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 817 GitHub stars and 146 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Firebird's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Firebird?
5 companies reportedly use Firebird in their tech stacks, including Kravia, KingHost, and IBSurgeon Ltd.
58 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Firebird.
Liquibase, DBeaver, Entity Framework, Entity Framework Core, and Dapper are some of the popular tools that integrate with Firebird. Here's a list of all 14 tools that integrate with Firebird.
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