How to Have a Happy DB2 10 CM Day

This article outlines the major opportunities for preparation in advance of the move to DB2 10 Conversion Mode. Some of these changes require a full or partial outage, but if you are able to implement all or most of them as part of your routine maintenance activities, you will greatly reduce the risk and the elapsed time of the actual upgrade process - especially important if you are considering a skip-release upgrade from DB2 V8 to DB2 10.