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Informix Webcasts by Thomas Beebe, Art Kagel, Lester Knutsen and Mike Walker - more for 2019 coming soon...

We are pleased to share our Webcast series for Informix DBAs - "Informix Best Practices". We will discuss configuration, disk layout, backups, performance tuning, and high availability disaster recovery implementation. Our Informix Best Practices are based on over 30 years of experience managing and tuning database systems. The webcast will be presented by Lester Knutsen, Principal Database Consultant, Art Kagel, Tom Beebe, and Mike Walker, IBM Informix Champions from Advanced DataTools.

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Lester Knutsen

Informix SQL Explain - Using the SQL Optimizer Query Explain Plan by Lester Knutsen - Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 2:00pm EDT Register here

How does the Informix SQL Optimizer choose which index or table or access method to use when running your SQL? This presentation will focus on how to view and understand the SQL Explain plan to see how your SQL is executed. The SQL Explain plan will provide times for each step in your process.


Lester Knutsen

Informix Update Statistics - Best Practices for Informix DBAs by Lester Knutsen - Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 2:00pm EST Register here

Informix has Automated Update Statistics built into the server. Update Statistics collects metrics to enable the server to run your SQL faster. How do you monitor what tables and indexes need to have the statistics updated and manage Automated Update Statistics (AUS)?

Coming in 2020 - Informix Tutorials Webcast Series

View our past Webcast Replays on Informix Performance Tuning and using Informix and the Internet of Things (IoT)