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Replication from PostgreSQL DB with dashes in a db name
The problem was classified as design limitation. We can't start replication from PostgreSQL with dashes in DB name. During adding a new subscription, cdc agent is trying to create a replication slot , named SUBSCRIPTION_NAME + DB_NAME + USER_NAME ...
Support for key updates for Fast apply method ParallelizeSingleTableByHash
We are using ParallelizeSingleTableByHash for oracle target. This has resulted in extremely fast processing by the apply. However for certain tables when they have key updates, the delete and insert can result in different hash key and hence they ...
IIDR CDC : Remote Db2 z source, microseconds precision to DM_TIMESTAMP
IIDRCDC for Remote Db2 Source is relatively new IBM product that replicates data from Db2 z/os but some part of CDC engine can be remote from z/OS. In this particular scenario, source is Db2 z/OS using remote Db2 IIDR and target is flat file using...
Our company and customer are demand ability to share data in Snowflake. We need CDC data replication capable to mirror database tables from DB2 Z/OS and DB2 AS400 to Snowflake via IIDR target agent on Linux VM. IBM need to keep up with the industr...
Allow replication agent instance creation/modifications in an automated way
No commands are available to create a replication engine instace other than dmconfigurets. The problem with this command is that in can only be executed in gui/console modes. It cannot be invoked in batch with a response file or a properties file....
Provide means to limit number of retries following unable to establish connection
This idea is related to real life scenario we encountered in production - we raised a case but we were advised CDC is working as designed and we should raise an AHA idea. Currently we have a number of subscriptions defined/active across a number o...
IDR for Db2 zOs Remote Source Behavior when Changing the Dictionary in Compressed Tablespaces
When SHAREDSCRAPE LOGREADER or LOGPARSER detects a "IFI call to read log data returned a decompression error at log position.. on table .... with return code 00000008, reason code 00C90063 " stop the subscripcion. Then, we have to mark at current ...
Identify target instance as replication user to MS SQL Server
We have peer-to-peer replication configuration. Every peer work in its own partition. Tables that are part of replication has identity property defined on primary key column. Peer 1 (P1) tables works in the range 1-100M, P2 has 100M-200M, P3 200M-...
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