Ugif 12 2011-discover informix keynote 2012


Published on

Published in: Technology, Business
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Total views
On SlideShare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Ugif 12 2011-discover informix keynote 2012

  1. 1. Discover Informix 11.7: Smarter Data Management with InformixJerry KeeseeInformix World Wide Director © 2011 IBM Corporation
  2. 2. Acknowledgements and Disclaimers:Availability. References in this presentation to IBM products, programs, or services do not imply that they will be available in allcountries in which IBM operates.The workshops, sessions and materials have been prepared by IBM or the session speakers and reflect their own views. They areprovided for informational purposes only, and are neither intended to, nor shall have the effect of being, legal or other guidance or adviceto any participant. While efforts were made to verify the completeness and accuracy of the information contained in this presentation, it isprovided AS-IS without warranty of any kind, express or implied. IBM shall not be responsible for any damages arising out of the use of,or otherwise related to, this presentation or any other materials. Nothing contained in this presentation is intended to, nor shall have theeffect of, creating any warranties or representations from IBM or its suppliers or licensors, or altering the terms and conditions of theapplicable license agreement governing the use of IBM software.All customer examples described are presented as illustrations of how those customers have used IBM products and the results they mayhave achieved. Actual environmental costs and performance characteristics may vary by customer. Nothing contained in thesematerials is intended to, nor shall have the effect of, stating or implying that any activities undertaken by you will result in any specificsales, revenue growth or other results.© Copyright IBM Corporation 2011. All rights reserved. – U.S. Government Users Restricted Rights - Use, duplication or disclosure restricted by GSA ADP Schedule Contract with IBM Corp. – Please update paragraph below for the particular product or family brand trademarks you mention such as WebSphere, DB2, Maximo, Clearcase, Lotus, etcIBM, the IBM logo,, [IBM Brand, if trademarked], and [IBM Product, if trademarked] are trademarks or registered trademarks ofInternational Business Machines Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both. If these and other IBM trademarked terms aremarked on their first occurrence in this information with a trademark symbol (® or ™), these symbols indicate U.S. registered or commonlaw trademarks owned by IBM at the time this information was published. Such trademarks may also be registered or common lawtrademarks in other countries. A current list of IBM trademarks is available on the Web at “Copyright and trademark information” you have mentioned trademarks that are not from IBM, please update and add the following lines:[Insert any special 3rd party trademark names/attributions here]Other company, product, or service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.
  3. 3. Discover InformixMission Critical Applications Rely On Informix 8 of the top 10 U.S. Retailers 20 of the top 25 U.S. Supermarkets 95% of all telco service delivery providers Every VISA transaction authorization in U.S. United States “911” Emergency System IBM badge entry systems (and many others) © 2011 IBM Corporation IBM Confidential
  4. 4. Informix Helps Build a Smarter PlanetWe make sure you can buy We know the best waytickets online from A to B Ticketcorner delivers a Smart Ticketing Traffic Master delivers Smart Traffic system powered by Informix systems powered by Informix We deliver smarter We deliver packages faster We see hidden health care at patterns lower costWoman’s Health USA provides Unique Express manages driver andphysicians “back room” business vehicle resources with a Smartsupport powered by Informix Freight solution powered by Informix
  5. 5. Informix Flexible Gridfor Smarter Availability and Scalability “Informix Flexible Grid technology promises measurable IT cost savings for any size business.“ Romana Opletalova, General Manager, d-Prog Ltd.• Scale globally• Manage easily• Balance workloads• Rolling Upgrades• Heterogeneous• Avoid platform lock-in• Ideal for the Cloud
