IBM® Db2® Analytics Accelerator is a high-performance component tightly integrated with Db2 for z/OS®. It delivers high-speed processing for complex Db2 queries to support business-critical reporting and analytic workloads. The Accelerator transforms the mainframe into a hybrid transaction and analytic processing (HTAP) environment. It drives out cost and complexity and enables analytics on transactional data as it is generated. Leverage your business-critical data where it originates to integrate real-time insight with real-time operational decisions.

Introduction to Db2 Analytics for z/OS

7 minute demo

Introductory video explaining the features and benefits of running the Db2 Analytics Accelerator with Db2 for z/OS.

Connecting the Db2 Analytics Accelerator to a Db2 subsystem

3 minute demo

This video outlines the easy steps to connect the Accelerator to a Db2 subsytem, define and attach an Accelerator and start/stop query acceleration.  

True HTAP” queries on the Db2 Analytics Accelerator

7 minute demo

Detailed overview of how to setup and run True HTAP queries on the Db2 Analytics Accelerator.

Tour IBM Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS: IBM Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS guided demo

Get experience with Db2 Analytics Accelerator by completing common tasks such as loading tables and accelerating queries through the IBM Data Server Manager web interface.

  • Start an Accelerator and review information about it
  • Try to accelerate a first query to the Accelerator and analyze the routing failure
  • Add tables to the Accelerator as Accelerator-shadow tables and load them
  • Accelerate a query on the Accelerator
  • Create and use Accelerator-only tables

15-30 minute introduction