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  • How To Install DB2 10.5.7
    Apr 14, 2016. In this article you will learn to install DB2 10.5.7 on Windows.
  • How To Resolve DB2 Error: DB29501E
    Apr 08, 2016. In this article you will learn how to resolve DB2 error DB29501E. This error message occurs when you open DB2 control center, because of DB2INSTANCE environment variable is not set.

About DB2

DB2 term is related to the Relational Database Management System called RDBMS which is originally introduced by IBM in 1983 and used for to run on its MVS (Multiple Virtual Storage) mainframe platform. DB2 Name is invented from the hierarchical database model to the new relational model. Although DB2 was initially designed to work exclusively on IBM mainframe platforms, it was later ported to other widely used operating systems like UNIX, Windows and presently in Linux. We also know that DB2 is the family RDBMS products which serve a number of different operating system platforms. DB2 databases can be accessed from any application program by using Microsoft"s Open Database Connectivity (ODBC) interface, the Java Database Connectivity (JDBC) interface, or a CORBA interface broker.