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LinuxPR: Informix, Compaq and SuSE Team to Deliver Alpha Linux Computing Platform

Aug 17, 2000, 17:22 (0 Talkback[s])

"Informix Corporation (Nasdaq: IFMX), the technology leader in software infrastructure for the i.Economy, today announced that the Informix Dynamic Server.2000 (IDS.2000) database engine running with SuSE Linux on Compaq Computer Corporation Alpha processor is now available for customer shipments."

"This new release of IDS.2000 is the result of a three-way relationship between Informix, Compaq, and SuSE to bring the power and memory capacity of Compaq's 64-bit Alpha system to the Linux market place."

"IDS.2000 is the database server at the heart of Informix Internet Foundation.2000, a 24x7, high-performance, fully extensible database management platform designed for Internet capable applications. "The availability of IDS.2000 on the Alpha processor is another indication of our full commitment to the Linux environment," said Jim Foy, senior vice president, database business operations, Informix. "The availability of our IDS.2000 database management system on Linux Alpha gives users the power, scalability, and flexibility they need to compete in the new i.Economy at a very favorable price."

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