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IIUG Informix and Pradeep Muthalpuredathe ay WoW 2016

Late in October, from the 24th to the 27th, I flew to WoW. To make sure we are on the same page, WoW stands for World of Watson. This is the latest rebranding of the IBM conference, which you may have known as DMTC (Data Management Technical Conference), IoD (Information on Demand), and Insight (this…(Read More)

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No one needs to ever use an open source database.  With Informix you can get a free download, and the best User group to help you use and support it.  The new out of the box configurations for version 12.10+ start up your instance with an excellent start up configuration. Informix Developer’s Edition…(Read More)

The International Informix Users Group is here to support the User community.  We need to know what topics we can present at our IIUG 2017 Event.  Please shape the content of this years conference by taking the following survey: Survey of Topics to Present…(Read More)

IIUG Board and IBM Champions (for Informix) at WoW (World of Watson) in Las Vegas, NV.

This week marks the “first” large World of Watson, the new IBM conference, renamed after IOD (Information on Demand) and Insight. It is also a great occasion for the Board to meet with users and other IBM Champions. From left to right: Tom Beebe (Board of Directors, IBM Champion), Vicente Salvador (Board of Directors, IBM…(Read More)

IBM and IIUG have scheduled the Informix on Cloud webcast for  September 26th 2016. Title: Using IBM Informix on the Cloud Date: Monday, September 26, 2016 Time: 12:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time Duration: 1 hour Does your business depend on core database solutions for mission critical operations? Are you considering or are you already…(Read More)

IBM Informix Team is attending users request by releasing more often patch versions of their Informix Server. Just a couple of weeks after the regular fixpack 12.10.xC7 IBM launches 12.10.xC7W1. Traditionally, “W” releases are out for strong reasons like security issues, fixing big issues or because there are a large number…(Read More)

Inhi Cho Suh with the trophy along side Shawn Moe (left) and Pradeep Muthalpuredathe (right) - Source Twitter

Yesterday, during Cisco Live – Cisco’s big yearly event, Informix was named “Best IoT Database” by Cisco. It may not sound like a big deal at first, but the IoT (Internet of Things) business is growing everywhere. It made sense to have a dedicated database in this field, which has specific needs. Informix remains a…(Read More)

Bloor Research published a white paper, which  discusses the suitability of the IBM Informix database and its  for deployment within Internet of Things (IoT) environments. These IoT environments may require processing at the device level and will certainly require such capabilities in gateways and at the centre. A consistent processing environment – both operational and analytic…(Read More)

IBM FlashSystem 900

IBM™ recently released IBM FlashSystem™, a dedicated box for Analytics. IBM has benchmarked it with Informix™. Here are the highlights: Manage the challenges of highly variable applications with IBM Informix databases. Accelerate business-critical applications with IBM FlashSystem storage. Achieve 48 times better NoSQL performance with IBM Informix and IBM FlashSystem together. Lower the cost…(Read More)

Miguel Carbone at IIUG 2016

Miguel Carbone, CEO of MC Software (Sao Paulo, Brazil) briefly talks about his experience and motivations at IIUG 2016. As you will discover, the use of a razor or shaving cream is not compulsory at an IIUG event. &nbsp…(Read More)

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