  6. 6. Smarter Transportation and Shipping What’s smart? • Enhanced customer service with user insight into 500,000 shipment checkpoints • Improved staff efficiencies with 12X faster system backups/administration • Reduced IT costs through compatibility with multiple platforms Smarter Business Outcomes • Reclaimed staff productivity enables new customer services and applications • Rapid growth is matched by performance and ease of scale-out“By using the Flexible Grid feature of Informix 11.7, our IT department has saved administrativetime that can now be used to create new functionality and applications for our customers.”~ Felipe Villegas, CIO, DHL Express Mexico
  7. 7. Smarter Gaming Game Show Network meets growing user demand and enhances revenue with around-the-clock game availability What’s smart? • High performance for tens of thousands of players per day enjoying 750,000 games per day with a single DBA • Projected 50-percent increase in analytics to match players based on similar skill- levels and to prevent fraud Smarter Business Outcomes • No unplanned downtime for past two years; avoidance of planned downtime • Avoidance of $100,000 expenditure for new server capacity“The Flexible Grid feature of Informix enables us to perform rolling upgrades without any outages,so players can go on playing with no interruption and no impact on our revenue. That’s worth itsweight in gold.”~ Susan Marciano, Vice President of Technical Operations, Game Show Network
  8. 8. Smarter Cloud Computing with Informix – Only database that can be utilized and provisioned in a cloud model on heterogeneous, commodity hardware – Easily manage the entire environment from a single console using a comprehensive set of administration commands – Modern development environment for cloud and mobile technology deployments – Provide around-the-clock services with virtually NO downtime, even for routine maintenance and upgrades – Manage workload utilization cost effectively for both OLTP and Decision Support applications
  9. 9. Informix for Cloud Computing Use Case - Direct to database cloud scenario Transactional App J2EE Operations App BI App Reservations Operations DB Data Mart HR DB Transactional DB Informix Cloud Console •Manage Utilization •Time to Value •Manage database provisioning •Time to Service •Manage workloads •DC optimization •Reduced Costs
  10. 10. Informix Warehouse Acceleratorfor Smarter Business IntelligenceWhat is it? How is it different?The Informix Warehouse Accelerator (IWA) is a  Performance. Unprecedented responseworkload optimized, appliance-like, add-on, that times to enable train of thought analysisenables the integration of business insights intooperational processes to drive winning strategies. frequently blocked by poor queryIt accelerates select queries, with unprecedented performance.response times.  Integration. Connects to IDS through deep integration providing transparency to all applications.  Transparency. applications connected to IDS, are entirely unaware of IUWE  Simplified administration. appliance-like hands-free operations, eliminating database tuning tasks Analytics at the Speed of Thought!
  11. 11. Informix Warehouse Accelerator Proof Points Analytics at the Speed of Thought CurrentCustomer/Industry IWA Solution % FasterLarge retail customer 55 sec 700 min 76,000Skechers 2 sec 45 min 135,000Government agency 15 min 9 hr 40 min 3,800European Agency 67 sec 90 min 8,000
  12. 12. Informix Warehouse Editions Informix Ultimate Warehouse Edition Informix Growth Warehouse Edition (available Q4)Components Informix Ultimate Edition Informix Growth Edition Informix Warehouse Accelerator Informix Warehouse Accelerator ISAO Studio ISAO Studio Informix CompressionLimits Max memory available Informix Growth Edition No core limits 16 cores, 16 GB memory max Informix on 4 platforms: Informix on 4 platforms: AIX64, Sol64, HPUX64, Linux-Intel64 AIX64, Sol64, HPUX64, Linux-Intel64 IWA on Linux-Intel 64 IWA on Linux-Intel 64 48 GB Max, 16 core limitTarget > 300 GB of raw data < 300 GB of raw data
  13. 13. Informix TimeSeries for Management of Interval Data • Time Series (interval) data is: – A set of data where each item is time-stamped • Think of an array where each element is indexed by time • Most useful when reading a range of data – “Give me Jan 1st thru Jan 10th elements from time series “X” • Access to one time series is usually completed before moving to the next time series19
