Name: IBM DB2
Website: www-01.ibm.com/software/data/db2/
Description:

IBM’s DB2 Database Software provides industry leading performance, reliability, and scale on any types of platform including Linux, Unix, and Windows.

The DB2 delivers unparalleled efficiency for staffing and storage, and allows users to connect desktop and palm-top apps to mainframe and minicomputer host databases.

DB2’s technology provides a clear competitive advantage through it its continued improvements in SQL, XML and integrated business intelligence capabilities.

DB2’s SQL compatibility feature enables customers to migrate more easily from Oracle. It has the ability to slash the time and effort needed to move applications from one database to another.

Proof to DB2’s effectiveness is the huge number of big companies utilizing it. In fact, Coca-Cola, the largest independent company in the United States has been using DB2 10 to drive increased performance and lower software and hardware costs.