IBM DB2 9.7 Advanced Administration Cookbook

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  • 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

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.

  • 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.
Page Count 480
Course Length 14 hours 24 minutes
ISBN 9781849683326
Date Of Publication 24 Feb 2012


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.