IBM DB2 for i indexing methods and strategies
Link to white paper that lays the foundation for an indexing strategy and design that delivers high-performance queries and SQL applications on IBM DB2 for i.
Moving from OPNQRYF to SQL
This white paper discusses the major advantages that SQL has in comparison to the IBM i5/OS Open Query File (OPNQRYF) command. It also provides a methodology for converting OPNQRYF applications to an SQL-based model, as well as some key points to consider during the conversion process.
Exploring the IBM OmniFind Text Search Server
Explore the IBM DB2 for i indexing technology IBM OmniFind Text Search Server and compare it with traditional database index technologies. Find out how applications developed in any language can use SQL to perform text searches against simple text data stored in DB2 databases, business data encapsulated in XML documents,
IBM i and SaaS: Positioning IBM i as a software as a service platform
This white paper discusses the concepts of software as a service (SaaS). Focus is given to the IBM i operating system features that allow solution providers and application developers to construct SaaS applications.
DDS and SQL - The Winning Combination for DB2 for i: Business and technical benefits of a modern DB2 for i database
This white paper explains how modernizing a DB2 for i database with Structured Query Language (SQL) and data-centric programming can deliver benefits that range from reduced IT expenses to enhanced developer productivity and improved application performance and scalability.