directory: V02.02.00
Program Number: 5697-Q02
FMIDs H2AF210, J2AG210 for use with z/OS <is the same, it has
IBM DB2 Accessories Suite for z/OS, V2.2 (5697-Q02) consists
of three features, each bundling components designed to
enhance your use of DB2 for z/OS. Component changes in this
o IBM SPSS Modeler Server Scoring Adapter for DB2 on z/OS
o IBM Data Studio V3.1.1
o IBM Text Search for DB2 for z/OS, which replaces IBM
Omnifind Text Search Server for DB2 for z/OS
o IBM Installable Information Management Software for z/OS
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