  14. 14. A New Meter Data Management (MDM) Benchmark• WHO – IBM – AMT-SYBEX (IBM Business Partner; provider of solutions for Energy & Utility companies• WHAT – Joint benchmark test of AMT-SYBEX’s MDM solution, Affinity MeterFlow, using IBM Informix TimeSeries software to manage smart meter data – Tests conducted using a single IBM POWER7® system, utilizing 16 cores.• WHEN and WHERE – Performed at the IBM Power Systems Benchmark Center; Montpellier, France – August 2011
  15. 15. Unprecedented MDM Benchmark Results• 100 million meters! – End-to-end processing time < 8 hours (30-minute intervals)• 10 million meters! – End-to-end processing time < 36 minutes (30-minute intervals)• Linear results! – Overall processing time remained constant with increased historical data – Storage usage remained linear with increasing data • 31 days of meter data used < 4TB of standard storage
  16. 16. Informix Genero for Smarter Development of Mobile and Cloud-based Apps • Deploy apps faster with easy, graphical tools – Deploy in browser-based, GUI, Windows or mobile and cloud environments • Lower development costs – Improve developer productivity – Develop apps 5 to 10 times faster – Modernize existing 4GL apps Desktop, Web & Mobile"Genero is enabling us to shift our entire business model to Software as a Service at a pace we simply could notachieve with other tools. We have gone from green-screen to graphical desktop and now to cloud-based richinternet applications, all while maintaining our core Informix 4GL business logic. ~ George Pepper, Senior VicePresident, Operations, SunGard Public Sector
  17. 17. Smarter ManufacturingBöckmann Fahrzeugwerke meets growing user demand and enhancesrevenue through modernization of their applications. What’s smart? • Two-week migration of 4GL applications to Informix Genero, • 20 percent decrease in errors and 20 percent increase in productivity Smarter Business Outcomes • Retained 100% investment in years of business logic • Faster development enabling faster time-to-market“Genero saved us from having to redevelop all our applications, which we would have beenforced to do with a Java or .NET solution.”~ Ulrike Otersen, Manager of Software Development, Böckmann Fahrzeugwerke GmbH
  18. 18. Informix Deep Embed• Self-Configuring – Build a package containing: • Informix Server, • (Optional) pre-built database(s) • (Optional) applications – Package compression – Deployment Assistant/Utility – Deploy, decompress, and install the package on multiple systems – Can be used for media distribution, such as CDs• Self-Maintenance – Automated storage allocation – Allows chunks to be extended automatically – Adds chunks automatically when space is low – Customized thresholds for events• Self-Healing – Internal error handling and retries – Automatically timeout idle users – Automated storage optimization per custom settings – Automatically add CPU VPs to match hardware/licensing during start-up – Automated DB Scheduler tasks
  19. 19. Informix is embedded in Cisco’s Key Products • Informix was recognized as software vendor of the year at Cisco for 2011 • Informix is currently included in over 25+ products at Cisco • 100,000’s of customers run Informix – without Administration requirements “Cisco is taking advantage of the fact that Informix is easily embeddable, and also, the redundant capabilities that Informix has to allow us to use our distributed architecture to scale for our customers.” Phil Harris, Senior Director of Engineering, Cisco31
  20. 20. Discover InformixIBM has increasingly invested in Informix year over year since theacquisition Informix “Panther” Informix V11.50 V11.70 OpenAdmin Tool Informix Warehouse Informix Warehouse Accelerator in 2 new Informix “Cheetah” Feature, Editions editions V11.10 TimeSeries benchmark Compression Database Informix Genero Informix V10 Encryption Expert Infosphere CDC Support Default Content Store Column level Active-active Informix on Amazon, – Cognos Express encryption Clustering IBM Clouds Informix Choice Ed Informix Express Informix XPS 8.51 SQL Warehousing Tool Additional XPS Informix XPS SQL Admin API features in IDS V8.50 IBM Mashup Center Common Criteria Informix Open Source Informix V9.4 Informix .NET Certification Embedability Toolkit Project initiative provider Informix on zLinux Web 2.0 drivers and Informix System X Expanded Sales Tiger Red Brick V6.3 support cluster configurations team Informix Workgroup Edition Expanded Product Management team Informix Red Brick V6.2032 © 2011 IBM Corporation IBM Confidential
