Category Archives: pureScale

GDPC – Expert Guidance From Triton Consulting

It’s well known that DB2 pureScale is an IT department’s ‘must-have’ product to cope with its customers’ growing workloads.  It provides outstanding database scalability which is unlimited, plus continuous availability and application transparency.  However, any single-site system, even a DB2 … 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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Day 3 at IDUG EMEA – DB2 pureScale

By Iqbal Goralwalla Today was a DB2 pureScale day for me and yes, I did manage to pass a certification exam as well! The pressure is off! The day started with an excellent presentation by Steve Rees (IBM) on performance … Continue reading

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Looking forward to IDUG EMEA

It’s the final countdown to IDUG EMEA!  We’re really looking forward to the event this year, there’s so much going on.  We’re sending three of our top DB2 Geeks.  Julian Stuhler will be heading out to Prague early as he … Continue reading

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Latest Confessions of a DB2 Geek Podcast available to download

In the latest installment in the “Confessions of a DB2 Geek” podcast series we go back to looking at DB2 pureScale.  Our resident expert James Gill talks about Triton’s very own Commodity Cluster and what we have learnt from installing … Continue reading

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DB2 pureScale – all you need to know

We’ve been doing a lot of work and producing a lot of articles, webcasts and general information on DB2 pureScale over the last 12 months.  So here is a list of links to everything we have produced on DB2 pureScale.  … Continue reading

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Black Friday causes seasonal workload spikes – how did you cope?

Paypal today shared it’s transaction figures for Black Friday - 26th November – (traditionally the busiest online shopping day of the year).  Transactions went up by 27% on last year and spending amounts were up 19% compared with a normal Friday. http://www.gadgetvenue.com/paypal-black-friday-statistics-reveal-transactions-27-11290007/  … Continue reading

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DB2 pureScale – not just for the techies!

Over the last few months there has been much interest and excitement about DB2 pureScale, mainly from the technical DB2 community.  Our own technical team have certainly been impressed with the advances IBM have made for DB2 LUW.  However, although … Continue reading

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DB2 pureScale demonstration – Dynamic Capacity & Scalability

This live demo shows how DB2 pureScale can be used to increase or decrease capacity dynamically to help organisations cope with spikes in workload. For more information on DB2 pureScale visit – www.triton.co.uk/purescale/

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DB2 pureScale availability demo – Member Failure & Recovery

In this video our resident DB2 pureScale expert, James Gill shares a live demonstration of what happens when a member fails in a DB2 pureScale cluster. For more information on DB2 pureScale visit www.triton.co.uk/purescale/

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