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- Deploy InfoSphere MDM Collaborative Edition onto a cluster, Part 1: Strategies for mixed clustered topologies on an application server
Step through detailed examples of several clustering strategies to learn how to set up a typical IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management Collaborative Edition V11 clustered environment.
- Optimizing BDFS jobs using InfoSphere DataStage Balanced
Examine how to use InfoSphere DataStage Balanced Optimization to rewrite Big Data File Stage jobs into Jaql. BDFS stage operates on InfoSphere BigInsights.
- RUNSTATS: Performance enhancements for DB2 10 for Linux,
UNIX, and Windows
Learn about performance enhancements to the RUNSTATS facility in DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows. Examples show how to take advantage of new features such as new keywords, enhancements to automatic statistics collection, and functions to query asynchronous automatic runstats work.
- Using R with databases
Use the power of R with data that's housed in relational database servers. Learn how to use R to access data stored in DB2 with BLU Acceleration and IBM BLU Acceleration for Cloud environments. Detailed examples show how R can help you explore data and perform data analysis tasks.
- Parallel processing of unstructured data, Part 1: With
DB2 for Linux, UNIX, Windows and GPFS SNC
Explore a Java technology-based framework that leverages the architectural features available in IBM DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows and the General Parallel File System to get parallel and scalable processing of unstructured data via an SQL interface.
- Use industry templates for advanced case management,
Part 2: Introducing the Auto Claims Management sample
solution template for IBM Case Manager
Building an auto claims solution with IBM Case Manager. In this article, gain an understanding of what a template is, and learn about the assets delivered in this sample template and how they were built.
- DB2 monitoring: Tracing SQL statements by using an
activity event monitor
Discover a technique to easily trace (capture) the SQL statements that a client application executes using monitoring features in the IBM DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows software.
- Migrating from Sybase to DB2, Part 1: Project
Learn the processes and techniques used to migrate trigger code from Transact SQL (Sybase) into SQL PL (DB2). This first article in the series describes the intended goal and scope of the project.
- DB2 10 fundamentals certification exam 610 prep, Part 4:
Working with DB2 Data using SQL
Learn how to use SQL statements to manage data in tables of a SAMPLE database, how to perform transactions, how to create stored procedures and user-defined functions, and how to use temporal tables.
Recognizing IBM Champion for
Information Management: David
David Birmingham is a senior principal consultant with Brightlight Consulting. He is an internationally recognized expert and certified in PureData/Netezza and Teradata. Author of Netezza Transformation and Netezza Underground, David has participated in many videocasts and podcasts and written numerous articles and essay-blogs. David is the principal architect of nzDIF, part of Brightlight's Insight Engine. He was given the Enzee Community Voice Award at EU2010 for his work in social media. Follow him on Twitter @enzeevoice.
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