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Advantage Technical Summit: October 24-25, Boise, Idaho
The Advantage Technical Summit held each year in Boise, Idaho, is your opportunity to become an officially certified Advantage Database developer. The Summit is provided at no cost to Advantage Partners. This is a great way for Bronze partners to achieve Silver partner status. Benefits include:

  • Learn about the newest features and benefits in Advantage 9.
  • Be the first to preview the new SQL debugger.
  • Get in-depth technical support information to better train your staff and reduce your technical support costs.
  • Attend focused classes for your specific development environment including Delphi, .NET, Visual Basic, and others. See complete course offerings.
  • Experience valuable networking with peers and the whole Advantage team.
  • This is your chance to talk personally with others who are using Advantage as well as individuals from our sales, support and R&D departments.

For the agenda and a full description of each session, click here.

Event Details

Advantage 8.1 Service Update Released
An 8.1 service update (version has been released.

For a full list of updates, click here.

To download, click here.


Southwest Fox 2007: October 18-21, Mesa, Arizona
The best Visual FoxPro conference in North America is back! Arizona is the place to be in October 2007 as the top VFP gurus on the planet show you how to make the most of VFP. Attendees will hear about the latest in VFP development techniques, new changes in VFP 9.0 SP2, Sedna components, and interop with other technologies. Sessions are presented by the best and brightest VFP speakers.
Event Details


Advantage Webcast Archives
If you have questions about any of the Advantage products then you've come to the right place! Click on the link below to access our informative recorded webcasts. These slides come complete with audio files (Real Audio) allowing you to listen and learn at your own pace.

Click the link below to access webcast archives:

Company News

Sybase iAnywhere Acquires Geographic Information System Provider Coboplan
Sybase iAnywhere announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Coboplan, a market-leading Japanese provider of Geographic Information System (GIS) software solutions.
Full Story

Sybase Presents 7th Annual Innovator Awards
Customers recognized for innovative use of Sybase technologies to drive enterprise success. Congratulations to Sybase iAnywhere Innovator award winners: Accenture, Colonial Supplemental Insurance, and Simbex LLC!
Full Story

Sybase Showcases Leadership and Innovation at Annual Techwave Conference
Sybase's ninth annual TechWave and 21st annual user conference officially took place August 6-10. The 115 technical breakouts and multiple education classes offered throughout the week focused on helping attendees create an "information edge" for their organization to meet what Sybase sees coming in the future. For the 2nd year in a row, Sybase iAnywhere offered technical summits focused exclusively on Advantage Database Server, Afaria, SQL Anywhere and RemoteWare.

The big news of the week was the unveiling of a new mobility architecture that Sybase Chairman, CEO and President John Chen and CMO Raj Nathan detailed in Tuesday's and Wednesday's keynote addresses.
Full Story

KnowledgeBase Items

Can Advantage Enabled Applications be used in a VPN Environment
Reference Number: 070813-1931

Problem Reporting Correct Row Count for TAdsQuery Result Set
Reference Number: 070807-1927

Is the Current Advantage Version Backward Compatible with Previous Versions of Advantage
Reference Number: 070706-1898

Error 5111 is Returned when using the SqlDataSource Object in an ASP.Net Web Application
Reference Number: 070813-1930

ADO.NET Error "There are no columns that can be updated."
Reference Number: 070828-1936

Cannot See the Advantage VS.NET 2005 Web Components
Reference Number: 070828-1935

How to Transfer License for International Advantage Server
Reference Number: 070814-1933

What Does FALSE Indicate in the "Active" Column When Examining Active Queries in the Database?
Reference Number: 070807-1926

Error 6080 is Returned When Using REMOTE Server to Connect to an Advantage Database Server
Reference Number: 070807-1925

Access Violation When Closing an Advantage Enabled Application and Advantage DLL files are in Different Directories
Reference Number: 070717-1905

Error Code 5401 Returned Using AdsBackup.jar
Reference Number: 070607-1882

Reference Number: 070731-1924

Escaping Apostrophes in PHP SQL Statements
Reference Number: 070719-1910

Error 6610 after New Installation of ADS
Reference Number: 070808-1929

Error 7010 with Any Advantage Client
Reference Number: 070727-1922

September 2007


New Whitepaper

Creating a Highly Available Database Solution
Information makes today's businesses run. Often, businesses need access to important information 24x7. Applications that manipulate this data have become mission critical and thus storing and management of this data is critical.
Full Whitepaper

Tech Tip

Advantage Server Error Log
The Advantage error log (ADS_ERR.ADT or ADS_ERR.DBF) contains useful information about errors which occur at the server. This tech tip provides some insight into what this error log contains and how it can benefit you.
Full Tech Tip

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