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We are configuring federation setup to Mongo DB using rest service, However authentication is failing as Mongo authentication is enabled with SSL , we couldn't able to configure from Db2 end , due to which connections are failing .
External Stored Procedure sub modules to be loaded from same path as 'external name;
DB2 supports multiple (in our case development) databases within a db2 Instance and External Stored Procedures (in our case COBOL) can be developed in parallel by using different qualifiers in the external name e.g. alter procedure cxjjp.UIXN01 e...
Reorg Utility Progress data is missing in db2 list utilities and db2 list utilities show detail command
The db2 list utilties and db2 list utilities show detail command will not display the Reorg utility progress.1) The command will display the Runstats progress details for the table2) The command will display the Load progress details for the table...
Reduce Time Required for Online(Inplace) Reorg for huge tables
1) Inplace reorg will take time more for the tables with huge data say for example 1 TB2) To Reduce the time for this we want to avoid full table scan hence we need to look in portions of the data in a table where it is getting fragmented3) Hence...
Change behaviour of default Fast Communications Manager (FCM) port
Change behaviour of default Fast Communications Manager (FCM) porthttps://www.ibm.com/support/pages/db2-db2-server-tcpip-port-numbersFor Db2 Version 11.5.5 or older, the ports used are 60000 and higher. For example, ports 60006 - 60011 would be us...
A DB cfg parameter to set the default tablespace to prevent objects ending up in the wrong TS
When not explicitly set in the CREATE TABLE statement, a newly created table will end up in the last created tablespace. A lot of customers have problems with this for several reasons.They have no control over table placement when using a framewor...
Allow IAM access for server to S3 to work for Db2 backups
AWS allows a server or container to have an IAM role that allows access to S3 and other resources without authentication. However, cataloging a storage alias requires a key and secret key to work, regardless of whether the IAM role is set up for t...
Full support for aggregate function with DISTINCT in OLAP SPECIFICATION
Use of DISTINCT with e.g. COUNT function in OLAP specification (PARTITION BY clause) returns error SQL0441N (SQLCODE -441).Due to the fact that Db2 does NOT support the use of DISTINCT option in such cases, we have a major impact with COGNOS gener...
new aggregated WLM threshold for LOCKLIST at workload/service class level
We have MAXLOCK db-cfg parameter which can be used to avoid a single connection (UOW) to consume the LOCKLIST space. But this parameter some times it not enough. I have seen LOCK escalation cases happening (which locked system tables, causing hug...
Advanced data compression in network technique provide a way to convert data into alternate data formats which use less size. These techniques can be helpful to compress data to be transmitted over network at the sending side and then convert back...
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