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IBM Informix

7.2 / 10

What is IBM Informix?

IBM® Informix® is forging new frontiers with its embeddability and unique ability to seamlessly integrate SQL, NoSQL/JSON, timeseries and spatial data, with a rich set of APIs, including REST, that enhance development simplicity, flexibility and time to market.

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IBM Informix Ratings

Real user data aggregated to summarize the product performance and customer experience.
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77 Likeliness to Recommend

74 Plan to Renew

66 Satisfaction of Cost Relative to Value

Down 1
Since last award

Emotional Footprint Overview

+58 Net Emotional Footprint

The emotional sentiment held by end users of the software based on their experience with the vendor. Responses are captured on an eight-point scale.

How much do users love IBM Informix?

16% Negative
16% Neutral
68% Positive


  • Friendly Negotiation
  • Fair
  • Generous Negotitation
  • Transparent


  • Leverages Incumbent Status
  • Less Reliable
  • Vendor Friendly Policies

Feature Ratings

Average 78

High Availability


Database Management


Data Monitoring and Administration


Data Protection and Security


Systems Performance Management


Data Virtualization


Data Backup


High Speed & Online Transaction Processing


Cloud/On-Prem/Hybrid Deployment


Distributed Processing


Hybrid Transaction and Analytical Support


Vendor Capability Ratings

Average 75

Quality of Features


Ease of Implementation


Ease of Customization


Usability and Intuitiveness


Breadth of Features


Availability and Quality of Training


Ease of IT Administration


Vendor Support


Ease of Data Integration


Business Value Created


Product Strategy and Rate of Improvement


IBM Informix Reviews

Jessie Sofia F.

  • Role: Human Resources
  • Industry: Other
  • Involvement: End User of Application
Validated Review
Verified Reviewer

Submitted Feb 2021

The support of our team

Likeliness to Recommend

9 / 10

What differentiates IBM Informix from other similar products?

It is a fairly complete product, and our clients use it for different applications in various types, in addition, the data analysis is carried out through this platform, the sizes of the databases are quite varied and their maximum capacities are very extensive, without a doubt it is distinguished to the competition and is used by many people in the industry regardless of the size of the companies, the results granted are quite good.

What is your favorite aspect of this product?

It is a fairly solid product in terms of OLTP and as if that were not enough it is an excellent option to carry out transactions from any system regardless of the amount of volume. It is a very real product for integrated systems and using it as an integrated database engine the result is splendid, as well as its ability to integrate time series data when relational makes it ideal for different types of monitoring and in turn for analytical data processing. time oriented.

What do you dislike most about this product?

an exceptional product which has a lot of functions and honestly there are not many bad things in it it has an excellent feedback mechanism and it has an online system to be able to offer improvements from the point of view of us users this is how new ones are incorporated versions constantly with suggestions given by ourselves.

What recommendations would you give to someone considering this product?

It is a product that can adapt to almost any type of environment and thus satisfy the needs of any type of company even if the requirement to be integrated into the hardware this product does so efficiently. it is quite suitable for transaction processing which means that it has a technology that is among the best concentrating different types of business requirements both transactional and analytical processing as well as structured data storage and processing.


  • Continually Improving Product
  • Performance Enhancing
  • Efficient Service
  • Transparent

  • Role: Information Technology
  • Industry: Technology
  • Involvement: IT Development, Integration, and Administration
Validated Review
Anonymous Reviewer

Submitted Mar 2021

Amazing products

Likeliness to Recommend

10 / 10


  • Continually Improving Product
  • Enables Productivity
  • Trustworthy
  • Unique Features

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