Storing and manipulating XML in DB2 pureXML is becoming more popular. The pureXML Bootcamp consists of two days of presentations and hand-on labs on DB2 pureXML. The bootcamp is suitable for a variety of technical staff such as application architects and designers, developers, database administrators. It is informative, intense and fun - and it is free of charge!
Feedback from previous bootcamps includes:
>>>>> Was exhausted at the end (but happy), I can't wait to use this technology, This class was a great XML refresher for me and I learnt so much new material. Incredible. Excellent Class,
>>>>>I liked the level of knowledge about XML from the instructors, This was one of the finest training sessions I have been to, Kudos to all instructors, All query labs were wonderful.
You can find more information about the pureXML bootcamp including how to register here: http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/wikis/display/db2xml/BootCampsUK
Early registration is recommended
Some articles etc that involve FpML and pureXML
Exposing DB2 Version 9 pureXML using WebSphere Integration Developer http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/edu/dm-dw-dm-0709devlin-i.html
XQuery Update http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/data/library/techarticle/dm-0810malaika/
Create business reports for XML data with Cognos 8 BI and DB2 pureXML http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/data/library/techarticle/dm-0811saracco/index.html
Use WebSphere Service Registry and Repository as the master registry for DB2 pureXML schemas http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/data/library/techarticle/dm-0804olson/index.html
Shred XML documents using DB2 pureXML http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/data/library/techarticle/dm-0801ledezma/