I have encountered a user secure problem when install two informix database softwares in one machine which power by HP-UX. The version of informix which I installed is 11.50FC4.
The installation of the first informix database is fine at all. It's user account is informix(UID 110) and the group is informix(GID 110). The first database's directory is "/opt/informix". When I began to install another database, I created a new user for the second one. So I issued the follow:
# useradd -u 120 -g 110 -m -d /opt/infor1 -s /usr/bin/csh infor1
Good article that gives a summary of the many benefits that Informix Warehouse Accelerator IWA provides to businesses. The article has been published in the DBTA Magazine and has been written by IBMs Keshava Murthy:
You might have already heard the bad news about Informix Innovator-C Edition. IBM has trimmed it down. Instead of 4 cores you can only use a single core. But the really bad news is that HDR/ER are no longer supported in Innovator-C (:-
You'll find more information on this bad news here:
Neue Ausgabe des IBM/Informix Newsletters
Im Newsletter-Archiv befindet sich die neueste Ausgabe des INFORMIX-Newsletters.
Inhaltsverzeichnis der Ausgabe:
- TechTipp: SPL - Funktion „sleep()“ im SQL
- TechTipp: Beispiel zu DEFRAGMENT + REPACK + SHRINK
- TechTipp: ifxcollect – Informationen für den Support
- TechTipp: SYSDATE und CURRENT
- TechTipp: Informix Warehouse Accelerator mit Solaris Intel x86
Nice article from Art Kagel about the value of Informix and how FOT indexes could increase query performance:
It is always good to see Informix in the press. Well done, Art !
60. Workshop der Deutschen Informix User Group (IUG)
Der 60. Workshop der deutschen Informix User Group findet am Donnerstag, den 21.06.2012 in Friedrichshafen statt.
Mit bereits (Stand 13.06.2012) 61 angemeldeten Teilnehmern scheint es ein echter Erfolg zu werden. Das freut mich ganz besonders für meine Freunde aus dem IUG Vorstand. Weiter so !
Here is a short interview with Bernie Spang - IBM Director Strategy and Marketing Database Software & System - about growth strategies for Informix.
Title: Performance on BI/data warehousing queries in Informix
Date: Thursday, June the 28th, 2012
Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM (Central Time), 16:30h Germany
Presented By: Veronica Gomes - Software IT Specialist (IBM)
Registration: Performance on BI/data warehousing queries in Informix
This session will explore how to take advantage of features, practices and tricks in Informix 11.70, to provide the best performance for Business Intelligence /
Title: Fastest Informix DBA Contest - How did they do it?
Date: Tuesday, June the 19th, 2012
Time: 02:00 PM (EST), 20:00h Germany
Presented By: Lester Knutsen / Art Kagel (Advanced Data Tools)
Registration: Fastest Informix DBA Contest - How did they do it?