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With solutions for Toad for Oracle, Toad for MySQL, Toad for SQL Server, DB2, SAP and more. en-us Wed, 30 Nov 2022 19:50:17 GMT 2022-11-30T19:50:17Z en-us Db2 performance tuning: process model + real-time diagnostics = 1-2 punch https://blog.toadworld.com/db2-performance-tuning-process-model-real-time-diagnostics-1-2-punch <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/db2-performance-tuning-process-model-real-time-diagnostics-1-2-punch" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/Tim%20Fritz%20blog%20images/ninth%20DB2%20tuning%20using%20template%20and%20Spotlight/DB2_Process_Model_3_2.jpg" alt="Db2 performance tuning: process model + real-time diagnostics = 1-2 punch" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>If you're responsible for Db2 performance tuning, read part 2 in this blog series. This second blog takes a deep dive into the Db2 Process Model and shows you a time-saving shortcut.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/db2-performance-tuning-process-model-real-time-diagnostics-1-2-punch" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/Tim%20Fritz%20blog%20images/ninth%20DB2%20tuning%20using%20template%20and%20Spotlight/DB2_Process_Model_3_2.jpg" alt="Db2 performance tuning: process model + real-time diagnostics = 1-2 punch" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>If you're responsible for Db2 performance tuning, read part 2 in this blog series. This second blog takes a deep dive into the Db2 Process Model and shows you a time-saving shortcut.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=4130326&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.toadworld.com%2Fdb2-performance-tuning-process-model-real-time-diagnostics-1-2-punch&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.toadworld.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Toad for IBM DB2 dba diagnostics Spotlight on DB2 Wed, 17 Jun 2020 08:30:00 GMT https://blog.toadworld.com/db2-performance-tuning-process-model-real-time-diagnostics-1-2-punch 2020-06-17T08:30:00Z Tim Fritz Performance tuning IBM Db2 to quickly solve slowdown causes https://blog.toadworld.com/performance-tuning-ibm-db2-to-quickly-solve-slowdown-causes <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/performance-tuning-ibm-db2-to-quickly-solve-slowdown-causes" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/Tim%20Fritz%20blog%20images/ninth%20DB2%20tuning%20using%20template%20and%20Spotlight/DB2_Process_Model_3_2.jpg" alt="Performance tuning IBM Db2 to quickly solve slowdown causes" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>DBAs, are you responsible for Db2 LUW database performance?&nbsp; Is Db2 LUW relatively new to you?&nbsp; If you answer yes to either of these questions, I think this post will help.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/performance-tuning-ibm-db2-to-quickly-solve-slowdown-causes" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/Tim%20Fritz%20blog%20images/ninth%20DB2%20tuning%20using%20template%20and%20Spotlight/DB2_Process_Model_3_2.jpg" alt="Performance tuning IBM Db2 to quickly solve slowdown causes" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>DBAs, are you responsible for Db2 LUW database performance?&nbsp; Is Db2 LUW relatively new to you?&nbsp; If you answer yes to either of these questions, I think this post will help.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=4130326&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.toadworld.com%2Fperformance-tuning-ibm-db2-to-quickly-solve-slowdown-causes&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.toadworld.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Toad for IBM DB2 Toad for DB2 Spotlight on DB2 Tue, 19 May 2020 10:00:00 GMT https://blog.toadworld.com/performance-tuning-ibm-db2-to-quickly-solve-slowdown-causes 2020-05-19T10:00:00Z Tim Fritz Two ways database performance affects #WorkingFromHome [IT and COVID-19] https://blog.toadworld.com/two-ways-database-performance-affects-workingfromhome-it-and-covid-19 <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/two-ways-database-performance-affects-workingfromhome-it-and-covid-19" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/BlogPost-IM-COVID19Response-1100x500-US-LR-58547-B%203-2.jpg" alt="With so many people working from home, DBAs are under pressure to keep database performance up. " class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>“All I have to do is keep our Oracle databases and SQL Server databases humming along so everybody can work from home,” you tell yourself. “Think of all the pressure if I had to manufacture ventilators or keep shelves stocked with bathroom tissue.”