Important notice for IBM Db2 customers
IBM announces important changes in the Db2 portfolio with Announcement ZP19-0261 and ZP19-081 of June 4, 2019
IBM will offer the Db2 database system only over three editions:
The Db2 Standard and Db2 Advanced Edition will be licensed only through the Virtual Processor Core Metric (VPC)
The Db2 Workgroup Edition is currently in conversion. No new licenses will be offered for it and from 1.11.2019 no maintenance extensions will be offered. There will be a conversion to the Db2 Standard Edition and VPC licensing.
For a conversion of their licenses to VPCs, Db2 customers are asked to contact their IBM reseller.