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2019-09-05T16:30:00Z

What advice do you have for others considering Firebird SQL?

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If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Firebird SQL, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

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Top 5Real User

I would recommend this solution to others. I rate Firebird SQL an eight out of ten.

2021-10-06T08:33:19Z
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Top 5Real User

I had to resign to my beloved dbf/dbase/clipper but after Firebird 1.0/Delphi it was a clever decision.

2021-10-03T11:23:31Z
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Top 5Real User

I'm using it since 2002 and have never been disssapointed.

2021-10-03T11:20:38Z
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Top 5Real User

It is perfect for 100 users, because I tested it. Even mixed local and remote users in webservice mode. No degradation in peek usage. 

2021-10-03T11:17:27Z
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Top 5Real User

versioning was created by Interbase/Firebird. Only later was followed by others

2021-10-03T11:14:04Z
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Top 5Real User

Stored procedures used as temporary tables thanks to RETURNING clause is of incredible help

2021-10-03T11:13:13Z
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Top 5Real User

SOLID, never fails! You can rely on the data saved on this database

2021-10-03T11:11:50Z
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Top 20Real User

Overall, on a scale from one to ten, I would give this solution a rating of eight.

2021-03-11T09:22:14Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

We are satisfied with Firebird SQL, and we will keep on using it. I would rate this solution an eight out of ten. It is overall a good product.

2020-09-16T08:18:27Z
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Top 5Real User

I use this solution specifically for one database. It's a good product for little databases. We only use this solution for one project. Mostly, we're focused on MariaDB, MySQL, and PostgreSQL. I'd rate the solution five or six out of ten for the possibilities it has currently. I'd rate it at a nine or a ten if they added more features like availability.

2019-12-09T10:58:00Z
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Firebird can be used in simple situations and in more at-home situations, but there are better solutions out there for bigger customers. That is my main advice to others. What's more, Firebird SQL is a bit cheaper than Microsoft. For what we are using it, I would rate it an eight out of ten.

2019-09-05T16:30:00Z
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