When IBM announced DB2 10 for LUW on April 3 claims were made that DB2 10 is compatible with 98% of the source code of applications written for Oracle . Claims are easy to make, but hard to back up. IBM has a tendency to be conservative when making claims and I personally am even more so when I have to stand up in front of a customer and defend them. As the saying goes:
Don't trust statistics you haven't developed yourself.
So when I started updating my presentations on Oracle Application Compatibility to DB2 10 I decided to do... [More]