How to Connect to a Local DB2 Database Without Specifying a Password in PowerShell

One of the awesome things about running scripts locally on a DB2 server is that if they’re run as a privileged user, you do not have to specify the password. This makes for easier scripting without storing or encrypting passwords. When I first connected to a database with PowerShell, it took me a bit to figure out how to do the password-less local connection, so I thought I would share.… Read the rest

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DB2 Workload Manager (WLM) as a Monitoring Solution– How to Set up WLM (Part 2 of 3)

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This is part two of a three part series. The full series includes:
DB2 Workload Manager (WLM) as a Monitoring Solution – Understanding WLM (Part1 of 3)
DB2 Workload Manager (WLM) as a Monitoring Solution– How to Set up WLM (Part 2 of 3)
DB2 Workload Manager (WLM) as a Monitoring Solution– Analyzing WLM Information (Part 3 of 3)

The previous article, DB2 Workload Manager (WLM) as a Monitoring Solution – Understanding WLM (Part1 of 3), defined what the DB2 Workload Manager is and described the various database objects that make up the DB2 Workload Management ecosystem.… Read the rest

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