</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/two-ways-database-performance-affects-workingfromhome-it-and-covid-19" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/BlogPost-IM-COVID19Response-1100x500-US-LR-58547-B%203-2.jpg" alt="With so many people working from home, DBAs are under pressure to keep database performance up. " class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>“All I have to do is keep our Oracle databases and SQL Server databases humming along so everybody can work from home,” you tell yourself. “Think of all the pressure if I had to manufacture ventilators or keep shelves stocked with bathroom tissue.”</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=4130326&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.toadworld.com%2Ftwo-ways-database-performance-affects-workingfromhome-it-and-covid-19&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.toadworld.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Toad for SQL Server Toad for Oracle Toad for IBM DB2 Benchmark Factory Mon, 06 Apr 2020 08:30:00 GMT https://blog.toadworld.com/two-ways-database-performance-affects-workingfromhome-it-and-covid-19 2020-04-06T08:30:00Z Quest Software Coffee with Toad® 2019 [Toad World® blog monthly recap] https://blog.toadworld.com/coffee-with-toad-2019-toad-world-monthly-recap <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/coffee-with-toad-2019-toad-world-monthly-recap" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/CoffeeWithToad2019.png" alt="Coffee with Toad® 2019 [Toad World® blog monthly recap]" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Welcome to Coffee with Toad® <span style="background-color: #00ffff;">2019</span>, the Toad World® blog monthly recap. Published the first Tuesday of every month, Coffee with Toad is organized by month, then by product, followed by each blog title and a brief description. Go directly to the product of your choice or peruse products that you're interested in. Each month this running blog is updated to include the most recent month first.</p> <p>So, get your steaming or iced brew-of-choice and get ready to learn about tips and tricks, industry trends, and new releases by reading our knowledge-building, career-enhancing articles written by experts and thought leaders.&nbsp;</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/coffee-with-toad-2019-toad-world-monthly-recap" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/CoffeeWithToad2019.png" alt="Coffee with Toad® 2019 [Toad World® blog monthly recap]" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Welcome to Coffee with Toad® <span style="background-color: #00ffff;">2019</span>, the Toad World® blog monthly recap. Published the first Tuesday of every month, Coffee with Toad is organized by month, then by product, followed by each blog title and a brief description. Go directly to the product of your choice or peruse products that you're interested in. Each month this running blog is updated to include the most recent month first.</p> <p>So, get your steaming or iced brew-of-choice and get ready to learn about tips and tricks, industry trends, and new releases by reading our knowledge-building, career-enhancing articles written by experts and thought leaders.&nbsp;</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=4130326&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.toadworld.com%2Fcoffee-with-toad-2019-toad-world-monthly-recap&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.toadworld.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Toad Data Point Toad for Oracle Toad for IBM DB2 Toad DevOps Toolkit Toad Edge Sensitive Data Protection Tue, 31 Dec 2019 22:58:00 GMT https://blog.toadworld.com/coffee-with-toad-2019-toad-world-monthly-recap 2019-12-31T22:58:00Z Quest Software What is structured data and its hold on DBAs about? https://blog.toadworld.com/what-is-structured-data-and-its-hold-on-dbas-about <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/what-is-structured-data-and-its-hold-on-dbas-about" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/Tim%20Fritz%20blog%20images/Structured_v_unstructured%202.jpg" alt="75% Structured v. 28% Unstructured graphic, most DBAs will focus on structured data." class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Companies have so much data that they will never use it all—to enhance business decisions, to build new markets, or to reach people they need to reach for their products or services. Yet, analysis of data is the number one reason that companies are adding new applications. The desire and need is there to use available data.&nbsp; Analysis that can lead to true marketing, product, and strategic directions—never thought possible—depends upon both structured and unstructured data.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/what-is-structured-data-and-its-hold-on-dbas-about" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/Tim%20Fritz%20blog%20images/Structured_v_unstructured%202.jpg" alt="75% Structured v. 28% Unstructured graphic, most DBAs will focus on structured data." class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Companies have so much data that they will never use it all—to enhance business decisions, to build new markets, or to reach people they need to reach for their products or services. Yet, analysis of data is the number one reason that companies are adding new applications. The desire and need is there to use available data.