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 […]

UniData 8.2.1 Upgrade Essentials: Compliance and Security

Rocket UniData 8.2.1: Part 1 of 5 Introduction I wanted to share some important insight on the recent UniData 8.2.1 release. They say a picture is worth a thousand words so let me start with these pictures and follow with more technical detail. As you can see, we focused a lot of effort on our […]