True Universal Open Source Database
Firebird is a truly performant database management system. It scales impressively from a single-user model to enterprise-wide deployments with multiple databases running with hundreds of simultaneous clients.
Go Behind The Facts and Figures
While it is interesting to look at data such as the ranking of database engines, we definitely won't referred to it as fact. This is because looking at ranking alone says very little about the features, performance, security and potential of Firebird or any other database engines for that matter.
What is known
Here are some amazing facts that you may not know about Firebird:
FACT #1 - BIGGER IS BETTER
FACT #2 - HIDDEN COST IS NEVER GOOD
FACT #3 - FREEDOM IS GOOD. CLOSED IS BAD.
Who uses Firebird
Firebird is used and relied on by many user of different fields of business from all over the world because it delivers what it claims:
It is known, from reputable enterprise survey, that Firebird is running on hundreds of thousands of productions sites around the world.
It is also very well known that Firebird is the database engine that drives SQL Account and SQL Payroll software. There are now over 150,000 companies using SQL Account and SQL Payroll.
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