New version of FBScanner (3.6.1) is released

New version of FBScanner (3.6.1) is released. FBScanner is an unique tool to trace and audit Firebird (1.0 - 2.5) and InterBase (4.0 - XE3) SQL traffic (connections, transactions, queries), it's very useful for performance optimization and SQLs bug fixing.

FBScanner works like a proxy, and enables transparent data capture and analysis:

FBScanner is Firebird performance optimization tool

FBScanner can be used for the following tasks:

  • Find queries with bad performance (i.e., slow queries with high prepare and execute times, queries with bad plans)
  • Track transactions usage
  • Real-time view of connections, users and transactions (connections can be killed)
  • Retrospective analysis of SQL traffic
  • and more - see presentation here.

FBScanner has 2 licensing options:

  • Per server - FBScanner can be used on the single server or computer to track Firebird traffic.
  • Unlimited ISV subscription - FBScanner can be installed on any number of computers during the 1 year for use with the specific software application from the single independent software vendor (ISV).

All users of FBScanner 3 already have FBScanner 3.6.1 in IBSurgeon Deploy Center.

User of FBScanner 2.x can upgrade to FBScanner 3.6.1 with 50% discount - please contact [email protected]


Download now:

Demo version of FBScanner can be found here: 
FBScanner Demo version

Please look at the FBScanner User Guide to get more information about its capabilities: 
FBScanner User Guide