Presentations and papers

Here you will find a small selection of presentations and papers of ABIS staff. Most of these are technical presentations that have been presented by ABIS specialists at conferences or user meetings.

  • Spark your Db2 data warehouse, a presentation by Peter Vanroose for the International Db2 User Group (IDUG), October 2019 ( PDF-file 1454 KB)
  • From ACID to BASE: NoSQL with Db2, a presentation by Peter Vanroose for the International Db2 User Group (IDUG), November 2018 ( PDF-file 379 KB)
  • NoSQL features of Db2 (LUW) revisited, a presentation by Peter Vanroose for the Db2 User Group meeting of GSE Belgium, October 2018 ( PDF-file 278 KB)
  • Why everybody loves Python, a presentation by Arnout Veugelen for the National Conference of GSE Belgium-Luxembourg, April 2018 ( PDF-file 1154 KB)
  • Data Analytics with Spark, a presentation by Peter Vanroose for the National Conference of GSE Netherlands, November 2017 ( PDF-file 827 KB)
  • Your queries rewritten - for you or by you? a presentation by Peter Vanroose for the International Db2 User Group (IDUG), October 2017 ( PDF-file 375 KB)
  • Practical experiences with RDz/IDz, a presentation by Gie Indesteege for the Enterprise Modernisation (EM) user group meeting of GSE in Rotterdam, April 2017 ( PDF-file 1475 KB)
  • New SQL PL data types - with use cases you probably did not think of, a presentation by Peter Vanroose for the International Db2 User Group (IDUG), November 2016 ( PDF-file 415 KB)
  • Temporal Data & Time Travel in PostgreSQL, a presentation by Peter Vanroose at FOSDEM PGDay in Brussels, January 2015 ( PDF-file 126 KB)
  • DB2 for z/OS: What will be important tomorrow - and why, a presentation by Peter Vanroose for the National Conference of GSE Netherlands, November 2014 ( PDF-file 92 KB)
  • Opleiden vandaag: vaststellingen en uitdagingen (in Dutch), a presentation by Kris Van Thillo for the National Conference of GSE Netherlands, November 2014 ( PDF-file 104 KB)
  • ACID or Base - the case of NoSQL, a presentation by Peter Vanroose for the Joint Db2 User Group meeting of GSE Belgium, June 2014 ( PDF-file 473 KB)
  • Integrating Big Initiatives into Enterprise Data Architectures - the case of NoSQL, a presentation by Kris Van Thillo for the Architecture working group of GSE Belgium, December 2013 ( PDF-file 649 KB)
  • LUWs hidden treasures - administrative views and routines, a presentation by Koen De Backer for the International Db2 User Group (IDUG), October 2013 ( PDF-file 456 KB)
  • NoSQL and MongoDB, a presentation by Kris Van Thillo on the 15th Db2 Symposium, May 2013 ( PDF-file 586 KB)
  • Introducing DB2 10 Temporal Data Features, a presentation by Peter Vanroose for the Db2 working group of GSE Belgium, June 2013 ( PDF-file 112 KB)
  • Oracle Big Data Connectors, a presentation by Kris Van Thillo for the Benelux Oracle User Group (OBUG), March 2013 ( PDF-file 205 KB)
  • Things to remember when working with Oracle... (for UDB specialists), a presentation by Kris Van Thillo for the Db2 LUW working group of Guide Share Europe Belgium-Luxemburg (GSE Belux), March 2013 ( PDF-file 176 KB)
  • COBOL: preferred supplier for DB2? (in Dutch), a presentation by Peter Vanroose for the COBOL working group of Guide Share Europe Netherlands (GSENL), June 2012 ( PDF-file 255 KB)
  • Physical Data (Re)Organisation in Oracle, a presentation by Kris Van Thillo for the Benelux Oracle User Group (OBUG), April 2012 ( PDF-file 516 KB)
  • SQL PL als programmeertaal - Onze ervaringen (in Dutch), a presentation by Steven Scheldeman for Guide Share Europe (GSE) Netherlands, October 2011 ( PDF-file 1689 KB)
  • Java and/in DB2, a presentation by Gie Indesteege for Guide Share Europe (GSE) Netherlands, October 2010 ( PDF-file 464 KB)
