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Monitor activities by the user

Regarding DMC capabilities, I would like to know if there is a possibility to monitor activities by the user. This is very important for our Db2 environment, whether qualified or unqualified table names are used (in case of unqualified names would...
2 months ago in Db2 / Data Management Console 0 Submitted

Add built-in function for generating new UUID values

Generating new UUIDs for large tables has become a serious performance issue for us. We have a workflow in our application that updates a UUID column for tables in excess of 5 million rows. This takes us upwards of 2 hours in our odbc (cli) applic...
3 months ago in Db2 / Db2 on Cloud 0 Submitted

Enhance the processing of large db2dsdriver.cfg files with a large number of entries.

Larger customers with a significant number of database servers and databases have created db2dsdriver.cfg files with 1000's of database entries. The current method for processing these to make a connection is not very efficient and can significant...
3 months ago in Db2 / Db2 Connect and Drivers 0 Submitted

Enhance ALTER STOGROUP DROP ‚storage-path’ with optional specification of the Path_ID

As you may ADD the same path multiple times to a storage group (in order to have multiple containers of a single tablespace within that path), it should be possible to even DROP a single reference to that path from the storage group as well! But s...
3 months ago in Db2 / Other/Unknown 0 Submitted

Add db2mq support to db2u

As an aside the categories for ideas should include db2u or containers etc. You should add db2mq support to the db2u operator and db2 shift.
3 months ago in Db2 / Operating System/Virtualization 0 Submitted

Support Db2mq

A number of sites use db2mq in their on-prem db2 warehouse solutions. When they go to look at db2 warehouse on cloud as a migration path the support is not present and it removes this option for them.
3 months ago in Db2 / Db2 Warehouse on Cloud 0 Submitted

STMM Monitoring

With the memory statistics similar to the ‘db2pd -dbptnmem’ output within the STMM logs, it would be possible to get memory usage report over time from Db2 perspective without any permanent monitoring tool (as long as STMM is used/active). It woul...
3 months ago in Db2 / Monitoring / Other/Unknown 0 Under review

Review automatic prefetch

This IDEA it to request a more dynamic management of PREFETCHSIZE when it is set to AUTOMATIC. The documentation states: "The database updates the prefetch size automatically whenever the number of containers in a table space changes (following su...
3 months ago in Db2 / Workload Management 2 Submitted

Make "Open Console" Suggest You Need to Create DMC Instance

When you create a DB2 Warehouse instance in a fresh install of CP4D 4.5 and then click on the "Open Database" you initially get just a blank screen. This screen should let the user know that they need to create an instance of Data Management Conso...
3 months ago in Db2 / Data Management Console 0 Submitted

Allow RESTSERVICEDEFAULT on BIND SERVICE

When using BIND SERVICE to implement new Db2 REST services it would simplify integration with existing change management systems to allow the specification of the default version on the BIND SERVICE. This may be accomplished by using REBIND PACKAG...
3 months ago in Db2 / Application Development 0 Submitted