Db2 LUW - Database Administration & Certification Workshop
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Db2 LUW - Database Administration & Certification Workshop

A complete beginner course on becoming a highly paid Db2 Professional. Get loaded, Get Certified, Get Hired!
4.3 (584 ratings)
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2,447 students enrolled
Last updated 5/2020
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This course includes
  • 38.5 hours on-demand video
  • 4 articles
  • 114 downloadable resources
  • 2 Practice Tests
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Understand the Architecture of DB2 (you will learn about various DB2 components that work together as a database engine)
  • Install & Configure DB2 on Windows and Linux platforms (you will learn to install & configure DB2 in multiple ways)
  • Work on various GUI and Command Line Tools of DB2 (you will explore different DB2 tools available to perform various administration tasks like creating databases, performing backup and recovery etc )
  • Create and Manage various database objects in DB2 (you will learn about db objects like tables, views, indexes etc, and there properties. you will learn how to create, access, alter and drop them)
  • Understand and Execute SQL statements in DB2 (you will learn to write basic and advanced SQL queries to manage your databases and db objects)
  • Create and Manage DB2 Instances & Databases (you will learn about instances and related concepts. you will create, list and drop instances and databases with DB2 commands)
  • Administer and Manage Database Storage (you will understand and manage storage for DB2 databases.)
  • Administer DB2 Security (you will understand how security is laid down in DB2. you will learn about Authentication, Authorization and Privileges. you will learn how to administer security for your DB2 system)
  • Administer and Manage Data Concurrency (you will learn about locking and it's behaviour in various concurrent access situations and also about how to maintain a highly concurrent db environment for users)
  • Perform Backup and Recovery operations (you will learn various backup and recovery mechanisms in DB2. you also learn about various logging types available and how to manage DB logging effectively)
  • Prepare for Professional IBM DB2 Certification Exams (after going through all the above concepts, should you decide to go for professional IBM Certification, you will have access to practice questions that will help you understand the difficulty level of the main examination questions and help you prepare for the main certification exam)
Course content
Expand all 334 lectures 40:30:56
+ Introduction
5 lectures 45:25
DB2 Versions & Editions
10:51
DB2 Editions - Differentiation
11:19
Quiz Time
6 questions
+ Installing DB2 9.7 on Windows OS
6 lectures 43:38
Understanding system requirements
08:48
Preparing machine for installation
06:22
Download DB2 9.7 from this link
00:03
  • Another link to Download DB2 9.7 for Windows OS:

  • https://www.dropbox.com/s/q8ygv27f0ck3oga/SERVER.rar?dl=0
  • Downloading DB2 9.7 from IBM's website
    05:15
    Installing DB2 9.7 on Windows
    15:11
    Installing DB2 9.7 using RESPONSE FILE
    07:59
    + DB2 Architecture
    7 lectures 01:32:30
    Section Overview
    03:24
    DB2 Enviroment - The Big Picture
    07:43
    DB2 Environment - Instances
    15:31
    DB2 Environment - Databases
    10:20
    Process Model
    21:50
    Memory Model
    15:37
    Storage Model
    18:05
    Quiz Time
    10 questions
    + Exploring DB2 Tools
    16 lectures 02:26:29
    First Steps - creating our first database
    07:29
    Control Center
    08:15
    Command Window
    07:10
    Command Line Processor (CLP)
    05:29
    CLP - Running Scripts in DB2
    08:31
    CLP - Obtaining Help Information
    05:16
    Command Line Processor Plus (CLP Plus)
    07:49
    Command Editor
    14:43
    Configuration Assistant - Connecting to Remote Databases
    18:14
    Journal
    07:22
    Task Center
    08:33
    Activity Monitor
    11:57
    Event Analyser
    09:20
    Health Center
    07:50
    DB2 Data Server Clients
    11:57
    Other Tools
    06:34
    Quiz Time
    9 questions
    + Working with DB2 Database Objects - Part 1 - Tables & Views
    12 lectures 01:29:53
    Section Overview
    01:31
    Definitions & Classification of Tables
    17:19
    Create Table statements
    10:26
    Tables with Identity Columns
    08:52
    Correction Note on Unique Constraints
    00:35
    Unique Constraints
    06:18
    Referential Integrity Constraints - Part I
    09:44
    Referential Integrity Constraints - Part II
    09:50
    Check Contraints
    08:51
    Lecture Correction
    00:13
    Alter & Drop Table statements
    09:56
    Materialized Query Tables (MQTs)
    06:18
    Quiz Time
    20 questions
    + Working with DB2 Database Objects - Part 2 - Views
    6 lectures 35:23
    Views - Introduction & Create View statement
    04:28
    DML operations on Views
    05:35
    Creating view(s) from multiple tables
    03:50
    Creating Views with Local Check Option
    08:08
    Creating views with Cascaded Check Options
    04:09
    More on Views
    09:13
    Quiz Time
    5 questions
    + Working with DB2 Database Objects - Part 3 - Other Objects
    13 lectures 01:56:43
    Aliases
    01:53
    Indexes - Concept
    11:08
    Schemas - Concept
    07:23
    Schemas - Demo
    09:19
    Triggers - Concept
    09:48
    Triggers - Demo
    12:14
    Sequences - Concept
    09:30
    Sequences - Demo
    08:38
    Buffer Pools - Concept & Demo
    09:43
    Tablespaces - Concept
    09:52
    Tablespaces - Demo
    19:30
    Quiz Time
    12 questions
    Exercise 1 - Working with Database Objects
    12 pages
    + DATA Types in DB2
    8 lectures 56:57
    Data Types - Classification
    05:27
    Numeric data types
    11:13
    String data types
    11:49
    CLOB & DBCLOB data types
    06:41
    BLOB - Inserting Images in Tables
    05:51
    Date, Time & Timestamp - Part 2
    02:53
    XML data type
    06:04
    + Querying DB2 Data - SELECT Statement & Clauses
    10 lectures 31:58
    SELECT statement - clauses
    01:51
    Retrieving Specific Columns
    03:24
    ORDER BY clause
    03:17
    GROUP BY clause
    05:43
    GROUP BY ... HAVING clause
    01:37
    FETCH FIRST n ROWS ONLY clause
    01:14
    DISTINCT clause
    03:51
    Working with NULL values
    02:45
    Sub-Queries or Inner Queries
    08:16
    Exercise 2 - Working with Sub-Queries or Inner-Queries
    7 pages
    + Limiting Data - WHERE clause
    7 lectures 21:08
    Comparison Operators
    03:47
    AND / OR predicate
    05:11
    BETWEEN & NOT BETWEEN predicate
    03:53
    IN & NOT IN predicate
    02:28
    IS NULL and IS NOT NULL
    00:53
    LIKE & NOT LIKE predicate - Pattern Search
    04:56
    Exercise 3 - Writing simple SELECT queries
    12 pages
    Requirements
    • A prior basic knowledge of RDBMS would be helpful
    • Ability to write basic SQL statements would be a plus, although covered thoroughly into the course
    • Use coupon "IBMDB2DBA"
    Description

