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What's new and changed in Db2 Data Management Console

The Db2® Data Management Console release and subsequent refreshes can include new features, bug fixes, and security updates. Refreshes appear in reverse chronological order, and only the refreshes that contain updates for Db2 Data Management Console are shown.

You can see a list of the new features for the platform and all of the services at What's new in IBM Cloud Pak for Data?

Installing or upgrading Db2 Data Management Console

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Refresh 3 of Cloud Pak for Data Version 3.5

A new version of Db2 Data Management Console was released in February 2021.

Assembly version: 3.5.3

This release includes the following changes:

Bug fixes
  • Made the first row as the default header in the LOAD page.
  • Fixed console setup issues that occurred after upgrading Cloud Pak for Data from Version 1.2 .0 to Version 3.5.0.
Security fixes
Fixed security issues detected by VA scanner.

Refresh 2 of Cloud Pak for Data Version 3.5

A new version of Db2 Data Management Console was released in January 2021.

Assembly version: 3.5.2

This release includes the following changes:

New features

You must install Version 3.5.2 of the Db2 Data Management Console service if you want to install the service on Red Hat® OpenShift® 4.6.

In addition this release also includes the following features and updates:

Upgrade support
If you have a previous release the Db2 Data Management Console service installed, you can use the cpd-cli to upgrade to Version 3.5.2.

For details, see Upgrading Db2 Data Management Console.

Bug fixes
  • Fixed issues and improved error reporting when the console auto-discovers databases.
  • Made multiple fixes and usability improvements to the Monitoring pages which include disabling database monitoring, improved error reporting, and general bug fixes.
Security fixes
Fixed security issues detected by VA scanner.

Initial release of Cloud Pak for Data Version 3.5

The initial version of Db2 Data Management Console on Cloud Pak for Data was released as part of Cloud Pak for Data Version 3.5.

Assembly version: 3.1.3

New features
Use Db2 Data Management Console to administer, monitor, manage, and optimize your integrated Db2 databases, including Db2 Big SQL and Data Virtualization, from a single user interface. The console helps you improve your productivity by providing a simplified process for managing and maintaining your complex database ecosystem across Cloud Pak for Data.

The console home page provides an overview of all of the databases that you are monitoring. The home page includes the status of database connections and monitoring metrics that you can use to analyze and improve the performance of your databases.

Db2 Data Management Console home page

From the console, you can also:
  • Administer databases
  • Work with database objects and utilities
  • Develop and run SQL scripts
  • Move and load large amounts of data into databases for in-depth analysis
  • Monitor the performance of your Db2 databases

Learn more about Db2 Data Management Console.