This post is base on “VMware virtual machine with DB2 Enterprise 10.1 trial (64 bit) on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2”.
Download the virtual appliance from IBM website and uncompress the file into the folder.
You can also use the image from IBM DB2 discovery kit but the image but it is 32-bit image.
Use VMware to open the file and then follow the instruction to start up.
The setup process is very straight forward.
default user: db2inst1
Connect from Data Studio:
The default port number is 50001
- DB2 10 Discovery kit: https://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/iwm/web/preLogin.do?source=swg-db2kit
- VMware virtual machine with DB2 Enterprise 10.1 trial (64 bit) on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2:http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/downloads/im/db2/index.html