Leveraging MySQL skills to learn DB2 Express, DB2 versus MySQL administration and basic tasks

Skills transfer to DB2 Universal Database

From the developerWorks archives

Allan Tham

Date archived: January 12, 2017 | First published: February 23, 2006

Does your database environment require you to have cross-database skills? If you already know MySQL, you can use many of the skills you already have to learn DB2® Express. This article, the first in a series on leveraging your MySQL skills to learn DB2, starts you out with a comparison of administrative tasks, data types, SQL, locking, and more.

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