DB2 10 for z/OS: Cost Savings . . . Right Out of the Box
Dave Beulke, Roger Miller, Surekha Parekh, and Julian Stuhler
First Printingâ€”September 2010
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The book is segmented in three sections:
- An introduction to DB2 10 by Roger Miller, highlighting the main featuresÂ and functions and their associated business benefits, such as real CPU savings.
- A business value white paper by Julian Stuhler, independent DB2 consultant.Â Julian and I invited several beta clients to share not only their DB2 10 experiences but also perceived and actual business benefits.
- The last section of the book is another valuable paper written by Dave Beulke,Â Â who is also an independent consultant. This paper demonstrates how DB2 10 is a tremendous step forward in database technology because of its improvements in performance, scalability, availability, and security and application integration. Daveâ€™s paper focuses on performance enhancements.