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InterBase Performance Monitor

As application developers, when there is a problem in our code we use tools to discover where those problem lies. Just like in code, when there is a problem with the database, we need to use specific tools that monitor and tune our databases.   When you are looking at tools for monitoring database performance, there are a few points that you want the tool to have: Metrics relating to CPU and…
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Quickly Define Powerful Client-Side Aggregating Formulas With FireDAC Using TFDQuery In Delphi

This sample demonstrates how to define the client-side aggregating formulas with TFDQuery. You can find out more about aggregated fields and values in the Embarcadero DocWiki. The fkAggregate aggregated fields management is similar to the expression calculated fields management. FireDAC calculates aggregated fields when TFDDataSet.AggregatesActive is set to True (by default, its value is…
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Importing and exporting data with IBConsole

There are several options available for migrating or importing data with InterBase databases. No matter if you are migrating and need to import data into your new database or exporting your data to use in third party systems. One of those options is IBConsole. IBConsole…
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User Defined Functions with InterBase

InterBase has several built in functions that developers can use to create and optimize SQL queries. In some situations though, you may find yourself needing to expand queries or work with more complex queries that include string, date and statistical functions. InterBase’s way to resolve this problem is by supporting libraries or user defined functions or UDFs. UDFs are programs for performing…
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Power Tip: Learn How to Send Arrays To An InterBase Database Using FireDAC In Delphi

The Arrays sample shows you how to use the TFDParam.ArrayType property to send arrays to a database server. To this end the ArrayType property is set to atTable.Note: This demo establishes a connection to the Interbase localhost server by default, using the SYSDBA user. You can change these parameters to connect to a different InterBase server using a valid user name and…
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