DBA in a RESTful world
Many companies have started using Agile development methods which also requires an Agile infrastructure. The DevOps practice advocates automation and continuous testing.
The demand for automation requires DBAs to help create services that can be used by developers. Unfortunately, the preferred interface is not ISPF, but RESTful…
Learn how to use the no-charge z/OS Management Facility to easily create REST services for your developers. z/OS MF allow you to build database related REST services, such as: DSNTEP2, Db2 utilities, reverse engineer DDL, deploy database changes, etc. These can be part of a service catalog that your organization can use to build self-service portals or development pipelines.