DB2 10 for z/OS introduces a number of key enhancements that are particularly targeted at SAP customers. These enhancements include significant out-of-the-box CPU and performance improvements, ten times scalability improvements and further additions to the industry-leading business resilience. It also contains specialized acceleration for different SAP industry solutions. In addition, this DB2 release allows database administrators to become more productive by further automating administration. It is designed in such a way that it addresses different industry and legal regulations through the introduction of a renewed security model.