Row and Column Access Controls
As I have talked about in previous weeks, another reason to request additional DBA resources are all the security configuration and settings involved with DB2 10 row and column access security. The setup, configuration and monitoring of these row and . . . → Read More: DB2 Security: Row and Column Access Controls
Security Audits Coming Your Way
Is performance the number one issue for the DBA and the application teams or is security and governance? I guess it depends on your industry and point of view. With the latest WikiLeaks scandal, the new BASEL III requirements, HIPAA . . . → Read More: DB2 Audit Security Policies
DB2 10 SECADM helps DB2 audits
In addition to the introduction of ROLES, encryption and masking of data, DB2 10 takes a giant step forward with security and DB2 audits with the new SECADM authority. This new SECADM authority is finally acknowledging the huge amount . . . → Read More: DB2 10 Security, the SECADM Opportunity
DB2 10 Security Improvements
DB2 10 for z/OS introduces the ROLES-based security model that was introduced in DB2 9.7 LUW. This security model provides granular data access security providing definitions that can secure data access down to the row and column level. DB2 10 also . . . → Read More: DB2 10 Security Improves Java Performance
MYSQL vs DB2 in Derby Days
2004 DB2 Magazine article shows how IBM’s Cloudscape/Derby is more competitive than MYSQL, including its Java base and security and provides a clear migration path to DB2.
Compliances Bright Side with DB2 Security
2004 DB2 Magazine article demonstrates security compliances bright side with DB2 security features such as row-level security, DB2 encryption and DB2 monitoring.
Make sure that the interface with CICS works well to improve performance:
Validate the settings between your DB2 CICS transaction configurations. Make sure the maximum workload from one TOR, AOR or DOR is not overwhelming another CICS processing partner. If your system is heavily dependent on CICS transactions: Make sure that you are reviewing the . . . → Read More: DB2 Performance Summary Part 3