Informix Newsletter Juni 2012

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Neue Ausgabe des IBM/Informix Newsletters

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

Inhaltsverzeichnis der Ausgabe:

  • ktuelles
  • TechTipp: Graphische Darstellung von Tabellen und Referenzen
  • TechTipp: Server und Accelerator Editionen: Mix & Match
  • TechTipp: Neue Features in Version 11.70.xC5
  • TechTipp: Änderungen in der ONCONFIG zwischen 11.70.xC4 und xC5

IBM Webcast on Informix Timeseries

Learn more about the IBM Informix Timeseries technology and how it can be used to manage huge amounts of timestamped data in the most efficient way:

Registration: Actually Using Smart Sensors and Other Time Sensitive Data with IBM's TimeSeries

The largest data source for many organizations today are always-on, broadcasting sensors. 

Strategies for Smarter Retail

There is an interesting upcoming web seminar from IBM and Boston Retail Partners that
will focus on best-in-class technology to drive competetive advantage.

AFAIK Informix Warehhouse Accelerator will be one of the technologies discussed in
the webcast.

Registration: From Inventory Forecasting to 24x7 Operations: Strategies for Smarter Retail

Most retail organizations will agree that times are tough. From unpredictable consumer 

Informix Warehouse Accelerator

In case you are already working with the IBM Informix Warehouse Accelerator or planning to modernize your datawarehouse environment with state of the art technology, then this blog from my friends from the IBM Informix Development in Munich is by far the best technical information around IWA that you can get:

Article about IBM Informix Genero

In the latest issue of the DBTA Magazine there is an article about IBM Informix Genero.
The article describes the advantages of converting 4GL applications to Genero instead of rewriting them in Java:

Informix Genero: A Way to Modernize Informix 4GL Applications

Informix Chat with the Lab: Best Practices for Embedded Data Management

Title: Best Practices for Embedded Data Management
Date: Thursday, May 24, 2012
Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM (Central Time), 16:30h Germany
Presented By: Pradeep Natarajan - Software Developer (IBM)
Registration: Best Practices for Embedded Data Management


A small footprint, a silent install, self-managing capabilities - these 
are some of the critical things to consider when choosing to embed a 

Informix Conference in Strasbourg

For Informix Fanatics and developers my friend Jean Georges Perrin invites you to Developer Forum 2012/Informix Tech Day as a joined event.

The workshop takes place in Strasbourg (France) on May, the 25 from 08:30h to 23:30h :-)

Registration thru Facebook: DeveloperForum / InformixTechDay 2012

Here is the invitation text from Jean Georges:

Come to our free (and independent) conference around Informix Technologies. 

Informix Newsletter Mai 2012

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Neue Ausgabe des IBM/Informix Newsletters

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

Inhaltsverzeichnis der Ausgabe:

  • Aktuelles
  • TechTipp: HASH ON - forest of trees index
  • TechTipp: onstat -g ses 0 – Snapshot für alle aktiven Sessions
  • TechTipp: Informix Warehouse Accelerator: CPU-Nutzung konfigurieren
  • TechTipp: Extent Size / Next Size beim Erstellen von Indices

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 :-)