An Overview of Transactional Logging in DB2 Universal Database

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David Kline and Nanda Pilaka

Date archived: May 11, 2017 | First published: January 23, 2003

One of the primary mechanisms used by DB2 to ensure data consistency and recoverability is transactional logging. This article outlines key concepts, helps you understand how transactional logging can be controlled to optimize recoverability, and introduces you to logging features that are new in DB2 UDB V8.1.

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