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Welcome to Zend DBi Online Help

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Hello! You have reached the official reference for Zend DBi.


Zend DBi is a targeted MariaDB binary distribution, created specifically for IBM i environments, to align their infrastructure and database capabilities with modern LAMP systems in development, production and cloud environments.

Within this website you will find installation instructions, as standalone database backend or alongside older versions, general information such as management, technical bits and known issues.


We hope you use and enjoy this software, and would love to hear back your feedback!

To provide feedback about the documentation website or inline instructions, you can email us directly at documentation@zend.com