  • DB2 Darwin achterna: Schema-evolutie (in Dutch), a presentation by Peter Vanroose for Guide Share Europe (GSE) Netherlands, October 2009 ( PDF-file 256 KB)
  • DB2 9 new datatypes and SQL functions: blessing or curse?, a presentation by Peter Vanroose for the International Db2 User Group (IDUG), October 2009 ( PDF-file 540 KB)
  • DB2 9 new datatypes and SQL functions: blessing or curse?, a presentation by Peter Vanroose for the Dutch Db2 User Group (DDUG), May 2009 ( PDF-file 224 KB)
  • Modern z/OS application development with RDz, a presentation by Gie Indesteege for the COBOL working group of Guide Share Europe (GSE) Netherlands, May 2009 ( PDF-file 577 KB)
  • Training and Knowledge transfer - the future, a seminar organised by ABIS for its customers, November 2008 ( PDF-file 1275 KB)
  • Experiences with stored procedures, triggers and XML on DB2 v8 for z/OS, a presentation by Peter Vanroose for the National GSE conference, October 2008 ( PDF-file 476 KB)
  • Common Table Expressions in DB2, a presentation by Peter Vanroose for the International Db2 User Group (IDUG), November 2007 ( PDF-file 384 KB)
  • XML support in DB2 V9, a presentation by Ludo Van den dries for the Dutch Db2 User Group (DDUG), October 2007 ( PDF-file 380 KB)
  • Meer aandacht voor ... onze core competences (in Dutch), a presentation by Kris Van Thillo for Stichting IBLC, June 2007 ( PDF-file 180 KB)
  • DB2 and WebSphere - capita selecta, a presentation by Kris Van Thillo for the Dutch Db2 User Group (DDUG), November 2006 ( PDF-file 296 KB)
  • EGL voor de bouw van geïntegreerde toepassingen (in Dutch), a presentation by Gie Indesteege for Guide Share Europe (GSE) Netherlands, November 2006 ( PDF-file 185 KB)
  • DB2 for z/OS: utilities and application development, a presentation by Eric Venmans for the Dutch Db2 User Group (DDUG), January 2006 ( PDF-file 113 KB)
  • O/R mapping with Hibernate, a presentation by Geert Vandevenne for the Vlaamse Ingenieurskamer (VIK), September 2005 ( PDF-file 98 KB)
  • What is JSF, a presentation by Gie Indesteege for the GSE VAGen\EGL working group, September 2005 ( PDF-file 67 KB)
  • UML and the development process, a presentation by Ludo Van den dries for the Vlaamse Ingenieurskamer (VIK), February 2005 ( PDF-file 336 KB)
  • PRINCE 2, an overview, a presentation by PinkRoccade for ABIS and Guidance, February 2005 ( PDF-file 195 KB)
  • Mock objects as testing method, a presentation by Eric Seynaeve at Javapolis 2004 (BEJUG), December 2004 ( PDF-file 244 KB)
  • Web services, a presentation by Tom Avermaete for GSE Nederland, November 2004 ( PDF-file 41KB)
  • UML in het zicht van de ontwikkelaar (in Dutch), a presentation by Geert Vandevenne at JFall 2004 (NLJUG), October 2004 ( PDF-file 287 KB)
  • Transactions and J2EE, a presentation by Gie Indesteege at JSpring 2004 (NLJUG), May 2004 ( PDF-file 290 KB)
  • Mock objects as testing method, a presentation by Eric Seynaeve at JSpring 2004 (NLJUG), May 2004 ( PDF-file 150 KB)
  • Web services, DB2, WORF, a presentation by Kris Van Thillo for GSE Belux, April 2004 ( PDF-file 322 KB)
  • .NET and DB2 united with IBM DB2.NET Data Provider, a presentation by Katrien Platteborze for the Dutch Db2 User Group (DDUG), March 2004 ( PDF-file 200 KB)
  • Transactions and J2EE, a presentation by Gie Indesteege at Javapolis 2003 (BEJUG), December 2003 ( PDF-file 401 KB)
  • WORF: developing DB2 UDB based web services on a WebSphere Application Server, a presentation by Kris Van Thillo at the BMC Software Symposium, November 2003 ( PPT-file 821 KB)
  • WORF: developing DB2 UDB based web services on a WebSphere Application Server, a presentation by Pieter Bedert at the IBM Software Symposium, May 2003 ( PDF-file 953 KB)
  • DB2 UDB Extenders: XML & Text Extender, a presentation by Pieter Bedert for the Dutch DB2 User Group (DDUG), November 2002 ( PDF-file 125 KB)