DAC Team posts

What’s New in just out Devart ODBC drivers

We are delighted to announce the release of upgraded Devart ODBC drivers. Besides cross-platform support, direct and secure connection, our drivers are compatible with popular IDEs, leading analytics and reporting tools, and various programming languages. (more…)

Useful components, FTP and FTPS protocols support, and much more in the upgraded SecureBridge!

Devart is proud to announce that it has released the new version of SecureBridge, a network security solution. SecureBridge now provides a possibility to connect to a remote host through a proxy server, thus making indirect network connections to various network services. (more…)

Devart presented EntityDAC at this year’s Coderage XII conference

Devart was pleased to participate in the annual online conference for Delphi developers – Coderage XII organized by the Embarcadero company and held on November 7-9, 2017.

During the session, we presented the solution how using ORM for Delphi – EntityDAC can simplify and speed-up the application development process. In our presentation, we used real samples, as well as other Devart products (UniDAC, dbForge Studio for Oracle) to clearly demonstrate this.

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Fast and Simple Database App Development and Deployment to Linux in RAD Studio

The Devart company released UniDAC with support for Linux 64-bit platform. UniDAC makes application development and maintenance easier and simpler because the use of the Direct mode in a custom application does not require the installation of client libraries, additional drivers, etc. This helps to avoid the overhead when accessing a DBMS, hence increasing performance.

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How to retrieve data from Dynamics CRM to MS Access using ODBC

Custom relational management is very important once you run a business. It helps to improve marketing strategy, sales and customer service. (more…)

Developing applications with Salesforce CRM integration in Delphi

Cloud-based CRM systems are becoming incredibly popular in these days. This trend is quite clear. The usage of cloud services does not require a deployment and costly specialized software domestic support, which ultimately reduces a company’s total expenses. (more…)

How to import data to Excel using ODBC

In this article, we will discuss how to access data using ODBC driver in Microsoft Excel. We will examine in detail the data retrieving process.
Cloud technologies develop rapidly, more and more data is stored in the cloud. (more…)

Use VirtualDataSet to Access Objects List via TDataSet Interface

TVirtualDataSet is a virtual dataset that can be used as an intermediate between data stored in an application and data-aware controls used in forms. TVirtualDataSet behaves the same way as any other TDataSet descendant and, therefore, it is compatible with all data-aware controls. However, it does not store data in memory. Work with TVirtualDataSet is implemented by means of events occurring during data exchange between an application and controls. As a result, you can choose a variety of entities as a data storage source: arrays, lists, records, XML files, etc. (more…)

Installation & Configuration of Devart ODBC Driver for QuickBooks

The article describes installation and configuration of Devart ODBC Driver for QuickBooks on Windows, as well as authorization and connection to a QuickBooks account, and provides a demo sample of retrieving QuickBooks account data using Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio.

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How to Combine Data from Several Sources using SQL and VirtualQuery

The VirtualQuery component allows executing SQL queries to sources that are not a database, but a TDataSet or any its descendant. It also allows you to connect to several data sources at a time and work with them using SQL queries as with a single data source. Thus, work in heterogeneous environment is implemented, when execution results of queries to different sources can be retrieved in a single data set. (more…)