Top 10 IBM Press books 40% off till Dec 28
time for the annual IBM Press book sale, which is on from now until
Friday December 28, 2012. This is a perfect time to stock up on great
books that will help you become more effective at your job. Here’s a
list I put together along with reasons why you’d want to read this book.40% off from IBM Press: —save
40% on print books, eBooks, and videos during our this Sale. Also, as a
special reward for purchasing, you will automatically receive one free
month's access to Safari Books Online via email confirmation. Use
discount code HS2012 and start shopping now!
- "DB2 Developer's Guide"
book by IBM Champion Craig Mullins is in its 6th edition. Clearly that
means the book is a favourite to many people. This book was fully
revised to cover all the latest features in DB2 V10 and is the perfect
book for anyone using DB2 for z/OS. This comment from amazon.com sums
up the book’s value: “5.0 out of 5 stars -
The best book for DB2 developers. It is not a manual; it teaches
"philosophy" of the relational database and gives a lot of good tips.”
- "DB2 SQL Tuning Tips for z/OS Developers"
is a very short book and focuses on the most valuable tuning tips for
writing SQL for DB2 for z/OS. Written by IBM Champion Tony Andrews.
book fully reflects the latest SQL programming best practices for DB2
V9 and DB2 V10 on z/OS: techniques that are taught in no other book and
are rarely covered in general DB2 SQL courses. Drawing on his extensive
consulting experience and highly praised training with Themis Inc., Tony
also presents practical checklists and an invaluable 15-step
methodology for optimizing virtually any DB2 application.
- "An Introduction to IMS, 2nd Edition"
is the original BIG DATA database and even though some applications
were written 50 years ago, they are still working and critical to many
business transactions. Someone once told me, if you use a bank machine,
then you use IMS! Written by a team of IBM IMS experts.
you’re a DBA, database developer, or system programmer, it brings
together all the knowledge you’ll need to succeed with IMS in today’s
mission critical environments.
this book, a team of IBM’s leading information management experts guide
you on a journey that will take you from where you are today toward
becoming an “Intelligent Enterprise.”
- FREE eSampler PDF is available.
- Enterprise Master Data Management: An SOA Approach to Managing Core Information
very interesting story about this book! I spoke with several of the
authors at the IBM IOD conference this fall and learned that when they
visit customers to help them implement complex MDM solutions, they find
that their clients are using this book as the ultimate guide.
read the book cover to cover and can see why it is so valuable. The
authors have put great care into creating “patterns” for specific
industries that cover every conceivable detail about the data and the
world around it. I think this is a must read for anyone with a complex
Reminder: If you’re in Europe, find these books are featured on the www.pearson-books.com/ibmpressbookshop website
that offers 35% off and free shipping within the UK. Shipping fees to
the rest of Europe are not free, but very small. Be sure to bookmark
this page and share with others who buy technical books in Europe.Susan