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Replication Tasks (CDC) should be ZIIP offloadable
DB2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS is a product which off loads workload from z/OS. All Task used for loading data, replicating updates, managing the IDAA box is new workload and should be cost efficient according to Mainframe. This means, that ev...
Today, V7 container code for both IIAS and Z are downloaded from Fix Central. It is a different download and website than normal Stored Procedure and other Db2 related maintenance PTFs. Some customers have download issues such as download runs for...
Add option "Clean-up capture agent catalog" to accelerator v7 like it was in v5
In V7, there is not such a feature available for now. The only option toclean up capture agent would be manual cleanup with CDC tool via supportteam, but it would only happen if the system has really become slow and there was a high amount of tab...
Downgrade or remove Warning messages like "IBM InfoSphere Data Replication adjusted the source data image to fit into the target column "
All IDAA messages are presented in the z/OS system log as DSNX881I messages. These messages have a Message ID & Severity. Many also have an embedded CHCxxxxxx message id.
However, many messages get reported under Message ID 20, and these ca...
LOAD RESUME YES LOG NO support while loading to accelerator
We are using DB2 v10,z/OS v1.13,IBM DB2 Analytics Accelerator v4.1 in our environment for both our test and production DW environments. In our DW systems LOAD RESUME YES LOG NO is used for loading some of our tables. In IDAA, in a condition like t...
Errors with Change Data Capture need to be relevant and precise
When running IDAA using Change Data Capture in a high availability configuration, error messages which are passed to DB2 should be limited to the subscription which took the error so that the error is relevant and resolution is quick.
CDC Should Ignore Backout Processing For UOW That Are Not Subscribed
We were impacted by an NPS failure due to the Postmaster task failing. Postmaster restarted successfully. There is a known fix for this. After the restart we noticed a large log recovery lag (36 hours) due to a long-running UOW that had no comm...
table functions to get query-list and table-information
Provide also DB2 zOS table functions which returns the same informations as the stored procedures, at least for sysproc.accel_get_queries & sysproc.accel_get_tables_infoAt the moment, you can only use stored procedures to get the query-list or...