Central Canada DB2 Users Group: June 11-12
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Conferences are a great way to learn a great deal in a short period of time and also a great way to meet people in the industry. Unfortunately, not many people are able to get budget to travel to the big conferences such as IDUG or IOD. The next best thing is to attend regional user conferences that bring the best of the best speakers to a location close to your home or office.
The are many regional user groups that take place regularly across the world, but the one I’ll tell you about is the one in my local: Toronto / Markham: Central Canada DB2 Users Group.
This year’s meeting takes place June 11-12, 2012 at the Institute for Learning.
What can you expect at this meeting? As usual, great speakers, great topics, networking opportunities, certification exams, and I may even show up to give people copies of the latest DB2 Flashbook.
Summary of Sessions and Speakers:
"Half Day with Bonnie Baker"
"What Can I Do To Protect DB2 Against Warehousing, WebSphere, and
"A New Catalog and Directory Structure in DB2 for z/OS"
"Looking Behind the Curtain of DB2 for z/OS 10 Performance and
Scalability: Storage Monitoring and Control"
"Gain Insight into DB2 for z/OS 10 Performance Updates and SAVE
"The Importance of Being Consistent - DB2 for z/OS and Remote Copy
Services for IBM System z"
"The Many Uses of Flash Copy with DB2 for z/OS"
"Temporal Data - An Insurance Policies Life"
"Application Performance - Tuning, Trending and Testing"
"Switching – What IS Access Path Stability?"
"It Could Happen To YOU – Scary Disaster Stories, Lessons Learned,
NOTHING is Impossible"
"DB2 for z/OS Utilities Update"
“Goin' Mobile [Beep Beep]"
“Take a REST from Using SOAP"
“Which DB2 High Availability Technology is Right for You?"
“Deep Dive into DB2 10 Query Performance Optimization: Statistics and
“Storage for DB2 Server"
“DB2 10 for LUW - Early Experiences with Storage Management and
“Upgrade Best Practices to DB2 10 for LUW”
“Stuffed with Great Enhancements DB2 9.7 Fix Pack New Features”
IBM Certification Exams :Tuesday June 12th
Come for the learning, but have a bit of fun while your at it! Looking forward to seeing everyone!