HQbird: Advanced FirebirdSQL for Big Databases

IBSurgeon HQbird is an advanced distribution of Firebird, with the following features: high availability and replication, backups automation, optimized configurations, database health monitoring, transactions and queries monitoring (TraceAPI, MON$), database structure analysis, recovery toolset, and database development GUI.

Firebird Encryption Plugin Framework

IBSurgeon provides the encryption plugin framework for Firebird:
  • Strong AES256 encryption
  • Pre-built binaries for Windows and Linux, and full sources
  • Gbak.exe with encryption of databases and backups
  • Unlimited license for the redistribution and implementation support

Emergency database recovery

To recover corrupted Firebird (or InterBase) databases you can use IBSurgeon FirstAID - the best recovery tool for Firebird and InterBase. FirstAID can automatically fix the vast majority of Firebird database corruptions. For big database (more than 65Gb in size) please contact our support, most likely it will require manual recovery service.
From $199


HQbird 2020 Update 4

We are pleased to announce HQbird 2020 Update 4. It is the minor version with several bug fixes and improvements:

  • Fixed rare BLOB access problem in 2.5
  • Now Cloud Backup is separated to File Cloud Backup, in order to send to FTP all types of files, and Replication Cloud Backup, with support to send replication segments. During the upgrade, old Cloud Backup will be transformed into Replication Cloud Backup.
  • Enhanced performance statistics. To start collecting performance statistics enable it, enable job "SQL Ping" and make sure that server architecture is correctly selected. New performance graphs are available on the tab "Graphs"
  • Several minor bug fixes and improvements
Download HQbird 2020 Update 4 from https://ib-aid.com/en/download-hqbird

24 June 2020

HQbird 2020 Update 4

We are pleased to announce HQbird 2020 Update 4.

13 March 2020

HQbird 2020 Update 4

This update introduces several bug fixes and improvements

01 February 2020

HQbird 2020 Update 3

HQbird 2020 Update 3: several minor fixes and improvements

07 January 2020

FirstAID 6.0.7 Minor Update

FirstAID 6.0.7 Minor Update

19 December 2019

HQbird 2020 Update 2

HQbird 2020 Update 2

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