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Subject: RE: Choosing a backend
Thread ID: 143564 Message ID: 143647 # Views: 6 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 9 Category: Network and Computer Management
Date: Thursday, August 30, 2007 2:06:04 PM         
   


> >
> > IMHO if 1 CPU and 4Gb database size is sufficient MSSQL express is a good option. There is MSSQL anywhere (they change the names often, I am not sure if current name is SQL server mobile or anywhere) that has a footprint as low as 2Mb, that doesn't need installation, that can replicate data to a central SQL server.
> > If you need you could start to use full blown SQL server.
> >
> > MSSQL2005 with its enhancements and CLR support directly built-in I see that as a nice option. Unlike MSDE it has a nice management GUI tool, a web based management tool etc.
> >
> > But that maybe because I work primarily with MSSQL and satisfied with its aspects didn't even bother to evaluate others (tried to work with Oracle but they wanted me to pay 1200K+ annually just for the developer version! Now it is for free I may check).
> >
> > Cetin Basoz
>
> Cetin,
> Thanks for that. I forgot about Sybase SQL Anywhere Personal DB. While not free a 5 seat license is only $600.
> But that still leaves MSSQL05 and MySQL as free, so...
> Dan
>
>
> Dan
> "Our gold does not chink and glitter. It gleams in the sun and neighs in the dark." Chief Joseph

Actually I forgot that too and meant MSSQL mobile:) I see MS has now settled on name Compact -back to the future- http://www.microsoft.com/sql/editions/compact/default.mspx

It's for free.

Cetin Basoz

ENTIRE THREAD

Choosing a backend Posted by Daniel Hofford @ 8/29/2007 11:01:10 PM
RE: Choosing a backend Posted by Cetin Basoz @ 8/29/2007 11:25:32 PM
RE: Choosing a backend Posted by Daniel Hofford @ 8/29/2007 11:54:33 PM
RE: Choosing a backend Posted by Cetin Basoz @ 8/30/2007 2:06:04 PM
RE: Choosing a backend Posted by Cetin Basoz @ 8/30/2007 2:21:57 PM
RE: Choosing a backend Posted by Daniel Hofford @ 8/30/2007 2:24:58 PM
RE: Choosing a backend Posted by Cetin Basoz @ 8/30/2007 2:30:49 PM
RE: Choosing a backend Posted by Ken Murphy @ 8/30/2007 1:23:43 AM
RE: Choosing a backend Posted by Daniel Hofford @ 8/30/2007 2:27:02 PM
RE: Choosing a backend Posted by Daniel Hofford @ 8/30/2007 10:20:15 PM
RE: Choosing a backend Posted by Ken Murphy @ 8/30/2007 10:37:54 PM
RE: Choosing a backend Posted by Daniel Hofford @ 8/31/2007 12:58:42 AM
RE: Choosing a backend Posted by Yull67 @ 8/31/2007 12:50:23 AM
RE: Choosing a backend Posted by Ken Murphy @ 8/31/2007 3:12:25 AM
RE: Choosing a backend Posted by Ronald Haugen @ 8/30/2007 1:57:00 PM
RE: Choosing a backend Posted by Daniel Hofford @ 8/30/2007 2:22:34 PM