Audience

This is an intermediate course for experienced DBAs and technical individuals, with experience on other relational database platforms, who plan, implement, and maintain Db2 11.1 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows databases. These skills can also be utilize to support cloud based databases using Db2 on Cloud or Db2 Hosted environments.

Prerequisites

Participants should have the following skills:

  • Perform basic database administration tasks on a relational database system
  • Use basic OS functions such as utilities, file permissions, hierarchical file system, commands, and editor
  • State the functions of the Structured Query Language (SQL) and be able to construct DDL, DML, and authorization statements
  • Discuss basic relational database concepts and objects such as tables, indexes, views, and joins

These skills can be developed by taking:

  • DB2 SQL Workshop
  • DB2 Fundamentals

Duration

Four days.

Outline for DB2 11.1 QUICKSTART FOR EXPERIENCED RELATIONAL DBAS

Chapter 1. Overview of Db2 11
Chapter 2. Command Line Processor (CLP) and GUI Usage
Chapter 3. The Db2 Environment
Chapter 4. Creating Databases and Data Placement
Chapter 5. Creating Database Objects
Chapter 6. Moving Data
Chapter 7. Backup and Recovery
Chapter 8. Locks and Concurrency
Chapter 9. Database Maintenance, Monitoring and Problem Determination
Chapter 10. Security
Chapter 11. Database Rebuild Support
Chapter 12. Db2 Database and Table Space Relocation
Chapter 13. Using Explain Tools
Chapter 14. Using Indexes for Performance
Chapter 15. Advanced Monitoring