An agreement by relational data base vendor Informix Corp. to acquire Illustra Information Technologies Inc. may help speed banks' development of risk management systems and data warehouses.

Illustra's technology structures data in such a way that it can be accessed 10 to 100 times faster than on traditional relational data bases.

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