&nbsp; Analysis that can lead to true marketing, product, and strategic directions—never thought possible—depends upon both structured and unstructured data.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=4130326&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.toadworld.com%2Fwhat-is-structured-data-and-its-hold-on-dbas-about&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.toadworld.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Toad for SQL Server Toad for SAP Solutions Toad for Oracle Toad for IBM DB2 Administration Wed, 06 Nov 2019 14:00:00 GMT https://blog.toadworld.com/what-is-structured-data-and-its-hold-on-dbas-about 2019-11-06T14:00:00Z Tim Fritz DBA heroics subdue DB2 performance problems https://blog.toadworld.com/dba-heroics-subdue-db2-performance-problems <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/dba-heroics-subdue-db2-performance-problems" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/Tool_to_diagnose_DB2_performance_1.png" alt="Tool_to_diagnose_DB2_performance_1" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>DB2 LUW DBAs are no different than DBAs who manage other types of databases<span>—</span>they are constantly pulled in many directions at once, and they are asked to keep databases and applications that use those databases running smoothly and tuned.&nbsp; But unlike DB2 DBAs of the past<span>—</span>and I was one<span>—</span>chances are dwindling fast that DB2 is the only database (or primary database) that they need to be concerned with tuning.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/dba-heroics-subdue-db2-performance-problems" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/Tool_to_diagnose_DB2_performance_1.png" alt="Tool_to_diagnose_DB2_performance_1" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>DB2 LUW DBAs are no different than DBAs who manage other types of databases<span>—</span>they are constantly pulled in many directions at once, and they are asked to keep databases and applications that use those databases running smoothly and tuned.&nbsp; But unlike DB2 DBAs of the past<span>—</span>and I was one<span>—</span>chances are dwindling fast that DB2 is the only database (or primary database) that they need to be concerned with tuning.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=4130326&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.toadworld.com%2Fdba-heroics-subdue-db2-performance-problems&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.toadworld.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Toad for IBM DB2 IBM DB2 DB2 LUW Thu, 05 Sep 2019 15:00:00 GMT https://blog.toadworld.com/dba-heroics-subdue-db2-performance-problems 2019-09-05T15:00:00Z Tim Fritz What's new in Toad for DB2 v7.0 https://blog.toadworld.com/whats-new-in-toad-for-db2-v7.0 <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/whats-new-in-toad-for-db2-v7.0" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/canstockphoto49421108.jpg" alt="canstockphoto49421108" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>We are pleased to announce the 7.0 release of Toad for DB2 which went GA on April 15, 2019.</p> <p>This Blog highlights many of the new features and enhancement introduced in Toad for DB2 v7.0.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/whats-new-in-toad-for-db2-v7.0" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/canstockphoto49421108.jpg" alt="canstockphoto49421108" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>We are pleased to announce the 7.0 release of Toad for DB2 which went GA on April 15, 2019.</p> <p>This Blog highlights many of the new features and enhancement introduced in Toad for DB2 v7.0.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=4130326&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.toadworld.com%2Fwhats-new-in-toad-for-db2-v7.0&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.toadworld.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Toad for IBM DB2 Tue, 16 Apr 2019 22:29:38 GMT https://blog.toadworld.com/whats-new-in-toad-for-db2-v7.0 2019-04-16T22:29:38Z Jeff Podlasek Help! I am stuck in a Toad! https://blog.toadworld.com/help-i-am-stuck-in-a-toad <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/help-i-am-stuck-in-a-toad" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/Mark%20Kurtz%20-%20Toad%20Help/Figure%209.%20The%20Search%20funtion%20of%20Toad%20Data%20Point%20works%20like%20the%20%E2%80%98Jump%20to%E2%80%A6%E2%80%99%20function%20in%20Toad%20for%20Oracle..png" alt="Figure 9. The Search funtion of Toad Data Point works like the ‘Jump to…’ function in Toad for Oracle." class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>How many times have you been working away in Toad and you come to a point where you aren’t sure how to do something and you ask yourself, “I wonder if there is a way to get an answer to this?”