Category Archives: DB2 Tools

Top 10 DB2 Support Nightmares and How to Avoid Them #8

Number 8 in our Top 10 DB2 Support Nightmares series. This month we take a look at what happens when organisations are not able to keep up to date with the latest DB2 technology.  Top 10 DB2 Support Nightmares #8 … Continue reading

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Six Reasons to Love DBI Software’s pureFeat™ V6.1 Performance Management Suite

Our partners at DBI software have recently announced the release of the pureFeat™ V6.1 Performance Suite for IBM DB2 LUW. This tool makes it faster and easier than ever to fight the right fires fast. We think there are six … Continue reading

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Beat The Geek and Win at IDUG Berlin 2012

Triton Consulting are delighted to invite you to their exclusive ‘Beat the Geek’ drinks reception at the IDUG Technical Conference in Berlin.  Come along to meet and socialise with the Triton geeks and their partner DBI Software and win some … Continue reading

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Triton DB2 Experts Recognised as IBM Champions for a Successive Year

London UK – 14th March:  IBM this week announced Julian Stuhler, Solutions Delivery Director and Iqbal Goralwalla, Head of DB2 Midrange Services, Triton Consulting as two of their Information Champions for 2012. IBM introduced the Information Champion Program in 2008 … Continue reading

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DB2DART – Hints & Tips for the DBA

In his recent presentation on the DB2Night Show, Iqbal Goralwalla shared with attendees hints and tips on using DB2DART to achieve storage reclamation, address index corruption, extract data and remove backup pending status.  100% of attendees at the live show said … Continue reading

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DB2 Support Video – Monitoring transaction times

In our latest video demo our Remote DBA team show how they use Brother-Thoroughbred® from DBI Software to measure customer’s transaction times, time distributions and service level attainments.   Tweet

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Triton Expert Headlining the DB2Night Show™ – All About DB2DART

We’re excited that one of our top DB2 Geeks, Iqbal Goralwalla will be presenting on next weeks’ DB2Night Show.  His specialist subject will be DB2DART. There are several powerful and important commands in DB2 LUW and “db2dart” is among the … Continue reading

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Make sure your tools are up to the job

We had a customer who had a COGNOS 8/BI development environment running against DB2 AIX V9.5.  They were having issues with extremely long elapsed times for COGNOS-generated queries (over 30 minutes!).  Temp space was being exceeded and users were increasing … Continue reading

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The DB2Night Show sets new records with TOP DB2 LUW Support Issues

Last week Triton’s Julian Stuhler appeared on the ever popular DB2Night Show run by DBI software.  We’re delighted to report that this issue on “Top DB2 LUW Support Issues” set a new record for audience registrations.  Julian shared an assortment … Continue reading

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Latest from the DB2 Geeks – 5 Clicks to DB2 Success!

Have you heard the latest from the DB2 Geek?!  If not then take a look http://www.triton.co.uk/confessions-of-a-db2-geek/article/38/5-Clicks-to-DB2-Success! We chat to Scott Hayes to get the inside info on his “5 clicks to success” methodology.  Being a fellow DB2 Geek, Scott was … Continue reading

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