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DB2 9.7: Moving to DB2 is Easy

This video highlights some of the new features in DB2 9.7 that make it very easy to enable Oracle applications to DB2. It includes demos for features like support for PL/SQL, CLP Plus, the free IBM Data Movement tool, and … Continue reading

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Data Management presentations available on slideshare

We will now be posting all our presentations and articles online through slideshare.  Click here to take a look. You can find recent presentations on data growth and high availability technologies for DB2.  look out for more content coming soon.

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Optim Update

IBM Optim provides functionality for secure archiving, as well as the functionality to compare data, restore data, and browse data. The Optim solution can handle many different database management systems singularly and also works well cross-platform, this includes DB2, Oracle, … Continue reading

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Optim certification – I passed!

After sitting the Optim sales mastery exam and successfully passing it, I can honestly say that having a hands on approach with the product was definitely the best way forward. My revision otherwise would have been laborious, in that everything … Continue reading

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Learning about Optim

Opinions are split when talking about IT certification and its importance in the industry. It is easy enough to pick up a book and study chapter after chapter, running through sample questions. Once confident enough you sit the exam and … Continue reading

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Managing data growth – call for questions…

It’s your last chance to book your place on the upcoming “Managing the financial services data explosion” webinar on 9th July. This free webinar will be run by IBM Data Champion and Gold Consultant, Julian Stuhler and will feature a … Continue reading

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Cure your data headache!

Don’t miss your chance to hear from the experts on how to cure your data growth issues and deliver significant and ongoing cost savings. Join IBM Data Champion Julian Stuhler and industry insider Andrew Crouch of AVIVA on our upcoming … Continue reading

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A look behind the scenes of a major data archiving project with AVIVA

We chat to Andrew Crouch from AVIVA about his experiences of implementing a data archiving solution: Can you start by telling us a little about how the data archiving project first came about? Back in 2000 the NUI (Norwich Union … Continue reading

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