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DB2 9 is a leading-edge hybrid data server that offers optimum storage, scalability, and availability. DB2 pureScale is a new technology primarily optimized for scale-out transactional processing clusters in an active-active manner. This succinct guide will show you how DB2 with pureScale can provide you transparent application scalability, the ability to deliver agile-like computing to your transaction systems, and extreme availability.

 

Want even more information about DB2 pureScale?  See the blog entry I wrote in August: More on DB2 pureScale.

 

Susan

MC Press’ semi-annual Scratch & Dent Sale starts TODAY

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MC Press is the publisher of DB2’s highly successful Certification Study Guide series.  Today they have started their semi-annual Scratch & Dent sale with savings of 40% to 75% off of list price.

You are the first to be made aware of this sale, so take a look!  Included in the list of books this time are several DB2 titles.

 

Here are the titles that I selfishly recommend:

Administering Informix Dynamic ServerAdministering Informix Dynamic ServerThe comprehensive resource for Informix Dynamic Server.

Administering Informix Dynamic Server
5074-dPrice: $59.95On Sale: $35.97

 

DB2 9 for DevelopersDB2 9 for DevelopersLearn the “why” and “how” of a well-designed and well-implemented DB2 database.

DB2 9 for Developers
5086-dPrice: $64.95On Sale: $38.97

 

DB2 9 FundamentalsDB2 9 FundamentalsPrepare for IBM Exam 730 by learning from one of the world's leading experts and an active participant in the creation of the exam.

DB2 9 Fundamentals
5088-dPrice: $59.95On Sale: $35.97

 

DB2 9 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Database Administration Certification Study GuideDB2 9 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Database Administration Certification Study GuidePrepare for IBM Exam 731 by learning from one of the world's leading experts and an active participant in the creation of the exam.

DB2 9 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Database Administration Certification Study Guide
5090-dPrice: $64.95On Sale: $38.97

 

DB2 9 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Database Administration Certification Upgrade Exam Study GuideDB2 9 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Database Administration Certification Upgrade Exam Study GuidePrepare for IBM Exam 736 by learning from one of the world's leading experts and an active participant in the creation of the exam.

DB2 9 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Database Administration Certification Upgrade Exam Study Guide
5091-dPrice: $34.95On Sale: $20.97

DB2 9 for z/OS Database AdministrationDB2 9 for z/OS Database AdministrationPrepare for IBM Certification Exam 732 by learning from experts who helped write the exam.

DB2 9 for z/OS Database Administration
5089-dPrice: $64.95On Sale: $38.97

 

DB2 9 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Advanced Database Administration Certification Study GuideDB2 9 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Advanced Database Administration Certification Study GuidePrepare for IBM Exam 734 by learning from two of the world's leading experts and an active participants in the creation of the exam.

DB2 9 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Advanced Database Administration Certification Study Guide
5093-dPrice: $64.95On Sale: $38.97

 

If you are interested in DB2 Certifications, and are attending the IBM Information on Demand Conference, make sure you read Kate’s blog about the FREE Certification Testing

 

Susan

Reality edition of DB2Night Show: Get DB2 tips from your peers

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An industry first!
DB2 Reality TV on The DB2Night Show
A special edition episode on October 1, 2010, at 11am Eastern.

During this special edition, DBI will be interviewing our top candidates for our open Software Consultant Engineer position (see http://www.dbisoftware.com/careers.php for details). Each candidate will be given 8 minutes to describe a DB2 LUW challenge they faced and how they conquered it, 1 minute to offer a quick DB2 tip, and 1 minute to "make their case" for why they are our best candidate.


Studio Audience members will get to vote on the candidates. Your votes will influence DBIs selection committee (but the final decision rests with DBI), determine the prize that each of our candidates will win, and everyone in the studio audience that participates in candidate voting will earn a $5 Amazon.com gift certificate (limited to the first 100 attendees that arrive).

 

Details and registration:
DB2NightShow.com

Join Scott Hayes for fun & education and a chance for FREE MONEY - SHOW UP AND VOTE!

 

Susan

DB2Night Show - Mike Winer on Friday Sept 10

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For Episode #28, TheDB2Night Show is bringing back special guest Mike Winer, IBM STSM and DB2 Kernel Architect.  

Mike gave an awesome presentation at IDUG North America in Tampa on DB2 Table Partitioning - during this episode, Mike will share excerpts and highlights of this talk, or "all of the important stuff" in his words.  

Are Partitioned Tables right for you?  Watch are best practices?  How have partitioned tables been improved recently?  Watch this Episode and find out

One studio audience member will be randomly selected to win an electronic gift certificate!

If you can't make the scheduled time, register anyways so that you get information about recorded replays.  
 
Susan 

All you social types.. take this survey….

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If you're interested in social networking, take a look at this survey request from IDUG: 
 

IDUG is looking to improve its social networking sites in order to better meet the needs of the DB2 community. To capture a true picture of how we're doing, we need your feedback! The survey will take no more than five minutes of your time and will provide us invaluable insight into your social networking needs.

Take the IDUG Social Networking Survey

We appreciate your feedback!

Regards,

The IDUG Social Networking Committee