Robert Catterall

Robert Catterall, IBM

Senior Consulting Db2 for z/OS Specialist with IBM. He started his IT career with IBM in 1982, and worked throughout the 1990s as a member of the Company’s Db2 for z/OS National Technical Support team. From 2000 to 2007, Robert worked as a database technology strategist for CheckFree (now part of Fiserv). After working for three years as an independent Db2 consultant, he rejoined IBM in 2010. Robert is a past President of IDUG, a member of IDUG’s Speakers Hall of Fame, and was one of IBM’s inaugural Information Champions. He presents frequently at conferences, and blogs about Db2 for z/OS at


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    Database Administration Enhancements of Db2 13 for z/OSRobert Catterall, IBMDb2 13 for z/OS, which became generally available in May of 2022, provides a wide array of new features and functions. This session will focus on the Db2 13 enhancements that pertain to database administration. Attendees will learn about online conversion of PBG table spaces to […]