After completing this course the student should be able to:
  • Understand the basic concepts and facilities of DB2.
  • Create instances, databases and relational objects to support application development and user data access.
  • Use IMPORT, EXPORT and LOAD utilities to manipulate data.
  • Perform basic and advanced database and table space recovery
  • Understand the basic security features of DB2.
  • Understand and control the locking behaviour of DB2
  • Know how to support application development.
  • Know performance enhancing techniques for supporting applications.
Target Audience
  Database administrators
  • Relevant Operating Systems experience (AIX or Windows).
  • Knowledge of relational database theory and SQL. Previous experience of using DB2 is recommended.
  Four days.

Outline for DB2 UDB Administration for Unix and Windows

Day 1

  • The DB2 Family
  • Getting started with DB2 (INSTANCES)
  • Workshop
  • Creating databases and table spaces
  • Workshop

Day 2

  • Creating Tables and other objects
  • Workshop
  • Workshop
  • workshop
  • DB2 Privileges
  • workshop

Day 3

  • DB2 Data Management
  • Workshop
  • IMPORT/EXPORT/LOAD utilities
  • Workshop
  • Basic Database Recovery
  • Workshop

Day 4

  • Disaster Recovery for tables and table spaces
  • Workshop
  • Incremental backup and recovery techniques
  • workshop
  • Application development and Implementation
  • Workshop
  • Performance for applications
  • Workshop
  • Basic tuning techniques
  • Workshop
  • DB2 Configuration parameters
  • Workshop