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Data ETL: Adding Custom LiveBindings To Your Apps

In the recent Data ETL focused TCoffeeAndCode episode there was some excellent discussion around the use of FireDAC to extract and manipulate data in various ways. In this article, you’ll get through what Data ETL is, what is LiveBindings, using Live Bindings with an IDE software , using LiveBindings with custom binding expressions and many more. The replay, in case you missed it, the replay…
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InterBase ADO.NET webinar replay

I was recently joined by Stephen, Sriram and Marco for a webinar on the release of our updated ADO.NET drivers for InterBase. (Recording below) The ADO.NET driver has both 32 and 64 bit support for InterBase and integration with DDEX and Entity Framework 6, giving you full…
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Connecting Databases with FireDAC through SSH

A customer recently asked me if FireDAC can be used to connect to a database through an SSH tunnel. The short answer is yes, of course. But let’s understand better what is an SSH tunnel, and how this goal can be easily achieved when using Delphi and FireDAC. SSH Tunnels Secure Shell (ssh) is a standard tool included on most “network” operating systems i.e. Linux, UNIX, MacOS, and…
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ORM For Delphi

Object Relational Mapping is the idea of being able to write queries using the object-oriented paradigm in your preferred programming language. So this means we are trying to utilize our language to talk with the database instead of using SQL. Why utilize ORM? It…
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Generate Powerful Reports Instantly With FastReport On Windows, macOS, And Linux

FastReport VCL & FMX – is an add-on component that allows your application to generate reports swiftly and efficiently. FastReport gives all the essential tools to develop reports, including a visual report designer, a reporting core, and a preview window. It can be utilized in the Delphi, C++Builder, and RAD Studio environments. Moreover, the best thing is that now FastReport FMX…
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Easily Use Nonstandard Data Using X-DBData for Delphi

X-DBData is a VCL and FMX nonvisual component package that helps users bridge between Delphi’s data-aware and non-data-aware components. There are two paradigms within the Delphi IDE. FeatureNon-Data-Aware Edit ComponentsData-Aware Edit ComponentsData ManipulationManual – using .Text, .Caption, .Value propertiesAutomatic field-linking via Field and DataSource propertiesData…
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