DataDirect Connect 6.0 released -- database drivers for ODBC
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Data connectivity and integration company DataDirect Technologies, an operating company of Progress Software Corporation, today announced the availability of DataDirect Connect for ODBC version 6.0. The latest release of the suite of 32-bit and 64-bit ODBC drivers offers new enhancements intended to streamline application development, boost performance and reduce application certification costs with the inclusion of DataDirect Bulk Load and DataDirect Application Failover.
With the DataDirect Bulk Load functionality found in DataDirect Connect for ODBC version 6.0, software developers can:
· Load bulk data into a database the fastest way possible through ODBC
· Export data from one database and import it into another
· Perform a variety of bulk operations without having to use or deploy load tools from the database vendor
· Boost the performance of existing batch operations without the need for application code changes
Version 6.0 also extends is wire protocol design to the PostgreSQL and Greenplum databases providing open source users with reliable, high-performance database connectivity.
Other notable features found in DataDirect Connect for ODBC version 6.0 include advanced connection pooling inside each driver vs. the driver manager. DataDirect Technologies’ unique implementation requires no application code changes to use the feature and provides a variety of options for monitoring, managing and tuning the pool itself. For a complete listing of all features found in DataDirect Connect for ODBC version 6.0 visit http://www.datadirect.com/products/odbc/index.ssp
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