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Pros
"For IoT business cases, having Informix Enterprise Edition work on edge computers, like Raspberry Pi and using Informix replication, makes complex situations simple to build and maintain.""The initial setup is pretty easy.""So far, we do not have a lot of issues. It's pretty problem-free.""The solution's stability, performance, enhanced functionality, and replication are all great features."

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"Maintaining databases is a valuable feature for us.""The feature that I like on Multitenant is the ease - it is very easy for my team to run the database."

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Cons
"Continue extending the SQL language for compatibility with the competition's language, including Stored Procedure Language.""The pricing is a bit expensive.""The solution really doesn't add new features very often.""There should be more intelligence surrounding discovering data to be able to automatically create indexes."

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"It would be beneficial to include this solution with Oracle Enterprise, but Oracle charges additional fees for it.""This solution is a bit complicated when collecting from containers - that feature should be a bit better."

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"The free edition can be enough to handle moderate-size implementations, but you may want a pay for edition to benefit from more functionality, such as replication."

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Top Answer: The initial setup is pretty easy.
Top Answer: The pricing is a little high, however, Oracle, for example, is a bit higher still.
Top Answer: What they're saying today is that IBM did not do the right thing with the old database of Informix. We need more marketing solutions for Informix as the marketing for Informix is very low here in Rio… more »
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Informix
Oracle Pluggable Database
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Overview
Informix is one of the most widely used database servers offering high levels of performance and availability, distinctive capabilities, & minimal overhead.

Oracle Multitenant - an Oracle Database 12c Enterprise Edition option – introduces a new architecture that enables customers to easily consolidate multiple databases, without changing their applications. This new architecture delivers all the benefits of managing many databases as one, yet retains the isolation and resource prioritization of separate databases. In addition, Oracle Multitenant enables rapid provisioning and upgrades, and fully complements other options including Oracle Real Application Clusters and Active Data Guard. p>

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Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company31%
Comms Service Provider23%
Government7%
Financial Services Firm6%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company36%
Comms Service Provider19%
Government7%
Financial Services Firm6%
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Small Business33%
Midsize Enterprise22%
Large Enterprise44%
REVIEWERS
Small Business50%
Midsize Enterprise20%
Large Enterprise30%
Find out what your peers are saying about IBM Informix vs. Oracle Multitenant and other solutions. Updated: September 2021.
543,936 professionals have used our research since 2012.

IBM Informix is ranked 8th in Relational Databases with 5 reviews while Oracle Multitenant is ranked 13th in Relational Databases with 2 reviews. IBM Informix is rated 8.8, while Oracle Multitenant is rated 8.6. The top reviewer of IBM Informix writes "Many embedded functionalities of the engine allow for significant savings on complex developments and maintenance". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Oracle Multitenant writes "User friendly database that is easy for my team to run ". IBM Informix is most compared with SQL Server, Oracle Database, MySQL and IBM Db2 Database, whereas Oracle Multitenant is most compared with MariaDB, SQL Server, IBM Db2 Database, SAP HANA and Oracle Database. See our IBM Informix vs. Oracle Multitenant report.

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