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IBM Text Search for DB2 for z/OS

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Abstract

DB2 for z/OS uses IBM Text Search for DB2 for z/OS as an indexing and search engine for documents that are stored in a DB2 database.

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IBM Text Search for DB2 for z/OS

You can install IBM Text Search for DB2 for z/OS on a supported Linux®, zLinux, or Windows® server. DB2 for z/OS uses a TCP/IP connection to communicate with the text search server.

IBM Text Search for DB2 for z/OS supports multiple collections. A collection contains one text search index and the index specific options for parsing, indexing, and searching.

IBM Text Search for DB2 for z/OS does not have a graphical user interface. However, this text search server provides command-line tools that you can use for common tasks, such as configuring and administering the text search server, creating a synonym dictionary for a collection, and diagnosing problems.

IBM Text Search for DB2 for z/OS is part of DB2 Accessories Suite for z/OS (Program number: 5697-Q04), a no-charge bundle of components that is designed to enhance your use of the DB2 for z/OS data server. Learn more!

Document information

More support for: DB2 for z/OS
Omnifind Text Search

Software version: 9.1, 10.0, 11.0

Operating system(s): z/OS

Reference #: 7017060

Modified date: 2014-06-02