Migration Guide to Firebird 3 gets updated!

I’m proud to announce a new update to my Migration Guide to Firebird 3 eBook! The changes in revision 1.20 are mostly concentrated in the chapters about Connecting to Firebird 3 using an old client library, Testing application’s queries, Jaybird, .NET Provider and the two new sections about permissions for creating databases and for generators and exceptions.

In the next days, all those who already bought the eBook will receive an email with instructions about how to download the new revision.

The printed version will also get updated asap is already updated to 1.20. Those who already bought the printed book (rev 1.02) can email me to receive a PDF with the changes.

Click here for more information and to buy the eBook.

IBSurgeon is offering 10% discount on the HQBird Standard to all buyers of the eBook. More information here.

dbMigration .NET 7.5 released!

dbMigration .NET 7.5 is a simple, easy and intuitive multiple database migration and data synchronization tool, With it you can easily migrate schema and data to Firebird and vice versa. (Full support for Firebird 1.5~4.0+)


What do you think about coming to the Firebird Developers Day?

The Firebird Developers Day is an annual Firebird conference that happens in Brazil. So far, it was mainly a Portuguese speakers conference, but this year, when FDD completes its 15th birthday, we are checking the possibility to receive international attendees too. The conference date is August, 18 2018.

The first thing we need to do is to figure out if people outside Brazil has interest to participate in FDD. So, if you live outside Brazil, and would like to come to the 15th Firebird Developers Day, answer this 3 questions survey and let us know!


Upscene releases Database Workbench 5.4.0

Upscene Productions is proud to announce the availability of the next release of the popular multi-DBMS development tool:

” Database Workbench 5.4.0″

This release support for MariaDB 10.1 and 10.2, MySQL 5.7 and Azure and the latest version of PostgreSQL. Previous releases included a custom report writer, a renewed stored routine debugger with full support for Firebird 3 Stored Functions and Packages and several other features.

Firebird 3.0.3 is now available!

Firebird Project is happy to announce general availability of Firebird 3.0.3 — the third point release in the Firebird 3.0 series.

This sub-release offers many bug fixes (including fix for a recently reported security vulnerability) and also adds a few minor features and improvements, please refer to the Release Notes for the full list of changes. Binary kits for Windows and Linux on both 32-bit and 64-bit platforms are immediately available for download.