Db2 database features

IBM® BLU Acceleration®

This in-memory technology from IBM provides breakthrough performance for actionable insights. It is certified by SAP, giving you greater performance with fewer resources for your SAP investments. Examine the relational database details that make a difference for your business.

Storage optimization

Transparently compress data to decrease disk space and storage infrastructure requirements. The storage optimization features of IBM Db2® can improve performance, reduce elapsed time and significantly reduce processing power consumption.

IBM pureScale®

Access your data through multiple hosts for continuous availability. IBM Db2 with pureScale is designed for business processes that require high availability for online transaction processing (OLTP). It’s a great way to integrate big data into your operations.

SQL compatibility

Greatly reduce the cost and risk of moving legacy applications built for the Oracl database to Db2. This means you can use your existing skills and assets for quicker, easier migrations.

Advanced storage optimization

Take advantage of in-memory columnar technology as well as parallel vector processing, data skipping, and data compression. Get faster insight without the limitations of in-memory-only systems.

Disaster recovery

Db2 protects against data loss from partial and complete site failures by replicating data changes from a source database.

Hybrid Flex

IBM Hybrid Data Management Platform allows you to leverage all available data, no matter the type, source or structure. Simply purchase IBM FlexPoints and allocate towards multiple resources with a single, subscription-based license.

Next Steps

Try before you buy

Learning and support resources for all editions of Db2