This course is designed to provide the student with the knowledge to effectively and efficiently design, create and maintain Db2 databases using up to and including version 12 of Db2 for z/OS. The student will learn how to use Entity Relationship Modeling techniques to design and normalize a relational database. They will demonstrate how to define Db2 objects, including Databases, Storage Groups, Tablespaces, Tables, including Temporal and Hash organization, Indexes, Views, Synonyms, Materialized Query Tables, Clone Tables and Aliases. The student will also develop skills to load, modify, backup, and recover Db2 data using Db2 utilities. This course includes features up to and including version 12 of Db2 for z/OS.
Before taking this course, students should be familiar with Db2 concepts. Students should also have experience with SQL data manipulation language and experience using TSO/ISPF and JCL.
5 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is intended for entry level or future Db2 database administrators or application programmers who need to acquire the essential skills required to administer a Db2 database.