Think outside the relational box.


Accelerate smart meter and sensor solutions

In today's interconnected and instrumented world, a growing number of sensors and smart meters are creating time stamped data – data captured in sequence, to be processed and analyzed in chronological order.

Think "smart meters" in the energy and utilities industry. Smart meters use interval data to deliver significant benefits to energy and utility organizations and their customers. Yet, these organizations are challenged with how to load, store and query the vast amount of instrumented data.

Enter IBM Informix software. A recent industry benchmark demonstrates that Informix, with its built-in TimeSeries capability, offers unprecedented performance and scalability. Its advantages include: