IBM Db2 Database V11.5: Designed so you can embrace data science and AI technologies

This database can change the way you do business

IBM Db2? Database is a relational database that delivers advanced data management and analytics capabilities for your transactional and warehousing workloads. This operational database is designed to deliver high performance, actionable insights, data availability and reliability, and it is supported across Linux, Unix and Windows operating systems.

The Db2 database software includes advanced features such as in-memory technology (IBM BLU Acceleration?), advanced management and development tools, storage optimization, workload management, actionable compression and continuous data availability (IBM pureScale?).


Powered by AI

Use machine learning to tune workloads and optimize queries for significantly faster querying.

Built for AI

Enjoy faster data exploration, model more complex relationships and leverage support for data science tools.

Fast to deploy

Get Db2 up and running on your laptop within minutes, and start building applications quickly with a full featured database.

Support of multiple data types and languages

Choose from NoSQL, pureXML, Graph and JSON. Build in Java, .Net, Ruby, Python, Perl and more.

High performance

Gain enhanced performance with in-memory technology, storage optimization and workload management.

Advanced protection

Benefit from built-in native encryption with enterprise key management.

Features of IBM Db2 Database

  • Better performance with AI
  • Built for data science and AI
  • IBM BLU Acceleration
  • IBM pureScale
  • FlexPoints Licensing
  • SQL compatibility
  • Storage optimization
  • Simple to administer
  • Faster querying
  • High availability, disaster recovery and workload management

More Db2 products

DB2 Advanced Enterprise IBM DB2 Warehouse

IBM Db2 Warehouse

A client-managed, private-cloud data warehouse for infrastructures that are supported by Docker containers.

DB2 Advanced Enterprise IBM DB2 On Cloud

IBM Db2 on Cloud

A fully-managed SQL cloud database that’s designed to easily deploy and scale on demand. Explore the high availability option with a 99.99% uptime SLA.

DB2 Advanced Enterprise IBM DB2 Event Store

IBM Db2 Event Store

This in-memory database is designed for massive structured data volumes and real-time analytics.

Case studies

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Sicoob credit union

Sicoob unleashes new growth and operational efficiency with an infrastructure transformation.

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China Minsheng Banking

When customers wanted 24/7 banking services, China Minsheng Banking leapt ahead of the competition with truly non-stop services.

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YAZAKI Europe Limited

Global automotive supplier YAZAKI Europe Limited ensures rapid order fulfillment and quicker insights into business performance.

Next Steps

Try before you buy

Learning and support resources for all editions of Db2