Appropriate Content: Informix Documentation Team
Take a look at this new RedBook®: Solving Business Problems with Informix TimeSeries. Even if you don't have time series data, this books is worth a read through because it shows how truly innovative IBM® Informix® is.
The book provides a lot of excellent practical information on how to use the Informix TimeSeries technology, and also has a couple of real-world examples of how the Informix TimeSeries solution can be used in the energy and utilities industry, complete with graphs about the space savings and application code examples.
Query Acceleration for Business using Informix Warehouse Accelerator
A draft IBM Redbooks publication (Planned Published date of November 2013)
IBM Informix Warehouse Accelerator (IWA) is a state-of-the-art in-memory database designed to exploit affordable innovations in memory and processor technology and trends in novel ways to boost query performance. It is a disruptive technology that changes how organizations provide analytics to its operational and historical data. Informix Warehouse Accelerator leverages columnar, in-memory approach to accelerate even the most complex warehouse and operational queries without application changes or tuning.
This book provides a comprehensive look at the technology and architecture behind the system. It contains information about the tools, data synchronization, and query processing capabilities of Informix Warehouse Accelerator, and steps to implement data analysis by using Informix Warehouse Accelerator within an organization.
Chapter 1. Introduction to Informix Warehouse Accelerator