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Delphi 2010 and Firebird
Holger Klemt – IBExpert KG
Relevant to: Delphi
Firebird is a relational database system, that suppports most ANSI SQL features. The open source project started in the year 2000 based on the source code of Borland InterBase. Firebird uses a free license, which also allows unlimited usage and distribution in commercial projects. Starting with a small embedded version up to the full featured server version available for Windows, Linux, Mac, Sun, etc., it can be easilly included in distributed applications. Holger gives an overview about customer projects where Firebird is used and the new Firebird driver available in Delphi 2010. You also get an overview about important features like stored procedures, triggers, views, hardware requirements, administration, scalability, differences from InterBase, MySQL and Postgresql, etc.
The Embarcadero Quality Maturity Model is used by each Embarcadero product team as a framework to continually improve in terms of testing effectiveness. The quality maturity model has 8 categories to help focus and drive quality improvement. This model has been used very successfully with mature products such as RAD Studio and new products such as AppWave. Success factors include customer satisfaction, time to market, and development productivity. This session discusses the Quality Maturity Model, the Embarcadero QA Roadmap, and goes through some of the initiatives taken by RAD Studio in the past two years to dramatically improve the product quality.