The WPS Engine for Netezza module provides connectivity to Netezza databases.
|Type of Access||Supported?|
|Creating New Tables|
|Implicit Pass Through Support|
|Explicit Pass Through Support|
The WPS engine for Netezza connects to a Netezza database using the ODBC API.
An alternative Netezza engine, referred to as the WPS Engine for NetezzaM, provides the exact same functionality as the WPS Engine for Netezza, but has the advantage of supporting a multi-threaded architecture for performance improvements.
The WPS Engine for Netezza can only be used on the supported platforms indicated in the table below.
|AIX on System p (POWER)|
|Linux on ARM|
|Linux on System p (POWER)|
|Linux on x86|
|macOS on x86|
|Solaris on SPARC|
|Solaris on x86|
|Windows on x86|
|Linux on Mainframe System z|
|z/OS on System z|