Beaverton, Ore.-based Paradigma Software Inc. on Monday introduced
Valentina 2.1 Office Server, an update to the company’s database server for Mac OS X and Windows. Valentina Office Server costs US$299.
Valentina 2.1 Office Server is especially designed to suit the database needs of businesses. Based on the Valentina 2 database engine, it features Unicode support, XML import and export, SQL ‘92, data exchange with read-only media, record level locks and 448 bit encryption.
New features in the 2.1 release include a special client module for interfacing with PHP scripts. PHP 4+ scripting is supported. It also includes a compatible class that works with PEAR, a structured code library. AdoDB is also supported.
Included are developer client modules that make it possible to access server data from applications made using Macromedia Director, REALbasic and Runtime Revolution. Each copy also includes Valentina Studio Admin Edition.