IBM DB2 on Cloud offering provides a database on IBM's SoftLayer® global cloud infrastructure. It offers customers the rich features of an on-premise DB2 deployment without the cost, complexity, and risk of managing their own infrastructure.
Optimized for OLTP and fully configurable
Based on your choice of either DB2 Advanced Enterprise Server Edition or DB2 Workgroup Server Edition software, it comes with a pre-configured instance optimized for online transaction processing applications. IBM DB2 on Cloud also allows customers the flexibility to create their own instances for analytic or mixed workloads.
Reduces time to value
Use of this offering reduces the time required for provisioning and deploying DB2 so more resources can be devoted to developing new solutions and innovation.