IBM Informix

IBM Informix is an exceptional relational database that offers outstanding performance, reliability, scalability and manageability for businesses of all sizes. Continuously available, easily embeddable OLTP database software, Informix reduces costs and increases productivity by providing near-zero administration for small to highly-distributed environments regardless of platform. With data volumes increasing and IT budgets under pressure, it is critical that your database is a powerful engine that can drive your business.

IBM Informix 12.1


  • Real-time Analytics — Informix is a single platform that can power OLTP and OLAP workloads and successfully meet service-level agreements (SLAs) for each.
  • Fast, Always-on Transactions — Provides one of the industry’s widest sets of options for keeping data available at all times, including zero downtime for maintenance.
  • Sensor Data Management — Solves the big data challenge of sensor data with unmatched performance and scalability for managing time series data.
  • Best-of-breed Embeddability — Provides a proven embedded data management platform for ISVs and OEMs to deliver integrated, world-class solutions, enabling platform independence.
  • Easy to Use — Informix runs virtually unattended with self-configuring, self-managing and self-healing capabilities.

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IBM Informix 12.1 Editions

  • Informix Developer Edition (free) – Includes all features for individual development and testing.
  • Informix Innovator-C Edition (free) – Enables businesses to use the most common database functionality in a production environment.
  • Informix Advanced Enterprise Edition – Includes all Informix features on all supported platforms, plus the Informix Warehouse Accelerator (IWA) for development and deployment with near-limitless scalability.
  • Informix Enterprise Edition – With the exception of IWA, this edition includes all Informix features on all supported platforms for development and deployment with unlimited scalability. Storage compression is available as an optional feature.
  • Informix Advanced Workgroup Edition – The ultimate in data warehouse performance for small to midsize businesses, or for partners looking to create a turnkey data warehousing solution. Available on all supported platforms and includes the Informix Warehouse Accelerator (IWA).
  • Informix Workgroup Edition – Powerful data management capabilities for departmental solutions or mid-size businesses, available on all supported platforms.
  • Informix Express Edition – Powerful data management capabilities for departmental solutions or mid-size businesses, available on all supported platforms.

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End of Support for Informix Dynamic Server

With end of support for previous versions of Informix just around the corner, it is crucial to begin migration process planning:

 Informix Dynamic Server 11.10  30th September 2012
 IDS 10.00  30th September 2010
 IDS 9.40  30th April  2009
 IDS 7.31  30th September  2009

Experienced Datasync Consultants can provide assistance with:

  • Informix upgrades and migrations
  • Informix software licence renewals
  • Implementation of Informix High Availabilty Solutions
  • Implementation of Informix Disaster Recovery Solutions
  • Implementation of new Informix installations including Database architecture and capacity planning
  • Evaluation and Performance of Health checks for existing Informix systems
  • Informix 4GL migration to Fours Js’ Genero

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