Many of us are still running SAP/Sybase IQ 15x.
This document discusses Best Practices for IQ 15. It is intended to provide a starting point for optimizing your implementation of IQ 15. It includes an introduction to new features, suggested methods for using and configuring important features of IQ, and some precautions for avoiding common problems. As a general purpose document, it is not intended to be a comprehensive guide for every environment.
It is always a good idea to be aware of any best practices for a piece of software regardless of whether you intend to follow them verbatim or a subset of them.