Views Data Access features

Out-of-the-box data connectivity for Views user interface controls

Connect underlying Views controls to data sources for bi-directional data updates, and avoid the need to write difficult connectivity code. Objects on the map overlay layers components to database, XML, and other data sources.

Use popular databases as back-end data sources with native drivers for relational database management systems (RDBMS)‚Äč

  • IBM DB2
  • IBM Informix
  • OLE DB
  • ODBC
  • Oracle
  • My SQL 5.6
  • Sybase
Code generated by Views Data Access GUI builder is fully portable across operating systems, and across databases. An application that works with one of the supported databases will also work with others - without changing a single line of code.
 
Compatible Databases Database
Window Operating Systems DB2 9.x & 10.x
Informix 5 to 11 (using client SDK 3.5)
ODBC 3.5x
OLEDB for MS SQL 2008+
Oracle 11.2 & 12.x
Sybase 12.x & 15
Unix and Linux Operating Systems DB2 9.x & 10.x
Informix 5 to 11 (using client SDK 3.5)
Oracle 11.2 & 12.x
Sybase 12.x & 15