IBM Informix Developer Edition
Free developer edition with all options for developers and system architects
- The Informix Developer Edition has all the features of the Enterprise Edition.
- In addition, there is the optional Storage Optimization feature.
- Only for use in development and test environments, Informix Developer Edition is free of charge.
Scope and functions
- The Developer Edition is limited to the use of one CPU core,
- maximum 1 GB memory
- and 8 GB data.
- This edition is intended for development and testing only.
- Use in production systems is not permitted.
- The Developer Edition is licensed by IBM as a programm with no warranty.
License details can be viewed on our website.
- Download can be done directly on the IBM website.
- This is a free-of-charge edition.
(All price information in EURO, non-binding and exclusively for business partners in Germany.)
Functions, features, limits
|Innovator-C Edition||Express Edition||Developer Edition||Workgroup Edition||Enterprise Edition||Advanced Developer||Advanced Workgroup||Advanced Enterprise|
Valid for available version
|CPU VP / Cores max||1||4||1||24||unlimited||16||unlimited||unlimited|
|Memory maximal||2 GB||8 GB||1 GB||32 GB||unlimited||unlimited||16 GB OLTP
48 GB IWA
|Storage maximal||8 GB||unlimited||8 GB||unlimited||unlimited||unlimited||ca. 250 GB Warehouse||unlimited|
|TimeSeries / Sensor-Data||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes|
|Encryption at rest||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes|
|Label based access control||no||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes|
|High Availability Cluster (H/A)||no||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes|
|Secondarys maximal||no Sec.||one Sec.||unlimited||two Sec.||unlimited||unlimited||two Sec.||unlimited|
|The ability to execute SQL or NoSQL DML operations (read, write, update, delete) on a H/A cluster secondary node. Note: If SQL or NoSQL DML operations are executed on a secondary instance, the secondary instance must be fully licensed|
|Continuous Log Restore||no||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes|
|CLR secondary is provided by the ontape and ON-Bar backup utilities|
|Enterprise Replication (ER)||no||two nodes||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes||yes|
|The ability for a SQL/NoSQL session connected to a database in one instance to execute a DML operation using data from another database in a different instance|
|Parallel operations refers to the ability to execute SQL operations in parallel and includes parallel index build, high-performance loader, and ON-Bar parallel backup, and restore|
|Partitioning refers to the ability to fragment a table or index based on logical rules to improve data access and parallel processing|
|Data Warehouse (IWA)||no||no||no||no||no||yes||yes||yes|
(All information is non-binding and only for information purposes - there is no claim to completeness. The scope and features of the products are determined by IBM's publications, IBM license terms, IBM announcement letters, product documentation and additional publications of the manufacturer.)