The world is becoming more and more instrumented, interconnected, and intelligent in what IBM® terms a smarter planet, with more and more data being collected for analysis. In trade magazines, this trend is called big data.
As part of this trend, the following types of time-based information are collected:
information over time to optimize energy usage.
IBM Informix® TimeSeries is optimized for the processing of time-based data and can provide the following benefits:
This IBM Redbooks® publication is for people who want to implement a solution that revolves around time-based data. It gives you the information that you need to get started and be productive with Informix TimeSeries.
Chapter 1. Overview of IBM Informix
Chapter 2. A use case for the Informix TimeSeries feature
Chapter 3. Defining your TimeSeries environment
Chapter 4. Implementing Informix TimeSeries
Chapter 5. Querying TimeSeries data
Chapter 6. Managing the ecosystem
Appendix A. Reference material
Appendix B. Enterprise historian database example
Appendix C. Distribution grid monitoring enabler