£1,150.00

Price for this course

2 HOURS

Duration

Classroom IBM

Delivery

Available dates


Mon25Jan 21 TO Tue26Jan 21

Where

Tech Data ILO UK
Connection details will be communicated separately
Instructor Led
Online

Code

TR-664530
Mon26Apr 21 TO Tue27Apr 21

Where

Tech Data ILO UK
Connection details will be communicated separately
Instructor Led
Online

Code

TR-664531

Overview

This course will introduce the student to advanced database administration skills, including program preparation and the use of packages, online schema changes, partition management, and stored procedures; as well as performance and availability features of utilities (including LOAD, REBUILD INDEX, REORG, and UNLOAD). This course does not cover distributed data processing, nor does it cover data sharing.

Audience

Students needing to augment their skill set in administering a Db2 12 for z/OS database environment.

Prerequisites

  • Familiarity with the z/OS operating system, including TSO, ISPF, and SDSF.
  • Familiarity with SQL DML (SELECT, INSERT, UPDATE, DELETE, and MERGE) and DDL (CREATE, ALTER, DROP) statements
  • Basic skills administering a Db2 12 for z/OS database environment, including the use of basic utilities, serialization, and basic database security.

Objective

Program preparation and the use of packages part 1
• Program preparation overview
• Execution time errors
• BIND actions
• Package status and REBIND
• Deleting a package
• Determining the table/view qualifier

Online schema changes part 1
• Changing data type
• Adding columns to a table
• Renaming columns in a table
• Renaming indexes
• Adding columns to indexes
• Versioning

Online schema changes part 2
• Pending online schema changes
• Dropping columns from a table
• Converting to UTS
• Other pending changes
• Impact of pending changes on immediate options
• Restrictions and considerations

Partition management part 1
• Adding partitions
• Rotating partitions

Partition management part 2
• Modifying limit keys
• Rebalancing partitions

Stored procedures part 1
• External stored procedures
• WLM-established application environments
• Altering and dropping a stored procedure
• Commands for stored procedures
• Execution privileges
• Catalog information

LOAD and REBUILD INDEX
• LOAD with parallel index build
• LOAD partitions in parallel
• REBUILD INDEX
• Inline image copies and statistics
• LOAD SHRLEVEL CHANGE
• LOAD REPLACE SHRLEVEL REFERENCE

REORG
• Performance features of REORG
• Online REORG
• Inline image copies and statistics
• Consideratons for PBG table spaces
• Online REORG with LOBs (optional)

UNLOAD
• Overview
• Image copy specification
• Table-only input specification
• SHRLEVEL option
• Modes of operation

Program preparation and the use of packages part 2 (optional)
• Table mirroring
• Package versioning
• Plan management
• Other REBIND PACKAGE options
• Application compatibility

Stored procedures part 2 (optional)
• Native stored procedures
• Native procedure deployment

Course Outline

Program preparation and the use of packages part 1
• Program preparation overview
• Execution time errors
• BIND actions
• Package status and REBIND
• Deleting a package
• Determining the table/view qualifier

Online schema changes part 1
• Changing data type
• Adding columns to a table
• Renaming columns in a table
• Renaming indexes
• Adding columns to indexes
• Versioning

Online schema changes part 2
• Pending online schema changes
• Dropping columns from a table
• Converting to UTS
• Other pending changes
• Impact of pending changes on immediate options
• Restrictions and considerations

Partition management part 1
• Adding partitions
• Rotating partitions

Partition management part 2
• Modifying limit keys
• Rebalancing partitions

Stored procedures part 1
• External stored procedures
• WLM-established application environments
• Altering and dropping a stored procedure
• Commands for stored procedures
• Execution privileges
• Catalog information

LOAD and REBUILD INDEX
• LOAD with parallel index build
• LOAD partitions in parallel
• REBUILD INDEX
• Inline image copies and statistics
• LOAD SHRLEVEL CHANGE
• LOAD REPLACE SHRLEVEL REFERENCE

REORG
• Performance features of REORG
• Online REORG
• Inline image copies and statistics
• Considerations for PBG table spaces
• Online REORG with LOBs (optional)

UNLOAD
• Overview
• Image copy specification
• Table-only input specification
• SHRLEVEL option
• Modes of operation

Program preparation and the use of packages part 2 (optional)
• Table mirroring
• Package versioning
• Plan management
• Other REBIND PACKAGE options
• Application compatibility

Stored procedures part 2 (optional)
• Native stored procedures
• Native procedure deployment



FAQs

What do I need to bring with me to my public class?

All required learning materials and equipment are provided in the classroom.

 

 

 

 

When do public training course fees have to be paid?

For public training classes payment must be received no later than three business days prior to the first day of class in order to remain in the class and confirm your seat. Failure to provide payment by this date may result in removal from the class, and/or late cancellation fees applied. You can submit payment in the form of a Purchase Order or credit card.

 

 

 

 

On-site (private) Course Pricing:

To find out more about On-site training e-mail us at enablement@agilesolutions.co.uk or call one of our offices.

 

 

 

 

What is the cancellation policy?

Requests for cancellations or date transfers need to be received at least ten (10) business days prior to the event start date in order to receive a full refund. If a cancellation or reschedule request is received less than ten (10) business days before the start date, the penalty of 100% of the cost of the course will be applied, resulting in no amount of the fee being refunded. Refunds will not be allowed for “no-shows” in our public training or IVA courses. This cancellation policy is strictly enforced.

 

 

 

 

What happens if Agile Solutions needs to cancel or reschedule a course?

Agile Solutions reserves the right to cancel events for any reason at any time. Cancellation liability for Agile Solutions, if Agile Solutions cancels the course, is limited to the return of course payment ONLY. Agile Solutions will not reimburse registrants for any other costs including but not limited to any travel cancellation fees or penalties, including airfare and hotel costs. PLEASE NOTE: If your registration status is either “Approved”, or “Pending Payment” you have not been confirmed for the class and it is recommended that you do not make any travel arrangements until you have received a confirmation e-mail letting you know the class and registration is confirmed.

 

 

 

 

How will I know if my course has been rescheduled?

Agile Solutions reserves the right to reschedule or cancel a course due to low enrollment or if necessitated by other circumstances. Agile Solutions will contact you via e-mail or phone to inform you of the change of schedule. Once you have been notified you may reschedule or receive a full credit. Agile Solutions shall not be liable for any other costs including but not limited to any non-refundable travel arrangements if a course is rescheduled or cancelled.