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Accelerate database performance. Unify your data ecosystems at scale across any cloud

To use the volume and variety of data in your enterprise for competitive gain, you need a modern database management system (DBMS) that you can deploy anywhere

IBM database software and solutions let you integrate data from different sources across on-premises and cloud environments. They support multiple programming languages and frameworks to fit your use cases and feature natural language querying and machine learning for AI-enabled self service.

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Benefits of database management software Hybrid, multicloud

Add an IBM database to IBM Cloud Pak® for Data for a unified enterprise data platform that runs across any cloud.

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Faster querying

Gain optimized performance and well-executed queries with IBM® BLU Acceleration® technology and AI enhancements.

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Scalable and available

Access your data through multiple hosts for extreme capacity and continuous availability through IBM pureScale®.

Modernize your data management

IBM® Db2® Database for IBM Cloud Pak® for Data combines a proven, enterprise-ready data management system with an integrated data and AI platform. Speed insights with machine learning embedded into query processing. Enhance agility by running Db2 on any cloud vendor. Watch the video to learn about running enterprise database workloads on IBM Cloud Pak for Data.

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IBM Netezza® Performance Server

Leverage the next generation of the Netezza data warehouse and analytics platform, available both on premises and on the cloud.

IBM Db2 on Cloud

A fully managed high-performance SQL cloud database, running the Db2 database engine, featuring robust security, redundancy, high availability, disaster recovery and flexible scalability

IBM Informix®

An embeddable database designed to seamlessly integrate SQL, NoSQL/JSON, time series and spatial data

IBM Db2 for z/OS

An on-premises database that runs on IBM z/OS®, delivering mainframe security, scalability, availability and power

Open source databases

Postgresql and NoSQL database choices from MongoDB and EDB that support scalability, a more flexible data model and more data types

IBM Db2 tools

A suite of tools for database administrators to support database design, development, testing, performance monitoring, migration and administration

Database management resources From data to decisions on one platform

Explore how a unified platform for data management, analytics and AI can accelerate business agility.

What is database security?

Read about the tools and measures that can preserve database integrity, redundancy and availability.

IBM named a leader in Cloud DBMS

See why IBM is listed as a Leader in 2021 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ Cloud Database Management Systems

What is a relational database?

Learn what a relational database is, how it works and how it compares to other database options.

Cloud database blog

Read the latest news, product updates, thoughts and innovations related to cloud databases.

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