</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/help-i-am-stuck-in-a-toad" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/Mark%20Kurtz%20-%20Toad%20Help/Figure%209.%20The%20Search%20funtion%20of%20Toad%20Data%20Point%20works%20like%20the%20%E2%80%98Jump%20to%E2%80%A6%E2%80%99%20function%20in%20Toad%20for%20Oracle..png" alt="Figure 9. The Search funtion of Toad Data Point works like the ‘Jump to…’ function in Toad for Oracle." class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>How many times have you been working away in Toad and you come to a point where you aren’t sure how to do something and you ask yourself, “I wonder if there is a way to get an answer to this?”</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=4130326&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.toadworld.com%2Fhelp-i-am-stuck-in-a-toad&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.toadworld.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Toad for SQL Server Toad for SAP Solutions Toad Data Point Toad Data Modeler Toad for Oracle Toad for IBM DB2 Toad Intelligence Central Toad Edge Thu, 20 Dec 2018 16:12:20 GMT https://blog.toadworld.com/help-i-am-stuck-in-a-toad 2018-12-20T16:12:20Z Mark Kurtz Compare DB2 z/OS and LUW schemas?  Yes, you can! https://blog.toadworld.com/compare-db2-z/os-and-luw-schemas-yes-you-can <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/compare-db2-z/os-and-luw-schemas-yes-you-can" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/DefaultImages/modelling%204.png" alt="modelling 4" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Comparing schemas across database platforms, like DB2 LUW and DB2 z/OS, is sometimes necessary and often puzzling. No matter your motivation for comparing them, this can be a daunting task. Maybe you’re preparing to migrate an application to use data on LUW instead of z/OS. Perhaps you’re simply trying to make sure that two copies of a database schema on two different platforms are being kept in sync as expected. You can look to Quest’s Toad family of products for help with this. You might already own the components you need. This article introduces DB2 professionals to the cross-platform schema comparison capabilities of Toad Data Modeler.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/compare-db2-z/os-and-luw-schemas-yes-you-can" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/DefaultImages/modelling%204.png" alt="modelling 4" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Comparing schemas across database platforms, like DB2 LUW and DB2 z/OS, is sometimes necessary and often puzzling. No matter your motivation for comparing them, this can be a daunting task. Maybe you’re preparing to migrate an application to use data on LUW instead of z/OS. Perhaps you’re simply trying to make sure that two copies of a database schema on two different platforms are being kept in sync as expected. You can look to Quest’s Toad family of products for help with this. You might already own the components you need. This article introduces DB2 professionals to the cross-platform schema comparison capabilities of Toad Data Modeler.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=4130326&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.toadworld.com%2Fcompare-db2-z%2Fos-and-luw-schemas-yes-you-can&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.toadworld.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Toad for IBM DB2 DB2 LUW DB2 z/OS Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:55:01 GMT https://blog.toadworld.com/compare-db2-z/os-and-luw-schemas-yes-you-can 2018-12-10T15:55:01Z Tim Fritz Toad: Why You Need to Sign In https://blog.toadworld.com/why-sign-in-toad <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/why-sign-in-toad" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/blog-01.png" alt="blog-01" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><span><span class="inline-comment-marker"><span>When you sign in to Toad products, you'll gain several benefits and an overall streamlined experience.</span><br></span></span></p> <p><span><span class="inline-comment-marker"></span></span></p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.toadworld.com/why-sign-in-toad" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.toadworld.com/hubfs/blog-01.png" alt="blog-01" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><span><span class="inline-comment-marker"><span>When you sign in to Toad products, you'll gain several benefits and an overall streamlined experience.</span><br></span></span></p> <p><span><span class="inline-comment-marker"></span></span></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=4130326&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.toadworld.com%2Fwhy-sign-in-toad&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.toadworld.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Toad for SQL Server Toad for SAP Solutions Toad Data Point Toad for IBM DB2 Toad Edge FAQ Tue, 23 Oct 2018 17:17:31 GMT https://blog.toadworld.com/why-sign-in-toad 2018-10-23T17:17:31Z Quest Software