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Why do workloads matter and why DB2 is multi-workload software?

Amit Patel, Data Warehousing Expert

By Amit Patel, IBM Data Warehousing expert  Different workloads have different characteristics. If you think of cars, driving on a race track is very different from driving off-road or driving kids to school. A mid-engine sports car designed for the…

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Shazam: the world’s fastest and simplest in-memory database,

Sam Lightstone on BLU Acceleration

What’s inside the DB2 10.5 “Cancun Release” for BLU Acceleration   Summary of a blog post by Sam Lightstone, IBM Distinguished Engineer and BLU Acceleration Architect As the architect of BLU Acceleration in-memory technology, Sam Lighstone gives us a glimpse…

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What’s new for analytics in DB2 10.5 “Cancun Release”

Amit Patel, Data Warehousing Expert

A blog post by Amit Patel, IBM Program Director, Data Warehousing solutions   DB2 10.5 “Cancun Release” is now available. Let’s discuss what’s new in this release and why clients should take advantage of the new and powerful enhancements to…

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