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Informix Denies Patent Infringement Allegations by IBM


On February 7, Informix Corporation (NASDAQ:IFMX) announced it was vigorously denying accusations by International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM) of patent infringement in some of Informix's core database technology, and may launch a counter-suit.

informix  filed an action against Informix in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware alleging infringement of several United States patents owned by IBM. Informix strongly believes that the allegations are utterly devoid of merit and intends to defend the action vigorously and to assert such claims against IBM as may be appropriate. IBM accuses Informix of patent infringements in several of its database-related products, including Informix-OnLine and Informix-OnLine Dynamic Server, two of Read More

Informix Goes Vertical With Software Vendor ADRM


Informix has announced a strategic alliance with Applied Data Resource Management (ADRM) to develop industry-specific data models to provide packaged components for business intelligence and e-business analytics.

informix  With Software Vendor ADRM Informix Goes Vertical With Software Vendor ADRM M. Reed - June 30, 2000 Event Summary Informix has announced a strategic alliance with Applied Data Resource Management (ADRM) to develop industry-specific data models to provide packaged analytic components for business intelligence and e-business analytics. The alliance was originally discussed with Ardent Software before their merger with Informix. ADRM currently supports over 10 industries with 23 lines of business and 30 Read More

Informix Decides to Start Analyzing Websites


Informix, a leader in data warehousing and business intelligence software, has developed an application named i. Decide Web Success that promises to provide dot-coms and clicks-and-mortar organizations with a database independent platform for analyzing their web data.

informix  to Start Analyzing Websites Informix Decides to Start Analyzing Websites L. Talarico - October 13, 2000 Event Summary Informix Corporation (Nasdaq: IFMX), recently announced that i.Decide Web Success, an application promising to provide e-businesses a set of tools to integrate web data with enterprise data, would be available November 15. i.Decide Web Success has analytical capabilities that combine traditional business intelligence tools with web monitoring and analysis tools. Informix is able to Read More

Informix Holds Fire Sale on Linux Database


Informix announced its continued commitment and investment to the Linux community with the release of Foundation.2000 and Cloudscape 3.0 on Linux.

informix  Cloudscape 3.0 on Linux. Informix committed to bring all core server products to the Linux platform, including its business intelligence suite. Linux demonstrated versions of Informix Internet Foundation.2000, Cloudscape, Redbrick and Extended Parallel Server (XPS) at LinuxWorld 2000. Informix also announced special price promotions for Foundation.2000, Intel Architecture on Linux, and demonstrated the first Linux-based web-warehousing solution. Customers have a variety of purchase options. A single Read More

Informix to Acquire Ardent Software-Another Vendor's Attempt at End-to-End Data Warehousing


Informix« (NASDAQ: IFMX) and Ardent Software (NASDAQ: ARDT) today announced that they have reached a definitive agreement to combine their operations in a transaction valued, on a fully diluted basis, at approximately $880 million, based on the closing price of Informix common stock on November 30, 1999. The combination creates a $1 billion company in open software infrastructure for what Informix refers to as the "i.Economy". Ardent's components and solutions will continue to be marketed independent of the underlying database technology.

informix  the closing price of Informix common stock on November 30, 1999. The combination accelerates the strategies of both companies and creates a $1 billion market leader in open software infrastructure for the i.Economy. According to Jean-Yves Dexmier, president and chief executive officer of Informix, In today''s i.Economy, businesses must continually update their product offerings and business processes to remain competitive. The Web is where customers, partners and prospects go to obtain information, buy Read More

Software Development Services


Hi-Tech Export does application development on both Windows and Linux platforms. The company has experience in developing client/server and multitier database applications as well as stand-alone desktop solutions. Hi-Tech is focused on delivering customized application software solutions for client/server platforms and the Web. Hi-Tech also takes care of more routine IT tasks like application maintenance (bug fixes, new features, etc.), testing of web-based solutions, and web publishing. Hi-Tech Export's typical services include - Client/server based software application in various platforms like Visual Basic, SQL Server, Oracle, etc. - Web application development in .NET, Java, ASP, PHP, etc. - Systems Programming in C, C++, and Perl - Migration of systems from one database system to another e.g. SQL Server to Oracle, Informix to Oracle, etc. Hi-Tech Export also provides life cycle testing of web-based applications and client/server products. It automates test runs wherever possible and uses off-the-shelf tools to reduce testing cycle time.  

informix  SQL Server to Oracle, Informix to Oracle, etc. Hi-Tech Export also provides life cycle testing of web-based applications and client/server products. It automates test runs wherever possible and uses off-the-shelf tools to reduce testing cycle time. Read More

Enterprise Applications Battlefield Mid-Year Scoreboard


While it is apparent that software giants are in a better position to endure any economic adversity, no single vendor can be lulled into complacency for very long. Consequently, there will be more baffled investors, but also somewhat encouraged small vendors with inimitable value propositions.

informix  by 11% including the Informix acquisition. In a nutshell, integration technology and services remain IBM''s strong suit and reliable performers even in a depressed market. The IBM Global Services ( IGS ) business was somewhat static though, as it recorded its second consecutive declining quarter with revenues down 1% to $8.7 billion, although it is still far and away the largest component in IBM''s arsenal accounting for about 44% of revenues. Therefore, at the end of July, IBM (arguably unexpectedly) Read More

SouthWare Excellence Series: Making Excellence Easier Part Four: Application Analysis & Development Environment


This is a complete service management system that is comprised of four specific applications to help companies manage service contracts, track service histories and required preventive maintenance for each piece of equipment under service contract, daily planning and dispatch, and service invoicing.

