Budapest, Hungary (PressExposure) September 10, 2009 -- Devart Team is glad to announce that Universal Data Access Components from now on provides access to the widest variety of databases. With the newly added providers, you can gain access to DB2, Microsoft Access, Advantage Database Server, Adaptive Server Enterprise, and other databases (using ODBC provider).
DB2 is a relational database management system that comes in a variety of versions, running on devices ranging from handhelds to mainframes.
Microsoft Access is a relational database management system from Microsoft that combines the relational Microsoft Jet Database Engine with a graphical user interface and software development tools. It is a member of the Microsoft Office suite of applications.
Advantage Database Server is targeted towards Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) and is designed to be embedded into the business applications ISVs build, sell and distribute. Advantage is ideal for small- and medium-sized environments.
Adaptive Server Enterprise is a cost-effective database management system that provides unique security options and a host of other features that boost performance while reducing operational costs and risk.
ODBC is an abbreviation for Open Database Connectivity, and is an interface to access databases via SQL queries. With ODBC, applications can simultaneously access, view, and modify database from numerous and quite diverse databases.