New Flashbook: DB2 10.5 with BLU Acceleration

A free ebook will be available for you to download in the coming days on this page



Just in time for IDUG, Paul Zikopoulos and his team of co-authors have created a new ebook for you to deepen your skills in regards to the latest release.  Here are some details about the flashbook:


DB2 10.5 with BLU Acceleration – New Dynamic In-Memory Analytics for the Era of Big Data


Paul Zikopoulos, Matthew Huras, George Baklarz, Sam Lightstone, Aamer Sachedina

Technical editor: Roman B. Melnyk

Coverage includes:

  • Speed of Thought Analytics with new BLU Acceleration

  • Always Available Transactions with enhanced pureScale reliability

  • Unprecedented Affordability with optimization for SAP workloads

  • Future Proof Versatility with business grade NoSQL and mobile database for greater application flexibility

About the book:

If big data is an untapped natural resource, how can you find the gold dust hidden within?  Leaders realize that big data means all data, and are moving quickly to understand both structured and unstructured application data.  However, analyzing this data without impacting the performance and reliability of essential business applications can prove costly and complex.

In the new era of big data, businesses require data systems that can blend always available transactions with speed of thought analytics.  DB2 10.5 with new BLU Acceleration provides this speed, simplicity and cost efficiency while providing the ability to build next-generation applications with NoSQL features.

With this book, you’ll learn about the power and flexibility of multi-workload, multi-platform database software.  Use the comprehensive knowledge from this book to get started with the latest DB2 release by downloading the trial version.  Visit

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