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1.14 Review Questions

  1. IBM added the term "Universal" to the DB2 name with Version 5 of the product. Why was this term added?
  2. Which five software brands support the IBM on-demand strategy?
  3. Can an application developed for DB2 UDB Personal Edition work with DB2 UDB Enterprise Server Edition?
  4. Is DB2 Connect required to connect from a DB2 for z/OS client to a DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows server?
  5. "Why would DB2 UDB WSUE be more appropriate than DB2 UDB WSE for a Web application with an average of 1,000 users?
  6. Is IBM DB2 Information Integrator required to set up a federation environment between a DB2 server and an Informix server?
  7. Provide an example when replication support may be required.
  8. Does DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows have one single file that is used for installation in any of these platforms?
  9. What does the database partitioning feature (DPF) allow you to do?
  10. What should you do if your Try and Buy period expires and you would like to buy a permanent license?
  11. Which of the following products is the minimum required on the Windows client to run a DB2 application accessing a DB2 database on UNIX?
    1. DB2 ESE
    2. DB2 Personal Edition
    3. DB2 Connect
    4. DB2 Runtime Client
  12. Which of the following products is required to write a DB2 application using JDBC?
    1. Thin Client
    2. Runtime Client
    3. Administration Client
    4. Application Development Client
  13. Which of the following products does not allow applications to connect to its databases from remote clients?
    1. DB2 Express
    2. DB2 Personal Edition
    3. DB2 Enterprise Server Edition
    4. DB2 Workgroup Server Edition
  14. Which of the following products is not considered a DB2 server?
    1. DB2 UDB Workgroup Server Edition
    2. DB2 UDB Workgroup Server Unlimited Edition
    3. DB2 UDB Personal Edition
    4. DB2 UDB Enterprise Server Edition
  15. Which of the following DB2 clients provide the DB2 graphical administration tools?
    1. Thin client
    2. Application Development client
    3. Thick client
    4. Runtime client
  16. Which of the following DB2 editions is the most appropriate for sales personnel who need a basic database to store contacts and business leads made during business trips?
    1. DB2 Everywhere
    2. DB2 Satellite Edition
    3. DB2 Everyplace
    4. DB2 Personal Edition
  17. A software development company would like to test an application that connects to both DB2 for LUW as well as DB2 for z/OS. Which of the following would suit its needs the best?
    1. DB2 UDB Enterprise Server Edition
    2. DB2 UDB Workgroup Server Edition
    3. DB2 Connect Enterprise Edition
    4. DB2 UDE
  18. Which of the following products can run on a zSeries server?
    1. DB2 UDB for Linux, UNIX, and Windows
    2. DB2 UDB for iSeries
    3. DB2 Connect
    4. IBM DB2 Information Integrator
  19. Which of the following products allows ten clients to connect from DB2 LUW to DB2 for z/OS?
    1. DB2 UDE
    2. DB2 PDE
    3. DB2 UDB
    4. DB2 LUW
  20. Which of the following products can be used to collect, prepare, and analyze your data to allow you to make better business decisions?
    1. DB2 Content Manager
    2. DB2 Warehouse Manager
    3. IBM DB2 Information Integrator
    4. DB2 LUW

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