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Bankside Systems Ltd - Gupta expertise now covering Australia and New Zealand  

Bankside Systems Ltd ... We've extended our global presence to include our Australian and New Zealand friends running Gupta based software.

We specialise in Gupta Support and Modernisation Services !

Check out some of our successes : https://www.banksidesystems.com/
 

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Posted by Steve Leighton Monday, November 4, 2019 5:48:00 AM Categories: Australia Centura Database Developers Development Gupta New Zealand SQLBase SQLWindows Team Developer TeamDeveloper TeamDeveloper .Net

Gupta SQLBase – a ‘Before-Insert-Trigger’ Super Hero. 

Surprisingly few databases support true ‘Before-Insert-Triggers’ !

Least of all, both ‘row-level’ and ’statement’ level types.

Gupta SQLBase supports both ‘row-level’ and ’statement’ level types, as does Oracle.

MS SQLServer does not. (At least not without major compromises using an ‘Instead-of-Trigger’, which is a completely different thing)......

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Posted by Steve Leighton Friday, October 4, 2019 12:38:00 AM Categories: Australia Centura Database Development Gupta New Zealand SQLBase

Here’s a Trick… Reduce pressure to make your Gupta apps even faster. 

We all love Gupta SQLBase for its speed, efficiency, power and small footprint. And Gupta TeamDeveloper for processing all that data once it arrives at the client.

But sometimes Network traffic or bandwidth or high-pressure load from thousands of requests on the database server can hamper all that great work that SQLBase does to get you your data on time. .....

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Posted by Steve Leighton Wednesday, September 4, 2019 1:43:00 AM Categories: Australia Centura Database Developers Development Gupta New Zealand SQLBase SQLWindows Team Developer TeamDeveloper

Gupta SQLBase – A Stored Procedure super Hero 

We all know the relative general benefits of using database Stored Procedures.

Maintainability ◊ Testing ◊ Isolation of Business Rules ◊ Speed / Optimization ◊ Utilization of Set-based Processing ◊ Security

But in my opinion Gupta SQLBase stored procedures also stand head and shoulders above all other DBMS....

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Posted by Steve Leighton Wednesday, May 15, 2019 11:36:00 PM Categories: Australia Centura Database Developers Development Gupta New Zealand SQLBase SQLWindows Team Developer TeamDeveloper

Gupta / Centura TeamDeveloper - To Upgrade or To Convert ? 

The age old question posed by many of our friends running pre-64bit Gupta TeamDeveloper or even Centura software.

Prior to version 7, systems developed using Gupta TeamDeveloper are still considered very worthy or course, but maybe in need of an update (we call it modernization), or in some opinions, a complete re-write in an alternate environment....

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Posted by Steve Leighton Saturday, November 3, 2018 3:05:00 AM Categories: Australia Centura Developers Development Gupta New Zealand SQLWindows Team Developer TeamDeveloper TeamDeveloper .Net

Gupta TeamDeveloper - Compatibiliy Matrix 

Gupta TeamDeveloper aka SQLWindows or 'Centura' , is well renowned for its open native connectivity. By native , we mean the ability to connect and I/O with any foreign data source. without 3rd party or middle layer such as ODBC. TeamDeveloper ... read more
 
Posted by Steve Leighton Thursday, March 15, 2018 3:16:00 AM Categories: Australia Centura Developers Development Gupta New Zealand SQLWindows Team Developer TeamDeveloper TeamDeveloper .Net

Gupta SQLBase 12.1.1  

Now trialling SQLBase 12.1.1  64bit.  

Awesome. Also liking the new look , feel and functionality of SQLTalk-Plus.

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Posted by Steve Leighton Tuesday, March 6, 2018 11:07:00 PM Categories: Australia Centura Database Developers Development Gupta New Zealand SQLBase

The murky grey half-world somewhere between Mechanical, Aeronautical and Computer Engineering 

Rolls Royce RB211 - Image: Caricato da StahlkocherThe Rolls Royce RB211 lives in that murky grey half-world somewhere between Mechanical, Aeronautical and Computer Engineering.  These enigmatic beasts encapsulate everything man has ever learnt about physics, mathematics, chemistry, pseudo-science, the universe and just about everything else, into one noisy, all-mighty powerful, bundle of technology.

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Posted by Steve Leighton Tuesday, September 22, 2015 10:35:00 AM Categories: Australia Gupta New Zealand

SQLBase v12 – The clue is in the name. 

Gupta Technologies SQLBase is well renowned for effectively reducing development, deployment and maintenance costs of business applications. The ultra-low TCO of SQLBase ensures that those in charge of the purse-strings can maximize their ROI on business database applications.

SQLBase is known for its DBA-less, ‘set and forget’ like operations that reduce database administration almost to zero. This is an important feature for vertical solutions, as it decreases the cost associated with end-user support as well as making it more cost-effective for large end-user deployments.

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Posted by Steve Leighton Friday, May 22, 2015 10:44:00 AM Categories: Australia Centura Database Gupta New Zealand SQLBase