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July 24, 2009 | Vol 6 Issue 28


In This Issue:

Feature Article - TechTip
TechTip: Use a Stored Procedure as Your Data Source in DB2 Web Query for i

Build queries with optional input parameters using existing business logic.

anita_corcoranWritten by Anita Corcoran

Do you need the ability to build queries with optional input parameters? Do you need your queries to use existing business logic? Did you know you can accomplish both goals by using a stored procedure as your data source in DB2 Web Query?


Feature Article - Database
Using Business Intelligence Can Serve to Fight Back on the Economy

More than just a replacement for Query/400, DB2 Web Query is business intelligence light.

chris_smithWritten by Chris Smith

In one of the sessions on DB2 Web Query at the OCEAN User Group's Technical Conference this week, the speaker, Doug Mack, asked for a show of hands of those users who had installed the product and those who had actually started to use it. I looked around to see the results: installed DB2 Web Query--quite a few hands; used it--not so many.


Advertorial - Help/Systems
Partner TechTip: IFS Directory Growth Is Spiraling out of Control on Your Power Systems Servers

How do you monitor your IFS directory growth?

tom_huntingtonWritten by Tom Huntington

You recently added another new application to your IBM Power Systems servers (AS/400, iSeries, System i) that uses IFS directories to store data. You already had Domino information in the IFS, not to mention System i Access data. The IFS area continues to evolve and take up more and more of your disk space. Now, the big question is this: Do you have the tools needed to monitor and track the growth of IFS directories on your system?


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