Ingres provides a foundation to support mission-critical production applications. It provides organisations with a relational DBMS that fully models their businesses and allows the complete integration of existing applications and data. Ingres ICE (Internet Commerce Enabled) allows users to easily create and maintain highly scalable and manageable Web applications.
- Site licence for less than the price of 2 processors
- Flexible licence periods, between 1 and 3 years
- Fixed pricing until 31 December 2014
Higher and Further Education instituions in the UK, Associated Sites and Universities and Third Level Colleges in the Republic of Ireland.
Eduserv has had an Agreement for Ingres software since 1990 and this has been amended and extended a number of times since. The current Chest Agreement runs until 31 December 2014.
Full product descriptions can be found at the Actian website: http://www.actian.com/
This Agreement covers an Ingres Product Bundle consisting of the following individual products:
Ingres Enterprise Relational Database
OpenROAD Developer and Runtime
Enterprise Access for Oracle
Enterprise Access for SQL Server
Also offered through this Agreement is:
Vectorwise Enterprise Edition for up to eight CPU cores.
The Ingres Product Bundle:
VectorWise for 8 CPU core
All prices are in GBP. All prices exclude VAT which shall apply at the appropriate rate. Payments are due within thirty days of invoice date. Recipients of late payments are entitled to interest in accordance with the Late Payment of Commercial Debts Regulations 2002.
Please note that where a licence period of greater than one year is selected, sites will be invoiced three months in advance of the renewal date (on 1 October).
Start date: 1 January 2012 End date: 31 December 2014
Institutions can join the agreement at any point during the Agreement Period and can either licence the products annually, for two years, or for a full three-year term.
How to Order
Complete the following forms:
- Licence Form (PDF, 542 Kb)
- Purchase order made out to "Eduserv"
Signed and completed paperwork should be emailed to Eduserv at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alternatively you can send your forms to:
Site licence with Eduserv General Licence Terms and Conditions.
At the end of the chosen Licence Period sites are required to remove all copies of Ingres from their systems, unless they renew the licence for a further term.
Location and Use Permissions
|Staff home use rights|
|Student home use rights|
|Access via Citrix, Terminal Server|
Not available under this Agreement.
Full documentation is available online.
Training and Training Materials
Full details of training courses can be found on the Actian website.
Participation in courses is not included under this Chest Agreement and additional charges may apply.
Actian will provide email, online and telephone advice and support to the nominated Technical Contact and his/her Deputy at Licensed Sites during normal business hours.
- Tel: 01753 559 538
- Toll Free: 0800 587 3071
- Service Desk: https://servicedesk.actian.com
Only registered support users can download software. To register, complete the registration form at: http://www.actian.com/user/register.php
Although Licensed Sites are permitted to use versions of Ingres prior to version 2.6, currently support is only provided for the most up to date version. Support for version 2.6 ceased on 31 December 2009.
System releases, new versions and functionality
Licensed sites are entitled to all updates and new versions that are made generally available to customers. Updates include full releases, patches, and service packs. There is no defined release cycle.
Full details of supported platforms can be found on the Actian website.