IDUG blog: Db2 12 function levels and IBM Data Server Drivers
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In Db2 12 continuous delivery, activating a function level alone does not expose applications to changes introduced by the function level. To enable applications to use new capabilities in the function level, you must also rebind applications at the corresponding application compatibility (APPLCOMPAT) level. This separation enables applications to be developed, tested, and deployed at a specific application compatibility level, and remain stable across functions levels, until the application needs to take advantage of new capabilities in a function level.
In a recent IDUG Content Blog post, Chris Crone explains actions that you might want or need to take as your appl
Chris Crone is an IBM Distinguished Engineer in Db2 for z/OS Development at IBM Silicon Valley Laboratory in San Jose, California.