DB2 for i is built into IBM i. Because of the tight integration between DB2 and IBM i, and the unique architecture of IBM i, many of the traditional database-specific administration requirements found on other DBMS's either aren't necessary with DB2 for i, or administered through IBM i facilities.
System i Navigator
Administration of DB2 for i can be achieved through a component shipped with IBM i called IBM i Navigator (formerly IBM i Navigator). With IBM i Navigator, you can graphically work with DB2, including:
IBM offers several self guided learning opportunities, including a comprehensive course, Piloting DB2 for i with IBM i Navigator (registration required).
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