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Craig Mullins
Works at Mullins Consulting, Inc.
Attended University of Pittsburgh
Lives in Sugar Land, TX
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Have you validated the accuracy of your production database schemata?
It is impossible to over-estimate the importance of database design on the effectiveness and efficiency of application systems. The first step, of course, is to create a logical data model of the busi...
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The DB2 Catalog is an essential component for aiding development, administration, and performance management.
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It doesn't get that much traffic, and I don't know why. Go to iTunes store and search DB2 Cat Ref. I hope SHARE was a blast. 
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About Me. My Photo: Name: Craig Mullins. Craig S. Mullins is a data management strategist, researcher, and consultant. Craig has more than two decades of experience in all facets of database systems d...
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System DBADM Authority is a DB2 V10 capability to better support separation of duties. System DBADM authority can be assigned to enable a user to manage all objects within a DB2 subsystem but without ...
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When you are writing your SQL statements to access DB2 data be sure to follow the subsequent guidelines for coding SQL for performance. These are certain very simple, yet important rules to follow whe...
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So far, so good… but performance management and problem resolution become difficult challenges in this brave new world. A business application that relies upon multiple differing computing platforms, ...
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Data Management Consultant and Researcher
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  • Mullins Consulting, Inc.
    Data Management Consultant and Researcher, present
  • BMC Software
  • PLATINUM technology, inc.
  • Mullins Consulting, Inc.
  • Mellon Bank
  • Duquesne Light Company
  • USX Corporation
  • Gartner Group
  • NEON Enterprise Software
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Sugar Land, TX
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Pittsburgh, PA - Chicago, IL
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Craig S. Mullins is a data management strategist, researcher, and consultant.

Craig has more than two decades of experience in all facets of database systems development including developing and teaching database classes, systems analysis and design, database administration and system administrator, and data analysis and modeling.  He has worked with mainframe DB2 since Version 1 and has experience working with Microsoft
SQL Server, Sybase and IMS. Craig has worked in multiple industries including manufacturing, banking, commercial software development, education, research, utilities, and consulting.

Craig is the author of the book DB2 Developer's Guide published by SAMS Publishing. The book contains more than 1500 pages of in-depth technical information on DB2 for z/OS.

Craig is also the author of Database Administration: The Complete Guide to Practices and Procedures, published by Addison Wesley. This book offers the industry's only comprehensive guide to heterogeneous database administration. More information is available here.

Craig is also a frequent contributor to computer industry publications, having authored more hundreds articles in the past several years. Craig writes several regular columns including:

Craig is a frequent speaker at industry conferences and user groups. He has spoken to thousands of people about data and database management issues at conferences across the USA, Europe and Asia.
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  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Fox Chapel Area High School
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