The Informix service provides an Informix database on
IBM Cloud Pak for Data, so you can use the rich features of an
on-premises Informix deployment without the cost, complexity, and risk of
managing your own infrastructure. Informix provides a
high-performance engine that integrates TimeSeries, Spatial, NoSQL, and SQL
data together with easy access via MQTT, REST, and MongoDB APIs.
Integrating an Informix database into Cloud Pak for Data can be useful in the
- You need an operational database that supports a rapidly changing data
- You want lightweight, low-latency analytics integrated into your operational
- You need to store large amounts of data from Internet of Things devices or
- You need to store and serve many different types of content.