Backup and recovery
In this chapter, we describe some advanced data recovery-related functions that are provided with DB2 for partitioned database environments.
Single System View (SSV) greatly simplifies the backup of multiple-partition databases. SSV also makes the process of recovery to a single stable point in time more robust and less error prone.
The snapshot backup provides a solution for many clients who require either 24x7 availability or have such large databases that a conventional backup is not practical.
Although DB2 provides a complete ...