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HyperSQL 2.0 - New Release 5 Years In the Making

by Josh Long Follow 7 Followers on  Jun 18, 2010 3

The HyperSQL database (HSQLDB), version 2.0, has been released after 5 years in the making. HyperSQL 2.0 is the worthy successor to HSQLDB 1.8, which has been integrated and used in applications large and small, including the ubiquitous OpenOffice Base application. The new version boasts more features than any other open source database.


Ruby Driver for HSQLDB Released

by Obie Fernandez Follow 0 Followers on  Oct 11, 2006 1

A Ruby driver for HSQLDB has been released on RubyForge by Jared Richardson. The driver relies on Java Bridge technology (quite different than JRuby) to interop with the Java-based HSQLDB (formerly HypersonicSQL) open-source database.


H2 1.0 Database by Hypersonic Creator is Out

by Floyd Marinescu Follow 40 Followers on  Sep 04, 2006 15

HSQLDB creator Thomas Mueller has released 1.0 final of H2, his pure Java database successor to HSQLDB. H2's focus is to be best database for the lower end (low number of concurrent connections, embedded usage). InfoQ spoke to H2 creator Thomas Mueller to find out more.


Interview: Patrick Lightbody on Project Able - A Complete Java Web Stack

by Scott Delap Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 15, 2006 10

WebWork committer, Patrick Lightbody, has announced Project Able: a complete Java web stack. InfoQ sat down with Patrick to discuss the philosophy behind Project Able.


H2 Database by Hypersonic Creator Nearing 1.0

by Floyd Marinescu Follow 40 Followers on  May 25, 2006 6

HSQLDB creator Thomas Mueller recently released the v0.9 of H2, his pure Java database successor to HSQLDB. H2 benchmarks significantly faster than HSQLDB, supports JDBC and ODBC, supports XA, can be clustered for HA and supports encryption.