InterBase 2020 Release
November 2019 Learn More
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Simplify SQL and shorten long running or complex queries into logical easy to understand steps with this new performant language featureView Details »
The Change Views feature allows you to quickly answer the question, "What data has changed since I last viewed it?"View Details »
This Quick Start takes you step-by-step through the process of creating and using a database.View Details »
A detailed tutorial covering how to get started with ToGo for all platforms. The InterBase ToGo database engine is embedded in applications - it does not have to be installed on any server or end-user workstation and it does not require that InterBase be installed.View Details »
Many businesses today are looking to identify opportunities to increase efficiency in their business processes and to expand opportunity by using apps on mobile devices. While this is positive, organizations must manage the initiative correctly in order to minimize risk of failure, as getting it wrong can cost much more than just the initial budget allocated for the project; in both time and money, it can severely damage an organization’s reputation.
For a complete list of browsable user guides for current and previous editions of InterBase, visit User Guides on DocWiki
The API Guide provides information on developing InterBase applications using the InterBase API interface; programming with the InterBase API; working with databases, transactions, dynamic SQL, blob data, arrays, conversions, and service; installing/licensing APIs; exporting XML; handling error conditions; and the InterBase API function reference.
The Developer’s Guide includes information on how to develop InterBase database applications using Embarcadero development tools, JDBC, and ODBC including: connecting to databases; understanding datasets; working with tables, queries, stored procedures, cached updated and events; working with UDF and Blob filters; importing and exporting data; working with InterBase Services; and writing install wizards.
The Embedded SQL Guide gives instructions on developing InterBase applications using embedded SQL including: application requirements, working with databases, transactions, data definition statements, data, dates and times, arrays, stored procedures and events; error handling; dynamic SQL; and preprocessing, compiling, and linking.
The Operations Guide gives detailed instructions on working with InterBase databases including: using IBConsole; configuring and operating the InterBase server; network configuration; performing backups and restores; using journaling and journal archiving; database security; and interactive queries.