Re: LOB compression

From: Lennart Jonsson <>
Date: Thu, 04 Aug 2011 12:15:16 +0200
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On 2011-08-03 20:47, Mladen Gogala wrote: [...]
> Serge, DB2 does have LOB compression, as visible from this, now rather
> old article by Jens Seifert:
> index.html
> Is that a separately purchased option or is that a part of the basic DB2?

To use row compression, you must have a license for the DB2 Storage Optimization Feature.

But it appears to be included in the advanced enterprise edition

So I guess it depends on the definition of basic :-) Not sure why it is included in the personal edition, but I guess it is for testing purposes.

/Lennart Received on Thu Aug 04 2011 - 05:15:16 CDT

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