Release Notes

Includes new feature descriptions, product compatibility details, and third-party software agreements.
The release notes explain the key features and details for Version 19.0 of the Database Management Solutions for Db2 for z/OS (
Database Management Solutions for Db2
). The
Database Management Solutions for Db2
provide a powerful and flexible set of tools that are designed to ensure:
  • Optimal database and SQL performance
  • Efficient administration
  • Reliable backup and recovery of Db2 databases, systems, and applications
With these integrated solution suites, your site can also improve service levels, data availability, and application responsiveness–helping to reduce your costs.
For more information about the available database administration, performance, and backup and recovery tools that are included in this solution group, see the
Database Management Solutions for Db2
Solution Brief
.
See the following documentation for detailed information about this release:
For software and other requirements for installing the
Database Management Solutions for Db2
, see Installing.
For the release and support lifecycle dates, maintenance grid, and fix strategy, see Release Compatibility and Support.
To access product-specific documentation, see Product Documentation.