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“DB2 9.7 is a star, customers love it!”

Says Iqbal Goralwalla, our Head of DB2 Midrange Services in a recent interview on masteringdatamanagement.com in their “Meet the IBM Champions” series. During the interview Iqbal talked about Triton’s quantative complexity analysis of IBM DB2 9.7 Vs Oracle 11gR2.  The … Continue reading

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DB2 beats Oracle Database in final task showdown

In the final task in our study comparing complexity in Oracle Database 11g and DB2 9.7 we looked at data access control.  We found the data access control activity to be dramatically easier to implement in DB2 V9.7 than the … Continue reading

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DB2 Self-Tuning Memory Manager gives DB2 9.7 the edge over Oracle Database 11g

The fifth task in our study comparing complexity in Oracle Database 11g and DB2 9.7 is Automatic Memory Tuning.  As with previous tasks we found DB2 9.7 to be significantly less complex than Oracle Database.  DB2 has a Self Tuning … Continue reading

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DB2 9.7 proven to be a massive 100% less complex than Oracle for Index Compression

Hopefully you have been following our DB2 9.7 Vs Oracle Database 11g blogs .  In this instalment we look at task number 3 – Index Compression.  The latest report from our ease of use study shows that DB2 is a comprehensive … Continue reading

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DB2 9.7 is streets ahead of Oracle Database 11gR2 in ease of use study

Over the last few months our team of experts have undertaken an objective assessment of the complexity of several routine DBA activities, comparing Oracle Database 11g R2 and DB2 9.7.  During the course of this study we found that DB2 … Continue reading

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DB2 – Servers for Truth

Take a look at this new video from IBM which responds to Larry Ellison’s recent claims about DB2:

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