What is DB2 ?
IBM® DB2® for Linux, UNIX and Windows is a next generation data platform for transactional and analytical operations. It provides continuous availability of data to keep transactional workflows and analytics operating at maximum efficiency. And, it delivers breakthrough in-memory performance enabling speed of thought analytics without the constraints of other in-memory solutions with the simplicity of “load and go” setup. DB2 is optimized to deliver industry-leading performance while lowering costs and improving IT productivity.
DB2 software editions
- Advanced Enterprise Server Edition
A comprehensive multi-workload database for transactional, data warehousing, and analytics capabilities, ideal for the enterprise.
- Enterprise Server Edition
A scalable, high performance database to handle the demanding workloads of large and mid-sized enterprise servers.
- Express Edition
An entry-level budget friendly database system, designed for small and medium businesses.
- Advanced Workgroup Server Edition
A comprehensive multi-workload database for transactional, data warehousing, and analytics capabilities, ideal for mid-sized business environments.
- Workgroup Server Edition
A scalable, high performance database, ideal for departmental, workgroup, or mid-sized business environments.
DB2 business value offerings
- BLU Acceleration In-Memory Offering
The next-generation database technology for in-memory analytic acceleration. Complementary for DB2 Enterprise and Workgroup Server editions.
- DB2 Business Application Continuity Offering
An affordable alternative for continuous availability solution, based on DB2 pureScale technology. Complementary for DB2 Enterprise and Workgroup Server editions.
- Advanced Recovery Feature
A suite of advanced database backup, recovery, and data extraction tools. It is complementary for DB2 Express Server Edition and higher.
- DB2 Encryption Offering
A solution to protect and encrypt data at rest to assist businesses with industry and compliance regulations. Complementary for DB2 Enterprise, Workgroup, and Express Server editions.
- DB2 Performance Management Offering
An enterprise performance management suite. Complementary for DB2 Enterprise, Workgroup, and Express Server editions.
DB2 is optimized for:
DB2 can help you improve data availability, optimize performance, and reduce both operational costs and total cost of ownership.
- Easily deploy DB2 on-premises or in public or private cloud environments.
- Exploit underlying hardware capabilities to the fullest extent to deliver higher performance with lower costs.
- Achieve better performance with fewer resources to help you optimize your SAP landscape.
DB2 Database Management solutions
DB2 Database Management solution portfolio can help to improve the data availability, optimize performance, and reduce operational costs and total cost of ownership.