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IDUG Db2 Tech Conference 2019

Registrations Available! This year, the IDUG Db2 Tech Conference is coming to two Australian cities. Events will be held in Melbourne September 12 & 13 and in Canberra September 17 & 18.  Both events feature an impressive lineup of top international experts...
Is your data protection up to scratch?

Is your data protection up to scratch?

The potential for violation of an organisation’s data security policies is often a perceived risk of using a hosted or cloud-based data warehouse. Yet these storage systems can be considered more solid solutions for data protection. When is an organisation’s...
Understanding the costs of data warehouse maintenance

Understanding the costs of data warehouse maintenance

The cost of data warehouse maintenance is one of the barriers that must be overcome before the long-term benefits of a reporting and analytics environment can be realised. However, most data practitioners are largely unaware of the many variables that contribute to...
How to build a data management platform that accelerates delivery

How to build a data management platform that accelerates delivery

A data management platform, or data warehouse, may mean different things to different information consumers. In practice, data warehousing covers a broad spectrum of capabilities ranging from predefined reports to self-service queries, interactive analyses and complex...

Case Study – BLU Acceleration

“Datasync Consulting did an excellent job of getting us up to speed.” Mark Minard, Technology Services Manager, Cerebos Australia Cerebos Australia is the owner of some of Australia and New Zealand’s best-known gravy, sauce, stock and coffee brands, including...

New Free Developer Editions of DB2 LUW

IBM have recently and quietly expanded the Community Editions of DB2. It now includes two Non-Production licences with no charge. If you’re new to DB2, these could of great help, or if you would like to use non-warranted versions within your organisation’s...