Absolute Database

Delphi Database - BDE Alternative for Delphi and C++ Builder. No BDE (BDE replacement), no DLLs, SQL'92 (DDL and DML), single-user and multi-user (file-server), full compatibility with standard DB-aware controls, strong encryption, BLOBs compression, single-file database, high-speed, embedded database, high reliability, import / export capabilities, in-memory tables, unicode fields, unmatched ease of use, extensive documentation, large number of demos. This BDE alternative is free for personal use. Developer's Manual is available on our site. Key Features: No BDE; no DLLs Single-user and mutli-user mode (file-server) Single database file Unmatched ease-of-use 100% compatibility with standard DB-aware controls Strong encryption BLOB compression Full source code available Royalty-free Free for personal use Ease of Deployment No BDE, no DLLs No special installation or configuration required Database engine compiles right into EXE Single-file database format 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 Optimization for read-only databases, such as databases on CD SQL support SELECT with DISTINCT, INNER LEFT, RIGTH, 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 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 commands separated by ';') Parameters in queries Compactness Small size of code added into the applition by the database engine units Small database file size achieved by customizable page size, compression of table metadata and other special means Fast BLOB data compression Short indexes for string fields Low memory consumption
Price USD95
License Purchase
Version 5.03
Operating System Windows 95 Windows 98 Windows Windows XP Windows 2000 Windows NT 4 Windows NT
System Requirements
  • Windows 95/98/ME/NT4/2000/XP
  • Delphi or C++ Builder