I created this guide to help people prepare for connecting to DB2 Express from WAS 8.x http://www-01.ibm.com/software/data/db2/express/ gunzip db2_v101_linuxia32_expc.tar.gz tar -xvf db2_v101_linuxia32_expc.ta /var/apps/db2_install/expc ./db2setup I just used password since this is a lab I used password again I used password again Click Finish Installing IBM Data Studio Now we are going to install the IBM.. read more →

Download and extract the DB2 image Run setup to open the launch pad Read the pre-install planning http://pic.dhe.ibm.com/infocenter/db2luw/v10r1/index.jsp?topic=%2Fcom.ibm.db2.luw.qb.server.doc%2Fdoc%2Fr0006867.html Click Install a Product Once loaded, click Next Select Custom and select Next Chose both install and response file (Response file would be good for building labs) Choose a location, Click Next, Choose Language and click Next.. read more →