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The following new InfoSphere Information Server modules went to production Friday, 8/23/2013: InfoSphere Business Glossary workflow (applies to version 9.1.0 with patch JR45260, or later) Manually copy a dataset from one server to another How does the DataStage client connection work? Relocating InfoSphere DataStage projects... [More]
Informix RFE ( R equest F or E nhancement) Process Learn how the RFE process works in the IBM RFE Community. In the RFE Community, you can collaborate with IBM development teams and other product users through your ability to search, view, comment on, submit, and track product requests for enhancement (RFEs ) Submit from the IM RFE site – simply complete the RFE form and click Submit when ready Many fields will be auto-filled as a convenience for you Note that fields with the ‘key’ field e.g. Company Name and Business... [More]
Keeping track of your Netezza product names and model numbers can be tricky. The list below summarizes this information in a quick reference table. IBM Netezza product names and models numbers Product Line A : PureData System For Hadoop Models : H1001-010 Product Line B : PureData System for Analytics Models : "TwinFin product line": IBM Netezza 100-1 Skimmer N1001-002 N1001-005 1/2 rack N1001-010 Full rack N1001-015 1 + 1/2... [More]
Informix introduced the PSM (Primary Storage Manager); a new backup storage manager in version 12.10 that replaced the previous ISM (Informix Storage Manager). The PSM manages storage devices used for backup and restore requests that are issued by Onbar. This storage manager supports both serial and parallel processing for backup and restore requests. PSM is easier to set up and use, even in embedded environments. You just need to perform four simple steps to configure PSM and take an Onbar backup: Decide where you will create the PSM catalog.... [More]
I thought I would get my BLOG started by saying I'm excited about 12.10 the latest and greatest INFORMIX DYNAMIC SERVER which was available for download as of March 26. When downloading the product from Passport Advantage (PPA) you will notice a new naming convention. In a nutshell, as far as name changes go, Growth became Workgroup, Ultimate became Enterprise, and Warehouse became Advanced. Old New Informix Growth Informix Workgroup Informix Growth Warehouse Informix Advanced Workgroup Informix Ultimate Informix... [More]
IBM Redbooks have recently launched Point-of-View (PoV) publications —brief,
strategy-oriented documents that represent an author's perspective on a
particular technical topic. PoV publications are about 5 pages in length, and usually include solution highlights, a description of the problems being addressed,
proposed solutions, and references for additional reading. IBM Redbooks are some of the most widely red technical books on the internet! Point-of-View publications are written by senior IBM subject matter experts and examine current... [More]
The Application development, Developing web services and Leveraging web services features bundled with Master Data Management Collaboration Server IP&S Education Assistant modules are now in production. Visit the InfoSphere Master Data Management Collaboration Server Education Assistant website.
I'm sure you've been hearing a lot about the new IBM PureData Systems over the last few months. Here is your chance to learn more about the IBM PureData System for Operational Analytics by attending the DB2 TechTalk on Thursday, February 28, 2013 from 12:30 - 2:00 PM ET. Architect James Cho will provide an in-depth discussion of the system and how it can help your organization speed the decision making process. You will learn when to use an operational warehouse for real-time decision making and explore the features and advantages of this... [More]
Two new IP&S education modules went to production 1/11/2013! The IP&S Education Assistant modules are Using the QualityStage Standardization Rules Designer (SRD) in Information Server V9.1 IEA module and the Configure WebSphere with Information Server version 8 for non-root administration. http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/ieduasst/imv1r0/topic/com.ibm.iea.infosphere_is/plugin_coverpage.html
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As 2012 winds to a close (wow... where the heck did the year go?!?!?) we would like to thank all of our readers for a fantastic 2012 ! Our team of Support experts really enjoyed bringing you over 130 blog posts about top technical support content for all of our Information Management Products. We hope that you have found our blogs interesting and useful. We've got a number of ideas already for 2013... we'll be back bigger and better than ever! Here are a few easy ways to find our blogs: View blog posts by tags -- we have tried to use... [More]