Topic: What's New in DB2 for IBM i

Date:Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
Time:5:30 (Deli snack) - 6:00 (Meeting)
Location: Bloomfield Township Public Library
1099 Lone Pine Road
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302-2410
Meeting Room 2
S.E. corner of Lone Pine and Telegraph Road (map)
Speaker:Scott Forstie

Presentation File

DRDA Interoperability


Attend this session to understand what's new in DB2 for i. The session will include enhancements delivered to IBM i 7.1 in 4Q/2013 (aka TR7) and enhancements becoming available in June/2014 (aka TR8). This is an opportunity to hear from the person responsible for determining the DB2 for i strategy and feature enhancements. If you have DB2 for i requests, ideas and opinions that you are willing to share, you are encouraged to reach out to me before, during or after this remote presentation.

About the Presenter:

Scott Forstie

Scott Forstie is the DB2 for i Business Architect, SQL Development team leader and IBM i developerWorks content manager. In addition to his development roles, he is a frequently published author on SQL and database topics ( He has worked for IBM nearly 25 years, working primarily on IBM i. He can be reached by email or followed on Twitter at @Forstie_IBMi, where he is trying to mix DB2 for i, business and social.