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Allow Run SQL to handle host variables as Data Studio does
When executing a SQL query under DSM, there is no provision for host variables and an error results when you try to execute a query. A simple example such as:
SELECT EMPNO, FIRSTNME, LASTNAME, WORKDEPT, HIREDATE, JOB, SEX, BIRTHDATE
Improved Db2 backup thread (db2bm and db2med) binding/distribution on NUMA systems
On a large NUMA systems with a very fast storage and a fast backup target memory affinity might affect backup time as well as the overall system performance during the activity. Currently, with the Db2's automatic thread NUMA binding (DB2_RESOURCE...
Automate SSL certificate refreshing after CP4D self-signed certificates are renewed (Db2, DV)
I think the SSL certificate refreshes for Db2 and Data Virtualization described below are about internal CP4D communication.
HADR: Ability to take incremental backups on either host and maintain the incremental chain for restore
In an HADR environment it is not possible to restore / recover the database with backups which are taken from both sites of the HADR cluster (after takeovers). You have to use the backups from the one site or from the other site. You can't mix the...
improved estimation for potential use of Huffman Compression
Requirement for more accurate estimates of DASD space savings when using Huffman Compression. Problem is that estimates produced by DSN1COMP can be significantly inaccurate i.e., as much as +/- 30%. The solution required is a new option on the REO...
BACKUP INCLUDE LOGS should add logs to backup image as soon as they are closed
Today the log files get added to backup image at end of backup, which could easily cause that log files need to be retrieved from archive that they can be added to backup image. Adding the log files as soon as possible would avoid time consuming a...
Lift the restriction for max 8 charaters in database name
The restriction of a maximum of 8 characters in a database name should be lifted to something more adequate for todays devops pipelines, say 32, 64 or even 128 chars. There is a need to give databases a more descriptive name than what is possible ...
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