Subject RE: [firebird-support] ISQL Utility for Embedded
Author Rick Debay
So how are DB2 Everyplace, SQL Server for Windows CE, Oracle 9i Lite and
Sybase's SQL Anywhere marketed?

-----Original Message-----
[] On Behalf Of Claudio
Valderrama C.
Sent: Friday, July 28, 2006 12:13 AM
Subject: Re: [firebird-support] ISQL Utility for Embedded

"Milan Babuskov" <milanb@...> wrote in message
> IMHO, Firebird has potential to become #1 in the embedded database
> market. If we want that to happen, we just need two things: make it
> known and make it easy for beginners to jump in and use it.

Borland's marketing dept tried that strategy for years without success.
Do you remember this phrase?


It's still at my site. :-)

They positioned IB as an embedded db and hence corporate customers
thought it was a toy unable to handle concurrent load.

Claudio Valderrama C.
SW developer, consultant. -


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