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Tables/Index (Range MQ MDC etc.)

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Asynchronous activation

Design a new db2 database configuration variable to put the database available very quickly following an ACTIVATE command. As far as I understand, the database activation can last a long time due to the control of the tablespaces. It will be inter...
about 8 years ago in Db2 / Tables/Index (Range MQ MDC etc.) 1 Not under consideration

DB2 Partitioned Indices Order Preservation and Performance

GTECH is in the lottery and gaming business. They use DB2 as a competitive advantage in their offering. They are an IBM SW Reseller. They are always looking at new ways to leverage DB2, DB2 Blu, DB2 Merge/Backup,IBM Replication IIDR, to gain compe...
about 8 years ago in Db2 / Tables/Index (Range MQ MDC etc.) 0 Not under consideration

IBM.ENtityFramework.Core To Scaffold Indexes Properly

We used latest released IBM EF Core nuget packages to add DB2 Support to our application with existing DB2 database. Scaffolding the DB out to Models and usable DBContext time and again. We realized on comparing DB2 server that 90% of the indexes ...
about 2 years ago in Db2 / Tables/Index (Range MQ MDC etc.) 0 Future consideration

LUW

Archive-enabled tables and archive tables features not available in DB2 LUW. If this function get added in new version of DB2 LUW or new fixpack release it will help for archive huge table..
over 3 years ago in Db2 / Tables/Index (Range MQ MDC etc.) 0 Not under consideration

EHL mode enhancement in pureScale.

Although the feature was enabled by mimicking a sysplex,, it is impossible to apply in the real world.The first reason is that the performance overhead is too much when switching from the not shared state to the shared stateSecondly, it is impossi...
almost 5 years ago in Db2 / Tables/Index (Range MQ MDC etc.) 0 Not under consideration

evaluates sysdate for every row

The query db2 "select count(*) from TIR001.TITYPE where D_E_DEM_DEM=truncate(date(sysdate ) - (DAYOFWEEK(date(sysdate))) DAYS )" evaluates sysdate for every row
over 5 years ago in Db2 / Tables/Index (Range MQ MDC etc.) 0 Not under consideration

Partial indexes or functional index updates

We would like functional/partial indexes, that is indexes that include a where clause. Currently when there is an index that includes a condition we have to put the condition as part of a field (NAME_IS_BLANK) and then include that conditional fie...
about 6 years ago in Db2 / Tables/Index (Range MQ MDC etc.) 0 Not under consideration

Compression of Primary Key Indexes with Version 10.1 FP 5

While doing some testing with, we noticed that when you create a table compressed, that ALL indexes automatically get compressed. We found out that we have the ability to specify "normal" indexes without compression, but you can not have an uncomp...
over 6 years ago in Db2 / Tables/Index (Range MQ MDC etc.) 1 Not under consideration

DB level default table and index compression parameters

Have a database parameter for the default table compression type, and another for the default index compression type.
over 6 years ago in Db2 / Tables/Index (Range MQ MDC etc.) 0 Not under consideration

lock table partition in xxx mode

In batch jobs, to avoid lock escalation, customer needs to lock a table partition in exclusive mode, and run dml against this partition.
over 7 years ago in Db2 / Tables/Index (Range MQ MDC etc.) 0 Not under consideration