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Kafka evolves as a platform for real time data streaming, analytics, and event processing. For enterprise customers the challenge is to let data originating on IBM z flow to Kafka. Popular options are Kafka APIs, MQ, data replication. Only data re...
Ability to create ASNMON Oracle Control Tables via GUI without Federated Server
We have QREP Data Replication established between DB2 Z/OS and Oracle on Linux. We are using Oracle Native Apply on the target DBMS.As per discussions and conclusions in the referenced PMR, 85301,442,000, we have 2 issues:1) We can not directly...
Provide Replication Center and Replication Dashboard functionality within DSM
We would like to see the Replication Center tool functionality for IIDR Queue Replication added under the Data Server Manager(DSM) Umbrella. Today we are using Replication Center to administer and monitor our IIDR Queue Replication environment. Th...
Display of replication throughput per subscription
Today Q Apply stores detailed performance statistics on queue level. This idea raises the request to store certain Q Apply throuput statistics (like rows_processed) on subscription level. Background: Today it is very difficult / sometime impossibl...
We need an emergency mechanism to control the capturing of a limited and dedicated amount of time. Today, Q Capture can be stopped when a dedicated timestamp is reached using CAPSTOP CAPTUREUPTO=<ts>. But that is not useful when Capture is d...
Automate restart of IIDR tasks when RRS terminates
We had issues with RRS recently which were solved via a maintenance cycle. During those issues, our IIDR Capture and Apply tasks failed and required manual restart. We have the option TERM=N enabled yet the Capture/Apply tasks were not restarted w...
Requesting Q-Replication capability from Non-Temporal to Temporal Table
This RFE/Idea is to request Q-Replication capability from Non-Temporal source to Temporal Table target. The existing Q-Replication only supports from Temporal to Temporal tables. For reporting within FTM (Financial Transaction Manager), there is...
The Q-Replication apply programm shall be able to call the Db2 High Performance Unload (HPU) utility by the HPU stored procedure
in enterprise warehouse and OLTP areas of DB2 installations exist often very big databases with several tera bytes (often 100 of TBs) of data.
For example we have several OLTP databases with more than 20TB and tables with billion of recor...
ALTER table DATA CAPTURE NONE not detected by IIDR QREP or CDC
If 'ALTER table DATA CAPTURE NONE' is executed against a table that is actively replicating, any changes made to the source data will not be captured or replicated until â€˜ALTER table DATA CAPTURE CHANGES' is executed. This would cause the targe...
Q-Replication Apply program shall be able to recognize if a column-organized table contains already a dictionary
the current implementation of the Q-Replication apply program for an automatic LOAD operation on column-organized target tables does not recognize if a dictionary already exist.
A column compression dictionary is used to compress data ...
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