Why VSAM in DB2?

IBM's flagship relational database management system

Why VSAM in DB2?

Postby msmohanbabu » Thu Sep 11, 2008 6:05 pm

What are advantages of using VSAM in DB2?
I am the beginner in DB2.
I want to know the reason..
Posts: 1
Joined: Thu Sep 11, 2008 6:00 pm
Has thanked: 0 time
Been thanked: 0 time

Re: Why VSAM in DB2?


Re: Why VSAM in DB2?

Postby dick scherrer » Fri Sep 12, 2008 12:38 am

Hello and welcome to the forums,

You need to clarify your question. . .

VSAM is used in many systems to provide keyed access to data. DB2 is a database system. If your code uses VSAM definitions/commands, those are not "in DB2". DB2 uses SQL, not the commands used in VSAM.

Once your question is better understood, we will probably be able to provide more useful replies.
Hope this helps,
User avatar
dick scherrer
Global moderator
Posts: 6308
Joined: Sat Jun 09, 2007 8:58 am
Has thanked: 3 times
Been thanked: 90 times

Return to DB2


  • Related topics
    Last post