DataDirect Whitepapers

Data Sheet

Overview: Connect for JDBC

Progress® DataDirect Connect® and Connect XE® for JDBC™ is the world’s only suite of Type 5 JDBC drivers for all major databases. Progress DataDirect Connect for JDBC is the SPECjAppServer/ECPerf performance and scalability leader, and supports advanced functionality such as application failover, load balancing, bulk load, SSL data encryption, and OS (operating system) Authentication. Progress DataDirect Connect for JDBC consistently supports the latest database features and is fully compliant with Java SE 6.0 and JDBC 5.0. Using Progress DataDirect Connect for JDBC, developers can easily build database-independent applications; a common architecture across all major databases makes it easy to switch databases or upgrade to new versions of an existing database.
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White Papers

Whitepaper: Understanding Big Data: A Management Study

This Big Data management report takes a broad look at how the market for Big Data infrastructure, technologies and solutions are evolving in response to the explosion in both structured and non-structure content of all types. The Cloud is emerging as a particularly useful platform for Big Data solutions for both infrastructure and analytics, as it is an ideal platform for massive data crunching and analysis at affordable prices.
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Datasheet

Overview: Progress DataDirect Connect for ADO.NET

Progress DataDirect Connect for ADO.NET is the industry’s only suite of ADO.NET data providers with a 100% managed architecture, eliminating the need for database clients, boosting performance, and delivering a flexible, secure connection to Oracle, DB2, Sybase, and Microsoft SQL Server.
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White Papers

Whitepaper: Big Data and Agility Demands Threaten to Overwhelm Financial Institutions

ENTERPRISE BIG DATA: Here to Stay and Requiring Superior Data Access
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White Papers

Whitepaper: Why ISVs Embed: Maximize Revenue and Increase Customer Satisfaction

For client organizations, Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) build advanced business applications Across a wide range of industries—healthcare, financial services, logistics, hospitality, and retail, to name a few—customer organizations depend on ISV functionality for mission-critical business logic that powers daily operations However, business logic is only part of the equation.

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White Papers

Whitepaper: Enterprise Big Data - Here to Stay and Requiring Superior Data Access

Big Data continues to grow in popularity and accessibility for a variety of reasons so Progress is offering this complimentary white paper to demonstrate how you can maximize the role that database connectivity plays in your business, amplify your connectivity, and tap into the full benefits of big data with next-generation connectivity technologies.
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White Papers

Solution Guide: Data Access for Microsoft SQL Server Business Intelligence Suite

This document provides guidelines for data connectivity so you can get the most from your SQL Server 2005 or 2008 investment, and leverage other data sources such as Oracle, DB2, and Sybase with Microsoft SQL Server Business Intelligence (BI) solutions.
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Data Sheet

Overview: The Fastest Way to Turn Ideas Into Business Reality

To meet business user expectations, your company must have a simple way to create apps fast without relying on deep technical skills or expensive IT resources. Apps must connect to critical data in real-time. And they must be able to analyze data results immediately.
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Whitepaper: Anatomy of a Progress DataDirect Connect Driver

Database middleware plays a critical, often overlooked role in the success of your business applications. Progress DataDirect Connect drivers and providers provide an unparalleled set of features that provide critical development, run-time and production benefits. And Progress DataDirect Connect for ODBC is more than a driver. This comprehensive suite of OBDC for all major databases serves as data connectivity infrastructure or an interface.
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ABL

Solution Brief: Helping Businesses Find the Opportunity in Change

Business users begin to expect more critical applications to be accessible via portable devices. Such access has the potential to affect momentous business change. Businesses that fail to meet the many challenges associated with this new environment may be outpaced by more nimble competitors.
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ABL

Solution Brief: One Interface For All Your SaaS Data

SaaS applications typically expose their data through application programming interfaces (APIs), with each application closely aligned with its API. This presents problems to ISVs. Learn how Progress DataDirect Cloud solves SaaS data integration problems for ISVs.
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ABL

Solution Brief: Quick and Reliable Access To Your SaaS Data

Your company’s data needs to be accessible for decision making in dashboards, BI tools, and other apps – not trapped in the cloud. Now there’s a service to help you access that data in real time.

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