This complimentary series of nine tutorials has been developed to help you prepare for the IBM® Informix® Dynamic Server (IDS) 11.50 Fundamentals certification exam (555). This certification exam will test your knowledge of entry-level administration of IDS 11.50, including basic SQL (Structured Query Language), how to install IDS 11.50, how to create databases and database objects, security, transaction isolation, backup and recovery procedures, and data replication technologies and purposes. These tutorials provide a solid base for each section of the exam. However, you should not rely on these tutorials as your only preparation for the exam.


Each tutorial should take about an hour to complete. You can take the tutorials online or download a PDF.