Using UniData 8.2.1 with v6.0 schema files: Overview

If you use the U2 ODBC and/or JDBC client with UniData v8.2.1, you need to ensure that all accounts use schema v6.0 files. If they do not, the applications will not work with your UniData account. This blog post shows you how to create new UniData accounts with schema v6.0 files, delete corrupt files and […]

Is the Sun Setting on Solaris and SPARC?

Over the last several months we have seen indications that the Solaris SPARC and Solaris Intel (x86) Operating Systems (OS) platforms are likely to be retired soon by Oracle. Although an official announcement has not been made by Oracle, the press is already abuzz with plenty of evidence that the platform is retiring into a […]

UniData 8.2.1 Replication Part 2 of 2

In our last post we covered a couple of significant performance improvements added to UniDatata v8.2.1. In today’s post we’re covering the remaining Replication performance improvements that you benefit from once upgrading to UniData v8.2.1. Delayed Standby Replication Customers need Delayed Standby Replication for two reasons. First, it provides a quarantine period to avoid actions […]

UniData 8.2.1 Replication Part 1 of 2

UniData Replication UniData Data Replication is increasingly important in today’s business environments. The enhancements we’ve added to UniData 8.2 are all driven to ensure UniData Data Replication works better and faster in your environment. We’ve enhanced several areas and we will cover a couple in today’s post and more in future posts: Field Level Replication […]

New UniBasic command supports performance-enhancing field level replication

UniBasic: New/Enhanced Commands  With UniData 8.2.1 we introduced a new command and extended existing commands to support the introduction of field level replication (which I will cover in-depth in a subsequent blog).   We introduced a new statement called FIELDWRITE, which you can use to update specific fields in an existing record, without the overhead of recreating the entire record under the covers. We also extended […]