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IBM InfoServer DataStage PX Engine - Lookup Stage: A Deep Dive *Free education session!*

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IBM InfoServer DataStage PX Engine - Lookup Stage: A Deep Dive *Free education session!*


Join us for our upcoming Support Technical Exchange! Our speaker, Gary Foster, will guide us through a deep dive on IBM InfoServer DataStage PX Engine - Lookup Stage.

The parallel lookup stage is one of the most used stages in PX job design. In this presentation, Gary will show the options for use, case scenarios and how this stage works internally so you can make better decisions on how to use this stage in your job designs. With proper use, you can capitalize on available resources and maximize performance of your jobs. This presentation will touch on all 3 types of Lookups as well as deal with partitioning options and their influence on performance.

Gary Foster began his career with IBM 10 years ago as a DataStage consultant. His work with DataStage PXEngine began 4 years earlier with version 6.0 Beta. Gary is currently a Support Engineer with the IBM support organization and is responsible for assisting customers and other support engineers with resolving complex issues as well as dealing with many performance aspects of the software. He is a subject matter expert in the OSH and PXEngine areas of the product, where he has authored many custom stages, and worked with Cluster and GRID configurations to enhance the performance of the DataStage platform.

Date: Thursday May 14, 2015
Time: 11:00am ET

Registration link:

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