Editor: The powerful, embeddable database New InterBase 2007 combines performance benefits of a multi-generational architecture with peace of mind of log-based journaling and disaster recovery. Easy installation, small footprint, automatic crash recovery, self-tuning, Unicode, SMP support, SQL 92 compliance, and near zero maintenance makes InterBase 2007 the ideal database for embedded and business-critical small-to-medium enterprise server applications. New in InterBase 2007 Journaling and Journal Archiving, utilizing Write Ahead Logging (WAL) technology, improves VLDB management, OLTP performance, and facilitates disaster recovery (Server Edition only) Online Dump, provides backup for seamless Incremental Backup Batch Updates allow sending multiple SQL statements, reduces the network traffic resulting in improved performance, especially in LAN and WAN environments Point-in-time-recovery allows journal based recovery based on timestamps for greater recovery flexibility (Server Edition only) Extended International character support via Unicode UCS-2 and UTF-8 InterBase Developer Edition New CodeGear InterBase 2007 Developer Edition provides all developers the best cross-platform database to build and test database applications for embedded and SME segments. Developers are free to choose the standard connectivity they want, and make use of a mature SQL92 compliant database for their applications. Database Performance monitoring allows the developer to streamline applications for optimal deployment.