Compare DB2 z/OS and LUW schemas?  Yes, you can!

Comparing schemas across database platforms, like DB2 LUW and DB2 z/OS, is sometimes necessary and often puzzling. No matter your motivation for comparing them, this can be a daunting task. Maybe you’re preparing to migrate an application to use data on LUW instead of z/OS. Perhaps you’re simply trying to make sure that two copies of a database schema on two different platforms are being kept in sync as expected. You can look to Quest’s Toad family of products for help with this. You might already own the components you need. This article introduces DB2 professionals to the cross-platform schema comparison capabilities of Toad Data Modeler.

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