Firebird 1.0 Open Source SQL Database Released
Mar 19, 2002, 17:30 (14 Talkback[s])
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The Firebird Project is proud to announce the immediate
availability of Firebird 1.0 for Linux, Windows
and MacOS X. Other directly supported platforms (FreeBSD, Solaris,
HP-UX) should follow shortly.
Firebird is a relational database offering many ANSI SQL-92
features that runs on Linux, Windows, and a variety of Unix
platforms. Firebird offers excellent concurrency, high performance,
and powerful language support for stored procedures and triggers.
It has been used in production systems, under a variety of names
Firebird is a commercially independent project of C and C++
programmers, technical advisors and supporters developing and
enhancing a multi-platform relational database management system
based on the source code released by Inprise Corp (now known as
Borland Software Corp) under the InterBase Public License v.1.0 on
25 July, 2000.