DB2 offers a rich application development environment that allows the developer to build databases supporting requirements from e-business and business intelligence applications. Many of these tools are integrated with the database; the major tools will be reviewed.
Stored Procedure Builder
Enables the creation, testing, and debugging of stored procedures on local and remote DB2 servers.
DB2 Relational Extender
Enables the SQL API to access unstructured data types, including text, image, audio, video, and XML.
DB2 OLAP Server Starter Kit
Provides the ability to build OLAP cubes using DB2 as the relational data store; a higher-end version, DB2 OLAP Server, is available when there are more users.
DB2 Data Warehouse Center ...