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Status Not under consideration
Workspace Db2
Created by Guest
Created on Jun 19, 2020

db2adutl parallelism

Usually our Db2 backups to TSM are performed using parallelism, sometimes up to parallelism 10.

Occasionally we restore a Db2 system in another operating center from where we have no access to the TSM server.

In the source environment the Db2 backup is extracted via db2adutl afterwards transferred to the destination environment and finally restored.

Since db2adutl does currently not support parallel backup extraction from TSM it takes unnecessarily long to extract the backup images, up to factors.

If db2adutl would be able to extract Db2 backups in parallel the extraction time would be probably as fast as an extraction using dsmc.

Needed by Date Dec 31, 2021