Robert Wingate DB2 Certification Page


Welcome to my DB2 and big data professional certification site. Here you'll find resources to help you pass IBM certification exams for DBAs and Application Developers. There are links to DB2 practice exam questions and answers, as well as free exam preparation resources that I think you will find useful for your IBM career moves (such as DB2 interview questions and answers). Best of luck preparing for your certification exam and/or interview!

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DB2 Exam Preparation Resources

DB2 Exam C2090-313 Preparation Guide

This book will help you pass IBM Exam C2090-313 and become an IBM Certified Application Developer - DB2 11 for z/OS. The instruction, examples and questions/answers in the book offer you a significant advantage by helping you to gauge your readiness for the exam, to better understand the objectives being tested, and to get a broad exposure to the DB2 11 knowledge you'll be tested on.

DB2 Exam C2090-313 Practice Questions

This book will help you pass IBM Exam C2090-313 and become an IBM Certified Application Developer - DB2 11 for z/OS. The 180 questions and answers in the book (three full practice exams) offer you a significant advantage by helping you to gauge your readiness for the exam, to better understand the objectives being tested, and to get a broad exposure to the DB2 11 knowledge you will be tested on.

DB2 Exam C2090-320 Preparation Guide

This book will help you pass IBM Exam C2090-320 and become an IBM Certified Database Associate - DB2 11 Fundamentals for z/OS. The instruction, examples and questions/answers in the book offer you a significant advantage by helping you to gauge your readiness for the exam, to better understand the objectives being tested, and to get a broad exposure to the DB2 11 knowledge you'll be tested on. The book is also a fine introduction to DB2 for z/OS!

DB2 Exam C2090-320 Practice Questions

This book will help you pass IBM Exam C2090-320 and become an IBM Certified Database Associate - DB2 11 Fundamentals for z/OS. The 189 questions and answers in the book (three full practice exams) offer you a significant advantage by helping you to gauge your readiness for the exam, to better understand the objectives being tested, and to get a broad exposure to the DB2 11 knowledge you'll be tested on.

DB2 Exam C2090-615 Practice Questions

This book will help you pass IBM Exam C2090-615 and become an IBM Certified Database Associate (DB2 10.5 for Linux, Unix and Windows). The questions and answers in the book offer you a significant advantage by helping you to gauge your readiness for the exam, to better understand the objectives being tested, and to get a broad exposure to the knowledge you will be tested on.

DB2 Exam C2090-616 Practice Questions

This book will help you pass IBM Exam C2090-616 and become an IBM Certified Database Associate (DB2 11.1 for Linux, Unix and Windows). This is similar to the C2090-615 exam except exam C2090-616 is for DB2 11.1.

Free Stuff

Download Free Sample Exam Questions/Answers:

Certification: DB2 11 Fundamentals for z/OS - DB2 Exam C2090-320 Practice Questions SAMPLE

Certification: DB2 11 Application Developer for z/OS - DB2 Exam C2090-313 Practice Questions SAMPLE

Certification: DB2 11.1 Fundamentals for LUW - DB2 C2090-616 Practice Questions SAMPLE

Certification: DB2 10.5 Fundamentals for LUW - DB2 C2090-615 Practice Questions SAMPLE

Free Web Resources for Exam C2090-320

Here are three free resources to help you in your study.

First, the DB2 11 for z/OS documentation web site. I recommend that you spend some time there browsing the topics that are pertinent to the exam objectives. You can build pretty good study notes this way. Here is the link: IBM Information Center - DB2 11 for z/OS Documentation

Second, the International DB2 Users Group (IDUG) has a new study outline with web links for exam C2090-313. Check it out here: IDUG C2090-320 Study Blog

Third, you can download and install DB2 Express-C - a free version of DB2 11 for Linux, Unix and Windows. Use it to study and develop your DB2 skills. The link for more information and to download is here: Download DB2 Express-C

Free Web Resources for Exam C2090-313

Here are three free resources to help you in your study.

First, the DB2 11 for z/OS documentation web site. I recommend that you spend some time there browsing the topics that are pertinent to the exam objectives. You can build pretty good study notes this way. Here is the link: IBM Information Center - DB2 11 for z/OS Documentation

Second, the International DB2 Users Group (IDUG) has an excellent study blog for exam C2090-313. Check it out here: IDUG C2090-313 Study Blog

Third, you can download and install DB2 Express-C - a free version of DB2 11 for Linux, Unix and Windows. Use it to study and develop your DB2 skills. The link for more information and to download is here: Download DB2 Express-C


DB2 Skills Training for Application Developers

DB2 11 for z/OS: Basic Training for Application Developers

This book will help you learn the basic information and skills you need to develop applications with DB2 11 for z/OS. The instruction, examples and questions/answers in this book are a fast track to becoming productive as quickly as possible. The content is easy to read and digest, well organized and focused on honing real job skills. DB2 11 for z/OS Basic Training for Application Developers is a key step in the direction of mastering DB2 application development so you'll be ready to join a technical team.

DB2 11 for z/OS: Intermediate Training for Application Developers

This book will help you learn the intermediate level information and skills you need to develop applications with DB2 11 for z/OS. The instruction, examples and questions/answers in this book are a fast track to becoming productive as quickly as possible. The content is easy to read and digest, well organized and focused on honing real job skills. DB2 11 for z/OS Intermediate Training for Application Developers is a major step in the direction of mastering DB2 application development so you'll be ready to join and/or lead a technical application team.

DB2 11.1 for LUW: Basic Training for Application Developers

This book will help you learn the basic information and skills you need to develop applications with DB2 11.1 for Linux, Unix and Windows. The instruction, examples and questions/answers in this book are a fast track to becoming productive as quickly as possible. The content is easy to read and digest, well organized and focused on honing real job skills. DB2 11.1 for LUW Basic Training for Application Developers is a key step in the direction of mastering DB2 application development so you'll be ready to join a technical team.

DB2 11.1 for LUW: Intermediate Training for Application Developers

This book will help you learn the intermediate level information and skills you need to develop applications with DB2 11.1 for Linux, UNIX and Windows. The instruction, examples and questions/answers in this book are a fast track to becoming productive as quickly as possible. The content is easy to read and digest, well organized and focused on honing real job skills. DB2 11.1 for LUW Intermediate Training for Application Developers is a major step in the direction of mastering DB2 application development so you'll be ready to join and/or lead a technical application team.

DB2 Interview Questions/Answers

Interview Questions for DB2 z/OS Application Developers


This book is targeted for job seeking individuals who want to ace the DB2 z/OS technical interview. It contains over 170 questions and answers dealing with DB2 z/OS including the latest DB2 version 11. Freshen up and be prepared for your DB2 interview with DB2 for z/OS Interview Questions for Application Developers!

Interview Questions and Answers for DB2 10.1


This book is targeted for job seeking individuals who aspire to ace the DB2 10.1 technical interview. Over 200 questions and answers dealing with DB2 10.1 for Windows, Linux and UNIX.

About Robert Wingate

Robert Wingate Photo Robert Wingate is a computer services professional with over 30 years of IBM mainframe and distributed programming experience. He holds several IBM certifications, including IBM Certified Application Developer - DB2 11 for z/OS, and IBM Certified Database Administrator for LUW. He lives in Fort Worth, Texas. Robert can be reached via email at robert@db2certify.com