IBM Data Studio

An integrated, modular environment for enterprise database development. Available at no charge.

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Transform database management

IBM® Data Studio provides an integrated, modular environment to enable database development and administration of IBM Db2® for Linux®, UNIX and Microsoft Windows. It also offers collaborative database development tools for IBM Db2 for z/OS®, IBM Db2 for i, IBM Informix® and IBM Big SQL.


Benefits Manage multiple databases Create and manage heterogeneous database environments. It provides a deployment manager to simplify enterprise database deployments. Streamline database development Use advanced query validation, object management and system deployment features to streamline database development. Enhance collaboration Improve IT collaboration with an integrated environment and shared platform. Support for Big SQL Provide Big SQL connection and parser support using specific Big SQL grammar.
Features Accelerate database development Write high-quality code rapidly using optimized frameworks. Enhance compliance by modeling data assets and automating database design processes. Enhance cross-team collaboration Collaborate with a process spanning database, application and data access requirements. Increase data quality with shared policies, models and methods. Enable advanced database testing Reduce risks, costs and time associated with database testing processes. Add testing capability by capturing and replaying production workloads. Improve database development and management Centralize database health monitoring and job management. Alter objects, permissions and dependencies with change management capabilities.
How it works Migrating from DB2 Control Center to IBM Data Studio Learn how to transition from Db2 Control Center to Data Studio. Register to read

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