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    Most thorough DB2 DBA course on Web :  40 hours of video content
    Highest rated DBA course on Udemy

    The top most relevant DB2 DBA course on Udemy
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    Course upgraded to DB2 10.x and DB2 11.x on Linux
    DB2 10.5 Certification Questions added



    Why Learn DB2 ?

    Better paid jobs and a great career choice !

    An average DB2 DBA salary is $72,000 p.a. --(source-indeed dot com)


    What are the chances of landing up with a DB2 Job?

    High !

    Most people go for Oracle, MS SQL and other DBA jobs.

    There are a good number of DB2 DBA jobs too (for freshers and exp.), but it's hard to find good DB2 Professionals.

    Take the advantage, get hired by Big Companies and get a Better Compensation.


    What companies use DB2?

    To name a few

    Dominos Pizza, Morgan Stanley, PricewaterhouseCoopers(PwC), American Express, Coca Cola, IBM, Deloitte, McDonald's, VISA, Mastech, Conexess Group, Accenture, Kforce, Open Systems Technologies , Walmart , TCS, Infosys, CSC, XEROX, HP, Guardian Life, CapGemini, WIPRO

    and many more. (source - indeed dot com and glassdoor dot com)


    What's the future of being associated with DB2?

    DB2 is high competition to other databases and being IBM's biggest selling software in databases, its here to stay for ages.

    With it's Oracle compatibility features in DB2 9.7, it's getting harder for competitors.


    Is this course sufficient to get a DB2 DBA Job?

    Yes.

    This course provides a strong conceptual knowledge (that most interviewers look for) backed by practical learning (that adds to your employment chances).

    After completing the course, you will have the knowledge of DB2, equivalent to a 0.5-1.5 Years exp professional.


    Will I be able to learn DB2?

    Sure !
    You just need to have the zeal to learn. I've put in best of my efforts to make this course as simple as i could (from a beginners perspective) , by explaining concepts that should be easy to understand and the step-by-step tutorials (demos) will be really easy to follow.
    The course has Quizzes, Exercises and Resources to back you up with your learning.

    I am here to share my knowledge and experience on DB2, connect with you guys, participate in the discussion forums, answer questions you ask and make sure you learn DB2 like nobody else can do.

    You'll be a pro at DB2 !


    What about the Professional IBM DB2 Certification?

    A professional DB2 certification ensures that you have been tested on the skills by the giant itself (IBM).

    I have trained 12000+ students on DB2 and the certification success ratio has been over 95%.

    This course covers all concepts and practicals that will help you clear the certification (if you choose to go for it) with good marks. There is a section dedicated completely towards clearing the DB2 Certification. The sample certification questions will help you in clearing the main DB2 exam.



    Any Pre-Requisites?

    It's good to have a basic understanding of DBMS concepts and SQL. Although, i've covered these concepts too during the lectures.

    Who this course is for:
    • This course if for those who want to start their careers in the field of Database Administration on IBM DB2
    • Students, who are not comfortable with programming, can choose this course for a highly paid career in the field of databases
    • People looking for careers in Database Development
    • Already experienced DBAs (from other databases), can take up the course to increase their horizon for better paid DBA jobs