Baltimore / Washington DB2 Users Group
About us

BWDB2UG was founded as a "gathering" point for computer professionals within the Baltimore/Washington commuting area to discuss and share ideas on DB2 topics. The group is comprised of DB2 users on all platforms with a common desire to become more proficient in this comprehensive database management technology.

Meetings are held quarterly and feature leading speakers from the field and BWDB2UG members discussing personal experiences with DB2. The meetings provide a chance to learn how to use DB2 more effectively and give insights into projects at other businesses.

Learning from others is only one advantage of becoming a part of BWDB2UG. In addition, you have the opportunity to share your own experiences and help your fellow professionals. The entire group benefits from the active participation of its members. Together, everyone wins.
Upcoming Conferences

BIG DATA and Enterprise Architecture 2014
Crystal City Hilton 
Washington, D.C.
November 19-21, 2014

SHARE in Seattle
Sheraton Seattle
Seattle, Washington
March 1-6, 2015

SATURN Software Architecture Conference
Lord Baltimore Hotel
Baltimore, Maryland
April 27-30, 2015

IDUG DB2 Tech Conference 2015
Radisson Hotel Valley Forge
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
May 4-8, 2015

SHARE in Orlando
Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Hotel
Orlando, Florida
August 9-14, 2015

IBM's Insight 2015
Mandalay Bay
Las Vegas , Nevada
October 25 - 29, 2015
2014 Meeting Schedule
Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
Wednesday, June 11th, 2014
Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
Thursday, December 11th, 2014
September Meeting Handouts
Electronic versions of the handouts for the September 10th, 2014 meeting have been posted on our "Handouts" page.
Next DB2 z/OS Meeting
Thursday, December 11th, 2014
Session Topics:
IBM Data Retrieval Technologies : RDBMS, BLU, IBM Netezza and Hadoop
Advantages of Performing a System Evaluation (Health Check) of Your Database Management System
DB2 for z/OS Utilities Update
Combatting Complexity and Maximizing Efficiency with Advanced Autonomics
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BWDB2UG is a Regional User Group of the International DB2 Users Group
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