  21. 21. Discover Informix 10 Years of Performance Innovation …. (Business View) … while lowering Total Cost of Ownership IDS 9.4 IDS 10 IDS 11 IDS 11.5 Informix 11.7 IUWE 11.7Exceeding Higher OLTP OLTP Warehouse OLTP and Orders of7.31 Performance Excellence Performance Warehouse Magnitude BIPerformance compared to initiative Performance Performance IDS 9.4 Improved Excellence gains with IWAImproved Performance ImprovedEfficiencies with linear linear scale-out Optimal mixed scale-out with read/write workload on all performance secondaries © 2011 IBM Corporation IBM Confidential
  22. 22. Discover Informix2011 New Offerings and Announcements! Informix Ultimate Informix Growth Informix Genero Warehouse Edition Warehouse Edition• Announced • Mid-market • Business March 31st 2011 version of IUWE application dev• Several PoCs in • Announced Oct platform for progress 25, 2011 Informix• Single solution for • Available at a • IDE for legacy mixed workloads fraction of the cost Informix 4GL and• Ground-breaking of IUWE new biz app performance development for gains for Informix Warehouse workloads © 2011 IBM Corporation35 IBM Confidential
  23. 23. Discover InformixStrong Partner Ecosystem – Adding new partners constantly!! 69 new partners recruited worldwide in 2011 65% have solutions ported, 30% already selling Accounting, Telecom, Govt, Energy Financial, Security, Management, CRM, ERP Mobile Smart Metering © 2011 IBM Corporation36 IBM Confidential
  24. 24. Informix Long Term Roadmap 2012* Flexible Grid Informix vNext* Modernization Performance  Warehouse/BI improvements  Benchmarks Applications Availability  Informix TimeSeries enhancements Security 2014*  Informix for Cloud  Informix for Handhelds Informix vNext+* 2016*  Enhance Deep Embed  Distributed Informix vNext++*  Industry specific query processing on grid enhancements  Extend Grid to Continue to invest  Informix Genero non-database sources in Informix to Enhancements  Genero Enhancements increase its  SQL Enhancements for Grid  Cloud/Hadoop Enhancements strengths and to  Continued IBM S/W integration open new markets  Continued IBM S/W integration * Features and timeline Subject to change37
  25. 25. Discover InformixInformix Future Releases Informix Centaurus (vNext) – Key Themes Smart Data Embedability Modernization Cloud Warehouse © 2011 IBM Corporation38 IBM Confidential
  26. 26. Discover Informix Informix Centaurus – Themes and key features * Smart Data Modernization Warehouse Cloud Embedability•Enhanced SQL •OAT option on server •Support for trickle •Continued •Enhanced interface to timeseries install for supported feed with fragment Enhancements for compression with data platforms (welcome optimization Amazon and IBM Index, text/byte•Expand the ability to screen) •Integration with Smart Clouds compression replicate timeseries •Graphically create OpenAdminTool - •Query at the Grid •Table Purge by data demo db administration - level Time/Space •Guidance on basic estimation of how •Unified Connection •Enhanced storage tasks much acceleration Manager for Single or mgmt with Primary •Start/Stop server can be achieved Cluster nodes Storage Manager •Onconfig •Data Concurrency - •SDS Failover when (replaces ISM) recommendations adding IWA clones for TCP connections are •Enhance Private parallel query lost Server Replication •Multi-server execution •Improved SQL dashboard •OAT support for IWA Compatability (OLTP and OLAP) •OAT lite for mobile devices •Additional SPL enhancements * Features and timeline Subject to change © 2011 IBM Corporation 39 IBM Confidential
  27. 27. Informix Early Access Program• IBM Informix Early Access Program – Get early access to new capabilities – Prototype solutions in your environment for faster deployment – Access to IBM resources through lab advocates – Assist the IBM Information Management team in defining the product roadmap Sign Up Now
  28. 28. 2012 IIUG Informix Conference April 22 – 25, 2012 San Diego California, USA San Diego Marriott Mission ValleyThe Board of Directors of the International Informix Users Group (IIUG) announces the IIUG 2012 Informix Conference, to be held at the San Diego Marriott Mission Valley on April 22-25, 2012. For more details visit the official conference web site Attention Speakers: We are now accepting Presentation Proposals thru Nov. 1, 2012. Details at the conference web site.
  29. 29. Wherever you plan to go withyour data in the next decade,IBM Informix software can helpyou get there.
  30. 30. Thank you!