informix  such as Oracle , Informix , Sybase , ODBC , C-ISAM , Btrieve , or MINISAM . Users can even mix multiple structures on the same system, and with the same version of object code. Fast Performance : COBOL was designed for fast and reliable data handling. Data manipulation and throughput continue to be strengths of the COBOL language. Portability : Acucobol object code is fully portable across over 600 platforms without recompiling. Acucobol users can run the same object program on any platform Acucobol Read More

Battle Booty from Oracle's Victory Over PeopleSoft


Through the PeopleSoft acquisition, Oracle hereby gains a new customer base, increased market share, expertise, immediate recurring revenue sources, and new and overlapping products. However, keeping PeopleSoft's customers will take a great deal of diplomatic customer management and savvy engineering.

informix  a rival database company, Informix , in the late 1990s, Oracle''s CEO reportedly said there is no point in spending money on acquiring a company whose customers know it is going nowhere; instead, one should spend to acquiring the customer base. Yet, for Oracle the trouble may lie in that these users have shunned Oracle''s applications in the past in favor of PeopleSoft or J.D. Edwards . In other words, if these folks have selected PeopleSoft over Oracle thinking that the first was a superior product, why Read More

Attaining Real Time, On-demand Information Data: Contemporary Business Intelligence Tools


Demand for instant access to dispersed information is being met by vendors offering enterprise business intelligence tools and suites. Portlet standardization, enterprise information integration, and corporate performance management are among the proposed solutions, but do they really deliver real time information?

informix  its short-term foster parent Informix , when Ascential was acquired by IBM , and See IBM Buys What''s Left of Informix ). Other vendors include Applix , arcplan , ProClarity , Siebel Systems , OutlookSoft , C ombineNet , and SPSS . Obviously, these vendors have different origins. Some are traditional database vendors and enterprise application vendors; others were BI suite vendors, pure players in certain niches (such as enterprise reporting), while some have evolved to cover multiple bases. Lately most Read More

Information Builders Did It iWay


Information Builders plans to spin off its middleware technology group (which develops and supports the EDA middleware product) into a new wholly owned subsidiary named iWay Software. The move is supposed to allow Information Builders (IBI) to concentrate on the WebFocus and Focus business intelligence products, while allowing iWay to handle e-business integration.

informix  Systems), i2 Technologies , Informix and others, who are participating in a variety of cross-licensing, co-marketing, and OEM agreements. Other vendors in this market space will have to make sure that they keep up with iWay, since the new spin-off starts out with an established customer base (from the EDA product, which has been on the market for ten years), name recognition in accounts (particularly due to the Focus products), existing agreements with partners, and an already-trained consulting staff. Read More

CPortals Technologies Aims for the Middle


CPortals Technologies has based their CPortals Integration Suite on the InteBroker product on the assumptions that businesses, particularly in the e-commerce space, will have to re-invent themselves regularly, and that reducing complexity in the solution is a key to success. InteBroker is designed to provide message brokering via publish/subscribe and store & forward messaging technologies.

informix  established players, such as Informix/Ardent, Informatica, Business Objects, and others. Customers should insist on a contractual timeframe for delivery of a solution, and seek reference sites (preferably in their vertical market space), which have been successful with the product suite. Read More

Sunny Malta as an Nearshore IT Outsourcing Location


Enterprises, largely based in the US, UK, Japan, and Austraila, are turning to offshoring as a way to minimize costs. The biggest offshoring region is currently India; however, the logistics and costs of outsourcing to this region has caused enterprises to look to other areas, such as Malta. Malta is a promising nearshore IT outsourcing location because of its geography, investment in IT, and capability.

informix  PeopleSoft), MS SQL, Powerbuilder, Informix, etc The companies are ISO 9001 certified and use well appreciated methodologies such as RUP and DSDM and support frameworks like ITIL The IT companies invest heavily in know how Strong international focus since Maltese market has become saturated Most of these companies thrive on demand from the UK, Ireland and Libya Malta is geographically attractive as an IT Outsourcing location   Maltese are fluent in Maltese, English, Italian and sometimes Arabic The Read More

Delivering Operational Excellence with Innovation: Enterprise Services Architecture for Enterprise Resource Planning


Changing business practices, especially those that consolidate business and IT functions, requires careful research and decision making. For companies needing to move beyond traditional enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems, enterprise service applications (ESA) can help reduce the complexity of having disparate IT systems. Find out about the benefits of ESA and how it can help you achieve operational excellence.

informix  WebSphere, Netfinity, Tivoli, and Informix are trademarks or registered trademarks of IBM Corporation. Oracle is a registered trademark of Oracle Corporation. UNIX, X/Open, OSF/1, and Motif are registered trademarks of the Open Group. Citrix, ICA, Program Neighborhood, MetaFrame, WinFrame, VideoFrame, and MultiWin are trademarks or registered trademarks of Citrix Systems, Inc. HTML, XML, XHTML and W3C are trademarks or registered trademarks of W3C ® , World Wide Web Consortium, Massachusetts Institute Read More

Essential ERP-Its Underpinning Technology


In its simplest sense, enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems create interactive environments designed to help companies manage and analyze the business processes associated with manufacturing goods, such as inventory control, order taking, accounting, and much more.

informix  DB2 , Oracle , Informix , et Microsoft SQL Serveur . Bien souvent, les éditeurs même de ces logiciels n’offrent pas d’alternative quant à la marque de bases de données à utiliser. Jusqu’à tout récemment, le produit Sybase était laissé pour compte mais a rattrapé son retard. De plus, ce n’est pas l’apanage de tous les éditeurs d’ERP que d’être compatible avec la plupart des bases de données largement utilisées de nos jours. Mais le marché est en perpétuel changement. Selon Read More