Introducing the Early Program for Informix IDS 11.50.xC4

The IBM Information Management team announces the Informix Dynamic Server (IDS) 11.50.xC4 Early Program and invites your participation.

Overview of the program

IBM. Informix. Dynamic Server 11.50.xC4 continues the IDS legacy of high performance, reliability, scalability, low cost of administration with enhancements in the areas of:

Objectives of the program

The objectives of the early program are:

Benefits of participating in the program

By participating, you will get early exposure to new capabilities and assist the IBM Information Management team in defining the roadmap. By having access to IBM resources through lab advocates, you will ensure successful deployment of newIDS features. By having early access to the upcoming release, you will be able to prototype solutions in your environment for faster deployment.

Summary of the enhancements to IDS

IDS 11.50.xC4 includes the following functionality:


Ideal participants in this program are users from a variety of industries, including Retail, Financial Services, Telecommunications (Industrial), Government, Health, and Research.

What is expected from participants

Participants in the program must:

Program schedule

These are planned dates and are subject to change.

How do I participate?

For next steps, contact Madhuri Ahuja (e-mail:, Customer Validation Manager.

(24 January 2009)