Other Ways to get started with Advantage
The Advantage CA-Clipper RDDs provide a seamless interface to the Advantage Database Server. With a simple application re-link, the Advantage solution brings client/server architecture to CA-Clipper applications. Advanced Advantage commands, functions and optimized filters are provided to go beyond the CA-Clipper-defined language and allow developers to fine tune their application to maximize the benefits of Advantage and client/server technology.
Harbour developers having been building applications with Advantage Database Server for years. There are specific drivers and connection methods for linking your Harbour application to Advantage depending upon the Harbour version of choice. Contact Advantage Sales or your Harbour community for more information.
Lazarus developers can use Advantage’s TDataSet Descendent to access tables hosted by the Advantage Database Server. For specific information on drivers and connection methods check the Advantage Help file or the Lazarus community wiki. Contact Advantage Sales for further information.