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IIUG Conference 2012 Presentations

The Int. Informix User Group has provided the presentations from the IIUG 2012 conference on their website.

However you must be logged in to your IIUG member account in order to access the presentations. Membership in the IIUG is free, so just register and you could access this valuable Informix education material:

New IBM eBook covering IWA

IBM has published a new eBook covering the Informix Warehouse Accelerator.

The eBook is a high level overview describing the numerous advantages of the IWA technology for ultra fast analysis and business decisions:

Extreme warehouse speed for fast business decisions

Hopefully IBMs Informix marketing budget for this year is not already utilized with this new eBook and the IWA video :-)

Two new videos: Informix Warehouse Accelerator and Informix Genero

There are two new marketing videos covering Informix available on YouTube:

Informix Warehouse Accelerator

Informix Genero

Chat with the Lab: Good Practices and Performance on ETL in Informix

Title: Good Practices and Performance on ETL in Informix
Date: Thursday, April 19, 2012
Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM (Central Time), 16:30h Germany
Presented By: Veronica Gomes - Software IT Specialist (IBM)
Registration: Good Practices and Performance on ETL in Informix

Description:

 
This session will explore good practices, performance tuning, and common 
issues and resolution alternatives, when extracting, loading and 

Informix Newsletter April 2012

(german content)

Neue Ausgabe des IBM/Informix Newsletters

Im Newsletter-Archiv befindet sich die neueste Ausgabe des INFORMIX-Newsletters.

Inhaltsverzeichnis der Ausgabe:

  • Aktuelles
  • TechTipp: Die Tabelle sysdistrib enthält interessante Zugriffsstatistiken
  • TechTipp: syslcktab - Wann wurde die Sperre gesetzt ?
  • TechTipp: Das wahre Alter der Datenbank und Instanz
  • TechTipp: Alter Data Mart im Informix Warehouse Accelerator

Your vote counts

If you are an IIUG member - that joined before February the 19th, 2012 - you can now vote for the IIUG board of directors:

IIUG Board of Directors - Voting

Please make your vote to ensure that we have a strong IIUG board of directors that represent the Informix users worldwide.

Informix BP Kick-off Webcast

Attention: Event has been rescheduled !

Title: Informix BP Kick-off Webcast
Date: Wednesday, March 21, 2012
Time: 08:45 AM - 10:00 PM (EST), 16:45h Germany
Presented By: Gary Proctor - Informix Channel Sales Leader (IBM), Dennis Allen - Sales leader, Informix Warehouse, Douglas Dailey - Informix Product Manager
Registration: Informix BP Kick-off Webcast

Raw Revices in OpenSuse 12.1 and the udev-mechanism

Every time Suse comes with a new version of its operating system we must carefully have a look on how they handle raw devices resp. logical volumes. This week i  upgraded from Suse 11.4 to Suse 12.1, IDS remains unchanged on version 11.70. There is no substantial change in handling raw-devices by Suse 12.1, but it is very important to use the correct udev-file. otherwise you can get a surprise - may be that mouse and keyboard does not work....

Informix Newsletter März 2012

(german content)

Neue Ausgabe des IBM/Informix Newsletters

Im Newsletter-Archiv befindet sich die neueste Ausgabe des INFORMIX-Newsletters.

Inhaltsverzeichnis der Ausgabe:

  • Aktuelles
  • TechTipp: INFORMIX Replikation mit InfoSphere Change Data Capture
  • TechTipp: Suche über alle Spalten einer Tabelle hinweg
  • TechTipp: Zugriff auf den Informix Warehouse Accelerator über das Oracle Gateway
  • TechTipp: DBMONEY und „update statistics medium/high“

Chat with the Lab: Informix Flexible Grid Technology

Title: Informix Flexible Grid Technology
Date: Thursday, March 22, 2012
Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM (Central Time), 16:30h Germany
Presented By: Madison Pruet(IBM, Mahesh Dashora (IBM)
Registration: Informix Flexible Grid Technology

Description:

 
Informix 11.7 database software is designed to help our customers 
cut costs, and speed the deployment of critical business solutions 
while boosting performance.