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Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS

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Allow specification of Authid under which Federated Tables References are created

DBAs in our organisation gain SYSADM authority via a secondary authid (a RACF Group), and it is that authority that we expect to use when administering the IDAA. However when using internal Db2 security the Create Rference stored procedure to crea...
over 1 year ago in Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Ability to add columns to DB2 z/OS tables without impacting IDAA or incremental update

Currently, adding a column to a DB2 z/OS table that is using IDAA with incremental update involves: 1) Adding the column in DB2 z/OS2) Stopping replication for all IDAA tables3) Dropping the affected table from IDAA4) Adding the affected table bac...
over 9 years ago in Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Replication support for HPSS feature

Technical Problem Assume there is a partitioned tablespace and some parts are archived via HPSS. Therefore, there are archived and non-archived partitions. Db2 transparent archive is not the case in this scenario. There is only one table with PBR ...
over 2 years ago in Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS 1 Future consideration

Ability to join EBCDIC and UNICODE tables in IDAA

We have a lot of EBCDIC and UNICODE tables in production, and in many cases those tables would have to be joined to execute our operational analytic workloads on IDAA. Altering the objects to make it work is an option since many of those tables ar...
over 8 years ago in Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Simple way to check consistency between DB2 and IDAA

When implementing data replication we found a number of tables showing different number of rows in DB2 and on IDAA (2 IDAAs installed with replication). To verify this we did as follows:- Disable table for acceleration in IDAA1- Run SPUFI with SEL...
over 7 years ago in Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS 0 Future consideration

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 can ...
almost 3 years ago in Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

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 tabl...
about 4 years ago in Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

Lack of XML support in IDAA

Tables with XML are supported, but the XML columns themselves are not supported by IDAA
over 9 years ago in Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS 0 Future consideration

support LOB in IBM DB2 Analytics Analyzer for z/OS - IDAA

Rabobank had used his clobs in a varchar. When the inline CLob became available they converted their varchar to inline LOB. Now with the IDAA available they should move back to the varchar. Instead of IDAA supporting the LOBs.They want the IDAA su...
over 7 years ago in Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Dynamically change IFL quantity assigned to an LPAR without restarting DB2

The IFL quantity assigned to an LPAR can be set to a certain number in the configuration screen but there is also an option to enter a number of ‘reserved’ IFLs. It was explained that the reserved amount would require restarting the internal Db2wh...
6 months ago in Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS 0 Submitted