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Evento com Informix 11: 14 de Novembro no IBM Forum Lisboa

As you may have noticed in the post title, this article will not be written in English due to it's local nature. It's about an IDS 11 event that IBM will promote in Lisbon.

A IBM Portugal está a organizar um evento sobre Information Management a realizar no próximo dia 14 de Novembro no IBM Forum Lisboa. Este evento contará entre outras sessões com uma inteiramente dedicada à versão 11 do IBM Informix Dynamic Server lançado (como 'Cheetah') em Julho passado.

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New Informix related software

IBM took the opportunity of having lots of customers and partners in the Information On Demand (IOD) conference in Las Vegas to make some important software announcements related to Informix:

  • IDS 11 Developer Edition
    This will be an IDS release, oriented for software developers and with a few limitations.
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Informix user authentication: PAM for the rescue (part 1)

Traditionally IDS authentication relyied only on the base OS. This approach has a few advantages, like simplicity and security, but currently can be considered too limited.

In todays environment most customers prefer to have a centralized user management facility, normally an LDAP server or an Active Directory server.

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Monitoring the Queue

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the Queue

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Sizing the Queue


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MACH the Knife


The MACH11 Cluster


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IIUG's feature survey: Your time to speak!

International Informix Users Group (IIUG) has just released it's monthly newsletter, and one of the news is the availability of a survey for the next IDS version features.

This is one of the opportunities that the anonymous customer has to influence the future of the product. So, I personally consider it a must do. I already did mine and I urge you all to do the same.

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IDS and Linux: stronger together

It's been a while since my last post. Summer time in northern hemisphere, usually means vacation time...