The IBM® Informix® database is fast and flexible so you can seamlessly integrate SQL, NoSQL or JSON, and time series and spatial data. The versatility and ease of use make Informix a preferred solution for a wide range of environments, from enterprise data warehouses to individual app development. With its small footprint and self-managing capabilities, Informix is well suited for embedded data management solutions.
Informix is ready to take advantage of hybrid cloud infrastructure, helping reduce costs and accelerate time to value. Informix on IBM Cloud Pak for Data is fully containerized and available to run on your preferred cloud — public, private or hybrid.
Clients in the world’s most innovative companies depend on Informix.
The single Informix platform helps you power transactional workloads easily in a wide range of environments to enable analytics-driven insights quickly.
Fast, always-on transactions
To support mission-critical environments, Informix includes high-availability data replication (HADR), remote secondary standby database servers and shared-disk secondary servers. The flexible grid feature also enables rolling upgrades with no outages.
Fewer data management hassles
Informix offers easy deployment features like “smart triggers” that implement event-driven processing and database push notifications, with no schema changes. This allows you to automate your data management and focus on your core business.
With a silent installation and small footprint that requires just 100 MB of memory, Informix is simple and non-disruptive. Self-managing capabilities make it ideal as an embedded data management solution. Informix can be up and running in minutes.
Explore the Informix portfolio
Informix is available in editions for developers and for enterprises with feature sets, deployment options and prices to fit your needs.