Entity Framework 6.3 and .NET Core 3 Support

.NET Core 3

.NET Core was presented by Microsoft in 2016, but its 1.x versions had limited set of features comparing to Full .NET Framework. Since then .NET Core has been drastically improved. .NET Core 2.0 has a significant part of Full .NET Framework features and includes new functionality and significant performance optimizations.
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BigCommerce API v3 Support in dotConnect for BigCommerce 1.9 and SSIS Data Flow Components for BigCommerce

We are pleased to announce support of BigCommerce API v3 in dotConnect for BigCommerce 1.9 and SSIS Data Flow Components for BigCommerce.
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SecureBridge 9.1 Is Now Released

SecureBridge for macOS 64-bit

The SecureBridge team is proud to announce the release of SecureBridge 9.1. This release includes support for macOS 64-bit, new version 2.0.4 of Lazarus, the SignalR protocol version 2.2, a new key exchange algorithm and improved certificate server validation for the TLS/SSL protocol, among other improvements. Read the rest of this entry »

A New Look of Differences in Compare Bundle!

We are thrilled to announce a huge update of our SQL Server comparison tool pack,  dbForge Compare Bundle for SQL Server.  The new versions of dbForge Schema Compare for SQL Server and dbForge Data Compare for SQL Server include a number of new features that deliver extra convenience to working with data and schema differences. In addition, the core features of the tools have been greatly redesigned and improved to make your experience with the tools as good as it gets. Read the rest of this entry »

How to compare and merge source code in Visual Studio 2019

Summary: In this article, you will learn how to easily compare and merge source code using Code Compare in Visual Studio 2019.  In this post, we will provide examples demonstrating the basic capabilities of Code Compare and tasks it helps you effectively solve.

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New in dbExpress Drivers: Support for 64-bit versions of macOS and Linux

dbExpress Drivers for Linux and macOS 64-bit

dbExpress driver development team has released updated versions of data access drivers with support for macOS 64-bit and Linux 64-bit. This release addresses potential challenges that  developers of 32-bit database applications may face when Apple ends support for 32-bit applications in macOS 10.15.
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Generating subscription statistics data in Oracle Data Generator

When you need to fill your databases with data for testing purposes, it’s usually quite handy to also have this data follow dynamic patterns like in real life. In such situations, records should both look realistic on their own and form a life-like overall picture. For example, if you want to fill your table with test data for an online service with a subscription model, the records would have to be dynamic from day to day. Read the rest of this entry »

Store and Share Static Data in Updated Source Control!

dbForge Source Control

We are pleased to announce the release of the new version of our MS SSMS add-in for easy tracking and deployment of changes, dbForge Source Control for SQL Server, v2.0.  The updated version allows version-controlling static data, includes support for the latest SQL Server and Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio, and more. Read the rest of this entry »

Apply Integrity Constraint to Your MySQL Database With the Help of dbForge Studio!

Our database tools team is pleased to announce the release of our dbForge MySQL products with a CHECK constraint support. We are looking forward to seeing our customers benefit from it in their everyday work.

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EntityDAC now supports macOS 64-bit

EntityDAC for macOS 64-bit

Version 2.2 is a minor release of EntityDAC that includes a few improvements and new features. The most notable update in this release is support for the macOS 64-bit operating system. We have also supported the Bytes attribute for the GUID generator.
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