Datastage creates its (Db2) repository databases(XMETA, IADB) with the following tablespace characteristics:
a. Datastage installer creates Db2 REGULAR tablespaces rather than LARGE.
- Db2 Best Practise has been to use LARGE for some time now, as the size limits are much greater
- i.e max tablespace & table size for REGULAR is 512GB compared to 64TB for LARGE
b. Datastage installer has enabled Filesystem caching on the tablespaces.
- Db2 Best Practise is to disable filesystem caching except for LOB tablespaces.
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