  31. 31. Extras
  32. 32. Informix Warehouse Accelerator Performance Tests• Queries faster by 100 times! – Large retail customer reduces query times from 700 mins to 55 secs – Shoe retailer reduces longest running query from 45 mins to 2 secs – Government agency reduces report time from 9 hrs 40 mins to 15 mins – European government agency reduces query time from 90 mins to 67 secs• Scales up on latest Intel Hardware! – IWA scales up in SMP and scales out in cluster – IWA takes full advantage of Intel chips – Double digit performance improvement on newer chips with no change in software
  33. 33. Benefits of Informix Warehouse Accelerator• 3rd generation database management technology utilizing in-memory, columnar approach• Provides predicate evaluation on compressed data• Requires no change to queries submitted either directly or via 3rd-party tools• Utilizes low-cost commodity hardware• Eliminates time-consuming query tuning• Eliminates building of cubes/summary tables
  34. 34. Informix Helps German Aerospace Center (DLR) Assess Damage after Japanese TsunamiThe German Remote Sensing Data Center(DFD) leverages Informix Grid andGeodetic technology to gather data to helpassess damage. German and European satellite missions rely on the archival and access services of DFD‘s Data and Information Management System. ‘‘Informix with Geodetic technology provides us with the necessary performance and scalability for ongoing and future satellite missions“ Eberhard Mikusch, Head of the Information Technology Department, German Remote Sensing Data Center © 2011 IBM Corporation
  35. 35. Regulatory, Asset, Device Informed Decision-making Risk and and Service Compliance Monitoring Management Improved Informed Customer Decision Experience Making Add ‘intelligence’ in the Intelligent Utility Network Asset Business Lifecycle Process Management Automation Security Solutions Morristown Status Phase A Current (AMPS) Phase B Current (AMPS) Phase C Current (AMPS) Intraday Phase Current Phase A Voltage Phase B voltage Phase C Voltage Morristown Status Neutral Phase A Angle Phase A Angle Phase A Angle Information management with InfoSphere Warehouse, Netezza, and Informix Time Series integrates disparate data and systems Provide meaningful information and insights to the utility’s various stakeholders with Cognos Business Intelligence and SPSS Statistical Analysis Optimize business performance, organization and planning with iLog Optimization Business event monitoring with WebSphere Decision Server helps visualize, detect, evaluate, correlate and respond to business events and improves utility operations and planning58
  36. 36. Celebrating 10 Years of Smarter Innovations Pricing & Packaging Most Under-appreciated New Informix Editions Non-blocking checkpoint Developer Edition SQL Updates HDR/SDS/RSS Warehouse Free Downloads Packaging & Pricing Multi-index processing IWA SQL Admin API Performance with little effort IUWE Transaction Survival SQL enhancements Star/Snowflake schema Star/Snowflake joins Transaction SurvivalAutonomics Storage ProvisioningAuto-update Statistics Multi-page sizesDynamic Configurations Big chunksNon-blocking Checkpoint CompressionStorage provisioning Re-pack & re-shrink Online partitioning Increased # chunks& dbspaces ER Mach 11 Online repair & templates Online everything Embed enhancements Intelligent Embed ER improvements Flexible HA Extreme Performance HDR/SDS/RSS Flexible Grid Connection Manager © 2011 IBM Corporation
  37. 37. Fiber Optic Acoustic SecurityOffering Overview• TerraEchos ADELOS S4 Sensor Array provides covert Pain Points surveillance capabilities to detect, classify, and act on threats to critical infrastructure. S4 Security System• Fiber Optic Acoustic sensor technology licensed from US • Reliability and Stability are paramount and need to Navy and digital signal processing hardware built by S&K function for years without significant upgrades Electronics • Advanced functionality of Spatial & Time Series data• Built using IBM Technology (InfoSphere Streams, Informix required with Spatial and TimeSeries) • Scalable, stream-based analytics required to handle Gigabytes of data per second Benefits Critical Infrastructure Security • Single strand of fiber optic cable buried covertly • Ability to detect and track multiple targets along fiber optic zones • Zones are flexible and can be redefined programmatically • Advanced Signature Classification libraries • Integrated detection into actionable workflow
  38. 38. SWG Industry frameworks in IBM61
  39. 39. Informix Performance Benchmarks and Testing Meter Data Management (MDM) benchmark used Informix TimeSeries technology built on top of high performing Informix database engine MDM benchmark IWA performance tests demonstrate Informix can meet any performance challenge across a broad spectrum of industries  Leverages Informix’s dynamically scalable multi-threaded architecture  Exploits efficient checkpoints, direct I/O, optimal disk fragmentation etc.  Exploits hardware capabilities (e.g. IWA benchmark) for maximum performance The Benchmarks proved Informix database specifically solves a key data management challenges which other database cannot solve without massive hardware. Expect to recruit new partners and win new business as result of interest generated by these benchmarks MDM Benchmark helped created visibility and re-vitalize Informix within IBM GBS and S&D teams who are focusing on IBM’s Smarter Planet solutions IWA Performance results are generating significant interest from Informix install base for mixed workload applications
  40. 40. Smarter Cloud Computing Doing more with less Reduce capital expenditures and operational expenses Reducing risk Ensure the right levels of security and resiliency across all business data and processes Higher quality services Improve quality of services and deliver new services that help the business grow and reduce costs Breakthrough agility Increase ability to quickly deliver new services to capitalize on opportunities while containing costs and managing risk