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Ease of Deployment Download Download Commercial Trial Limitations No BDE, no DLLs No special installation or configuration required Database engine compiles right into EXE Single-file database format Database file could be merged with the application EXE file High Speed Advanced cache management and buffering architecture Sophisticated SQL query and filter optimizer Special optimized database engine for temporary results of SQL queries Fast B*-Tree indexes with high-speed on thousands and on millions of records Buffered transactions for batch inserts, updates and deletes In-memory tables for fast operations with data loaded into memory Optimization for read-only databases, such as databases on CD High-concurrency design for multithreaded applications Ultra-fast in-memory tables Multi-User Zero-admin file-server Automatic record and table locking Automatic detection of changes made by other users Configurable limit of concurrent connections Easy switching between single-user and multi-user mode Full transactions support with ReadCommited isolation level SQL Support SELECT with DISTINCT, INNER LEFT, RIGHT, FULL and OUTER JOIN, GROUP BY and ORDER BY clauses CREATE TABLE, DROP TABLE, ALTER TABLE statements CREATE INDEX, DROP INDEX statements INSERT, UPDATE, DELETE statements BETWEEN, IN, LIKE, IS NULL, EXISTS

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Current version: 7.30 Released: October 08, 2013 Price: 99

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operators Aggregate functions COUNT,SUM,MIN,MAX,AVG Most of all SQL'92 arithmetic, logical, date-time and string functions and operators Data types conversion by function CAST SQL scripts (multiple statements separated by ';') Parameters in queries SELECT from several databases in one query Correlated and non-correlated subqueries Compactness Small size of code added into the application by the database engine units Small database file size achieved by customizable page size, compression of table metadata and other special means Automatic free space recycling for data records, index pages, and BLOB blocks Fast BLOB data compression Short indexes for string fields Low memory consumption Compatibility Support of most of TTable field data types, including BLOB fields Full compatibility with standard DB-aware visual controls such as QuickReport, DBGrid, DBNavigator, DBImage, DBMemo, DBRichEdit and others Calculated and lookup fields Most of TDatabase, TQuery and TTable properties, methods and events Support for the IProvider interface (TClientDataSet) Functionality Unicode support in String and Memo fields Multiple-fields indexes with descending, ascending, case-sensitive and insensitive options Shareable tables Default values support Min, max and not null constraints on field values Export to SQL script (reverse engineering) Security Strong encryption of database file Variety of supported encryption algorithms: Rijndael, the Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) winner 128 bit key, Rijndael 256 bit key, Blowfish 448 bit key, Twofish 128 bit key, Twofish 256 bit key, Square, Single DES and Triple DES

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Reliability Repair database in case of hardware failure or operating system error caused by another application Auto-detect of database corruption and automatic repair of database file Convenience Table restructuring being performed in the easiest way keeping all the existing data Data importing from and exporting to any dataset Internationalization / localization support by use of current system locale Displaying progress during potentially slow operations with the tables and databases Utilities DBImportExport utility to transfer your existing tables from database systems with BDE driver, such as Paradox, Interbase, Access, Oracle, SQL Server to Absolute Database format and vice versa. Absolute Database Manager to manage a database easily and to perform all supported operations with tables and database file With Absolute Database Manager you could also easily execute SQL queries All utilities come with full source code and can be used as an advanced examples Ease of Development Full compatibility with TTable, TQuery, TSession and TDatabase components Extensive Developer's Manual covering every development issue. Large number of demos illustrating wide range of use cases Prompt and responsive technical support Cost-Effectiveness 100% royalty-free, i.e. there is no additional licensing fees no matter how many times you deploy the application Flexible licensing: source code and no source code versions, multidevelopers licenses Maximum Capacity Specifications Maximum sizes / numbers Object Multi-User Edition
64,000 (also limited by page size)

Single-User Edition
64,000 (also limited by page size)

Bytes per string field

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Bytes per BLOB field Bytes per index Bytes per row Columns per index Columns per table UNIQUE indexes or constraints per table Database size Identifier length (in characters) Locks per connection Rows per table Tables per database Bytes per page Pages per database file

2GB 64,000 (also limited by page size) 65,400 (also limited by page size) 10,000 65,000

2GB 64,000 (also limited by page size) 65,400 (also limited by page size) 10,000 65,000



32 TB (also limited by file system and OS)

32 TB (also limited by file system and OS) 255


2,147,483,647 2,147,483,647 2,147,483,647 65,536

N/A 2,147,483,647 2,147,483,647 65,536

2,147,483,647 Maximum value of configured connections before creating database file (up to 2,147,483,647) 2,147,483,647 (also limited by available RAM) 2,147,483,647 (also limited by available RAM)


Connections per database

Records in transaction In-memory table size

2,147,483,647 (also limited by available RAM) 2,147,483,647 (also limited by available RAM)

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