Other Names:

IMS/ESA
IMS/MVS
IMS/VS

Categories:

Databases + Transactions

Status:

 Active

Vendor:

IBM

Platforms:

z/OS  

Short Description:

Database manager and transaction manager
 

Detail:

Information Management System (IMS). Hierarchical database management system and transaction management system. IBMs premier mainframe database system until the release of DB2.

Originally designed in 1969 for the Apollo space program.

IBM Product IDs:

  • IMS 13.x Product ID: 5635-A04 
  • IMS 12.x Product ID: 5635-A03
  • IMS 11.x Product ID: 5635-A02
  • IMS 10.x Product ID: 5635-A01 
  • IMS 9.x Product ID: 5635-J38
  • IMS 8.x Product ID: 5635-C56 
  • IMS 7.x Product ID: 5635-B01
  • IMS 6.x Product ID: 5655-158
  • IMS 5.x Product ID: 5695-176
  • IMS/ESA 4.x DB Product ID: 5685-012
  • IMS/ESA 4.x TM Product ID: 5685-013
  • IMS/ESA 3.x DB Product ID: 5665-408
  • IMS/ESA 3.x TM Product ID: 5665-409
  • IMS/VS 2.x Product ID: 5665-332
  • IMS/VS 1.x Product ID: 5740-XX2 

Entry last updated: 30-Mar-2014