Today's very demanding business environments are more dependent on the fast and efficient acquisition and management of data than ever before. IBM's family of databases, tools and related offerings provide many unique advantages that permit them to provide this critical infrastructure to clients at a lower total cost and are designed to help clients improve service levels and performance.
IBM Informix delivers exceptional reliability, scalability, ease of administration, online transaction processing (OLTP) performance in a complete range of no-cost editions and for-purchase editions to meet a wide variety of enterprise needs.
DB2 is a powerful, high performance database, available in a variety of configurations that supports client workloads from departmental level to massive OLTP and Data Warehouse systems. It includes many innovative features, and is available with key features needed to provide optimal support for analytics solutions powered by InfoSphere and Business Performance solutions, such as IBM Cognos.