Relational database offering many ANSI SQL standard features that runs on Linux, Windows, and a variety of Unix platform

What is Firebird?

Firebird is a relational database offering many ANSI SQL standard features that runs on Linux, Windows, MacOS and a variety of Unix platforms. Firebird offers excellent concurrency, high performance, and powerful language support for stored procedures and triggers. It has been used in production systems, under a variety of names, since 1981.

Firebird is a tool in the Databases category of a tech stack.

Firebird is an open source tool with 330 Github Stars and 89 Github Forks. Here’s a link to Firebird's open source repository on Github

Who Uses Firebird?

3 companies use Firebird including IBSurgeon Ltd, KingHost, and Itasoft.

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Why people like Firebird

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Firebird's alternatives

  • MySQL - The world's most popular open source database
  • PostgreSQL - A powerful, open source object-relational database system
  • MongoDB - The database for giant ideas
  • MariaDB - An enhanced, drop-in replacement for MySQL
  • Microsoft SQL Server - A relational database management system developed by Microsoft

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