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DB2 doubt


iam having a doubt .what does 2 mean in DB2.
May 29 '07 #1
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Hi Ravi,

This is what I found on the net...

In 1983, DB2 for MVS Version 1 was born. "DB2" was used to indicate a shift from hierarchical databases&8212;like the Information Management System (IMS) popular at the time&8212;to the new relational databases.

Whats in a name after all... :-)
May 29 '07 #2

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