November 13, 2017 Gustavo Castro, Senior Solutions Architect
With the release of Informix Dynamic Server 12.10.xC10 we are adding a capability in our Primary Storage Manager to store/retrieve backups directly to the ecosystem of selected cloud providers, namely Amazon S3 and IBM Softlayer Object Storage.
November 2, 2017 Martin Fuerderer, Advisory Development Engineer
In this post we use the IWA Example Database "iwadb" to start creating and administrating data marts in IWA. The Informix Warehouse Accelerator (IWA) is a software appliance for the Informix database server, using in-memory, columnar data storage for business intelligence applications doing OLAP. For such workloads IWA typically can achieve a query acceleration of 10 - 100 times faster than running the workload within the Informix database server.
October 24, 2017 Nagaraju Inturi, Senior Solutions Architect
Industry Terms Recovery time objective(RTO), and Recovery point objective(RPO) are two important terms businesses use while building fault tolerant applications, and databases. RPO: How much data are you willing to lose? RTO: How much time to recovery from a failure?