Adopting temporal tables in DB2, Part 2, Advanced migration scenarios for system-period temporal tables
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Date archived: January 12, 2017 | First published: October 25, 2012
The temporal capabilities in IBM® DB2® 10 provide powerful tools for time-based data management. At the core of the temporal features in DB2 are three types of temporal tables: system-period, application-period, and bitemporal. This "Adopting temporal tables in DB2" series explains how to migrate existing tables and temporal solutions to temporal tables in DB2. Part 1 of the series describes basic scenarios for adopting system-period temporal tables in DB2, and Part 2 discusses three additional and slightly more advanced scenarios for migrating to system-period temporal tables.
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