Anne Hoelscher – BMC Blogs BMC Software Tue, 18 Dec 2018 12:57:15 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Anne Hoelscher – BMC Blogs 32 32 A dynamic year of change for the Mainframe Thu, 06 Sep 2018 00:00:05 +0000 IBM has reinvigorated the mainframe market in the past year with the z14 and the announcement this month of the open source project, Zowe. 30 years ago as I started my career as a bright-eyed mainframe developer, I received questions and comments from “what is a mainframe?” to “there is no future in mainframes”. The […]]]> Optimize your application performance with Partial Rebalances for Db2 data Mon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:24 +0000 I’m writing about partial rebalances in Db2 today because they are an effective tool to optimize your applications. Partitioned tablespaces are important because they allow parallel processing of different parts of the data, facilitating many users retrieving data at once. I like to think of it like a bank with many ATMs. Instead of standing […]]]>