IBM Support

Knowledge Collection: The Informix Dynamic Server Migration Station

Technote (FAQ)


Question

How can you migrate from Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, Sybase, and other database platforms to IBM Informix Database Server (IDS)?

Answer

Migration tracks to IDS

The IBM Migration Toolkit helps you migrate or transition to Informix IDS , and DB2 on a variety of platforms including Windows (2000, NT 4.0, and XP), AIX, Linux, HP, and Solaris. Its graphical interface guides you through the migration of complex databases.

Learn more in this overview of the IBM Migration Toolkit.

Migrate Microsoft SQL Server to IDS
The IBM Migration Toolkit helps you migrate your Microsoft SQL Server to IDS on a variety of platforms including Windows, AIX, Linux, and Solaris. The migration toolkit is part of the comprehensive offering.

Migrate Oracle to IDS
If your users constantly complain about Oracle being slow, you need to consider migrating them over to IBM Informix Dynamic Server. Read on as to why and how. It is easy.
Migrate Sybase to Informix Dynamic Server (IDS)
The IBM Migration Toolkit helps you migrate your Sybase database to IDS version 11.50 on a variety of platforms including Windows, AIX, Linux, and Solaris. The migration toolkit is part of the comprehensive "DB2 Migrate Now!" offering.
Migrate MySQL to IDS version 11.50 for Linux
Linux developers can speed up their migration from MySQL to IDS for Linux with this migration toolkit.

Learn more

Informix zone on developerWorks (Developer resources - Free)

Informix Training and certification

The next evolution of Informix® Dynamic Server (IDS).

International Informix User Group

Informix Information Center (Documentation)

Get tech support

Informix product support (Self help and other support programs)

Get customized migration assistance
If your company is ready to transform its complex applications or entire business processes to e-business on demand, then you should contact IBM services experts to assist you.

IBM Software Services for Information Management (Consultation and support services)

Software Migration Project Office (Consultation and support services)

Document information

More support for: Informix Servers

Software version: 11.5, 11.7, 12.1

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 1271987

Modified date: 29 July 2009


Translate this page: