IBM DB2 9.7 Advanced Administration Cookbook


IBM DB2 9.7 Advanced Administration Cookbook
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  • Master all the important aspects of administration from instances to IBM’s newest High Availability technology pureScale with this book and e-book.
  • Learn to implement key security features to harden your database's security against hackers and intruders.
  • Empower your databases by building efficient data configuration using MDC and clustered tables.

Book Details

Language : English
Paperback : 480 pages [ 235mm x 191mm ]
Release Date : February 2012
ISBN : 1849683328
ISBN 13 : 9781849683326
Author(s) : Adrian Neagu, Robert Pelletier
Topics and Technologies : All Books, Enterprise Products and Platforms, Cookbooks, Enterprise, IBM

Table of Contents

Preface
Chapter 1: DB2 Instance—Administration and Configuration
Chapter 2: Administration and Configuration of the DB2 Non-partitioned Database
Chapter 3: DB2 Multipartitioned Databases—Administration and Configuration
Chapter 4: Storage—Using DB2 Table Spaces
Chapter 5: DB2 Buffer Pools
Chapter 6: Database Objects
Chapter 7: DB2 Backup and Recovery
Chapter 8: DB2 High Availability
Chapter 9: Problem Determination, Event Sources, and Files
Chapter 10: DB2 Security
Chapter 11: Connectivity and Networking
Chapter 12: Monitoring
Chapter 13: DB2 Tuning and Optimization
Chapter 14: IBM pureScale Technology and DB2
Index
  • Chapter 1: DB2 Instance—Administration and Configuration
    • Introduction
    • Creating and configuring instances for non-partitioned environments
    • Creating and configuring a client instance
    • Creating and configuring an instance for multipartitioned environments
    • Starting and stopping instances
    • Configuring SSL for client-server instance communication
    • Listing and attaching to instances
    • Dropping instances
      • Chapter 3: DB2 Multipartitioned Databases—Administration and Configuration
        • Introduction
        • Creating and configuring a multipartitioned database
        • Adding database partitions
        • Creating database partition groups
        • Altering database partition groups—adding partitions to database partition groups
        • Managing data redistribution on database partition groups
        • The table distribution key and its role in a multipartitioned environment
        • Altering database partition groups—removing partitions from a database partition group
        • Removing database partitions
        • Converting a non-partitioned database to a multipartitioned database on MS Windows
        • Configuring Fast Communication Manager
        • Chapter 4: Storage—Using DB2 Table Spaces
          • Introduction
          • Creating and configuring table spaces within automatic storage databases
          • Creating and configuring SMS table spaces
          • Creating and configuring DMS table spaces
          • Using system temporary table spaces
          • Using user temporary table spaces
          • Altering table spaces and dropping table spaces
          • Table spaces in a multipartitioned environment
          • Chapter 5: DB2 Buffer Pools
            • Introduction
            • Creating and configuring buffer pools
            • Configuring the block-based area
            • Managing buffer pools in a multipartitioned database
            • Altering buffer pools
            • Dropping buffer pools
            • Chapter 6: Database Objects
              • Introduction
              • Creating and using MDC tables and block-based indexes
              • Creating and using materialized query tables
              • Implementing table partitioning
              • Using temporary tables
              • Created global temporary table
              • Chapter 7: DB2 Backup and Recovery
                • Introduction
                • Configuring database logging
                • Performing an offline database backup
                • Performing a full online database backup
                • Performing an incremental delta database backup
                • Performing an incremental cumulative database backup
                • Backing up table spaces
                • Crash recovery
                • Full database recovery
                • Database rollforward recovery
                • Incremental restore
                • Recovering table spaces—full and rollforward recovery
                • Redirected restore
                • Recovery history file
                • Configuring tape-based backup with IBM Tivoli Storage Manager
                • db2move and db2look utilities as alternative backup methods
                • Chapter 8: DB2 High Availability
                  • Introduction
                  • Setting up HADR by using the command line
                  • Setting up HADR by using Control Center
                  • Changing HADR synchronization modes
                  • Performing takeover and takeover by force
                  • Using automated client rerouting with HADR
                  • Opening the standby database in read-only mode
                  • Using the DB2 fault monitor
                  • Chapter 9: Problem Determination, Event Sources, and Files
                    • Introduction
                    • Using db2mtrk—DB2 memory tracker
                    • Using db2pd—DB2 problem determination tool
                    • Using db2dart—DB2 database analysis and reporting tool command
                    • Using db2ckbkp—DB2 check backup tool for backup integrity
                    • Using db2support to collect diagnostic data
                    • Chapter 10: DB2 Security
                      • Introduction
                      • Managing instance-level authorities
                      • Managing database-level authorities and privileges
                      • Managing object privileges
                      • Using roles
                      • Using table encryption
                      • Using label-based access control (LBAC) to strengthen data privacy
                      • Auditing DB2
                      • Chapter 11: Connectivity and Networking
                        • Introduction
                        • Configuring network communications
                        • Cataloging and uncataloging instances and databases
                        • Using DB2 Discovery
                        • Communications with DRDA servers (z/OS and i/OS)
                        • Monitoring and configuring FCM for optimal performance
                        • Chapter 12: Monitoring
                          • Introduction
                          • Configuring and using system monitoring
                          • Configuring and using snapshot monitoring
                          • Configuring and using event monitoring
                          • Using Memory Visualizer
                          • Using Health Monitor
                          • Chapter 13: DB2 Tuning and Optimization
                            • Introduction and general tuning guidelines
                            • Operating system tuning
                            • Resolving CPU bottlenecks
                            • Tuning memory utilization
                            • Collecting object statistics with the RUNSTAT utility
                            • Default automatic statistics collection
                            • Tuning with indexes
                            • Tuning sorting
                            • Hit ratios and their role in performance improvement
                            • I/O tuning
                            • Using logging and nologging modes
                            • Using parallelism
                            • Loading a table
                            • Using EXPLAIN PLAN
                            • Creating a benchmark testing scenario
                            • Chapter 14: IBM pureScale Technology and DB2
                              • Introduction
                              • Managing instances, members, and cluster facilities in DB2 pureScale
                              • Monitoring DB2 pureScale environments
                              • High availability in DB2 pureScale environments
                              • Backup and recovery in DB2 pureScale environments

                              Adrian Neagu

                              Adrian Neagu has over ten years of experience as a database administrator, mainly with DB2 and Oracle databases. He is an Oracle Certified Master 10g, Oracle Certified Professional 9i, 10g, and 11g, IBM DB2 Certified Administrator version 8.1.2 and 9, IBM DB2 9 Advanced Certified Administrator 9, and Sun Certified System Administrator Solaris 10. He is an expert in many areas of database administration such as performance tuning, high availability, replication, backup, and recovery. In his spare time, he likes to cook, take photos, and to catch big pikes with huge jerkbaits and bulldawgs.

                              Robert Pelletier

                              Robert Pelletier is a Senior DBA Certified Oracle 8i, 9i, 10g, and DB2. He has twelve years experience as a DBA, as production/development support, database installation and configuration, tuning and troubleshooting. He has more than thirty years IT experience in many applications in development in central Environments, client-server, and UNIX. More recently he has added expertise in Oracle RAC 11gR2, 10gR2, 9i, DB2 UDB DBA, ORACLE 9iAS, Financials, PeopleSoft and also SAP R/2 and R/3. His expertise has been recognized by many major organizations worldwide, and he has a solid consulting background in well-known firms.
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                              What you will learn from this book

                              • Learn to make best use of scalability with multi-partitioned databases
                              • Get to grips with advanced technological breakthroughs with RBAC, and pureScale technology
                              • Sharpen your troubleshooting skills
                              • Design and implement the best backup strategy
                              • Master the new exciting features added to the DB2 9.7 version
                              • Get step-by-step instructions to tune and optimize DB2 to achieve best performance
                              • Understand the database objects and their integration

                              In Detail

                              IBM DB2 LUW is a leading relational database system developed by IBM. DB2 LUW database software offers industry leading performance, scale, and reliability on your choice of platform on various Linux distributions, leading Unix Systems like AIX, HP-UX and Solaris and MS Windows platforms. With lots of new features, DB2 9.7 delivers one the best relational database systems in the market.

                              IBM DB2 9.7 Advanced Administration Cookbook covers all the latest features with instance creation, setup, and administration of multi-partitioned database.

                              This practical cookbook provides step-by-step instructions to build and configure powerful databases, with scalability, safety and reliability features, using industry standard best practices.

                              This book will walk you through all the important aspects of administration. You will learn to set up production capable environments with multi-partitioned databases and make the best use of hardware resources for maximum performance.

                              With this guide you can master the different ways to implement strong databases with a High Availability architecture.

                              Approach

                              This cookbook has recipes written in a simple, easy to understand format, with lots of screenshots and insightful tips and hints.

                              Who this book is for

                              If you are a DB2 Database Administrator who wants to understand and get hands on with the underlying aspects of database administration, then this book is for you.

                              This book assumes that you have a basic understanding of DB2 database concepts.

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