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Data Migration using DVM - Migration of any data source to RDBMS .

In present world, there are N number of systems running in Mainframes, especially IMS DB, ADABAS, VSAM datasets.

When an enterprise is needy to move the data present in above sources into a DB2 Data source to support their modern applications using JDBC or Middle tier components like(EJBs, Webservices,etc.), It requires lots of efforts to write up new modules for migration from one of the Data sources IMS, ADABAS, VSAM to RDBMS data sources.

It Requires lots of Coding effort in Middleware and Mainframe coding languages to do this. But DVM bridges this gap already by connecting to various data sources.

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  • Aug 3 2020
  • Under Review
Who would benefit from this IDEA? Any Enterprise organization with large running applications want to move their data to RDBMS.
How should it work?

Existing DVM application should be provisioned to access to configured data sources to RDBMS data sources.

From Existing Client connections, Create a Migration tab in tree view and once User is interested to move data from One hierarchical to Relational data source .

Open up a dialog box to FROM and TO data sources . Give User to create his own database, Tables, etc.

Proceed to move data using the existing Maps created and create a recon report once movement happens.

This can be done by submitting a series of JCL at backend, once all the provisioning is done.

Idea Priority Medium
Priority Justification This can be done using coding also in application dev environment with a development team
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