Paradigma Software announces the release of Valentina DB 4.6, a major release of the ultra fast columnar database for business and developers.

Valentina Database Technology Release 4.6 provides very significant performance improvements and database diagnostic features and dozens of user requested improvements and optimizations.

  • Indexed Search Speed Increased by 20%. All indexed searches have a speed boost of 20% based on optimizations and improvements to the Valentina DB kernel.
  • Open Databases Faster. 40% speed improvement in opening databases with greater than 1000 tables.
  • FindContains() 10 x Speed Increase. FindContains speed improved by a factor of 10. Indexed search on a table with 7 million rows reduced from 46 seconds to 4.6 seconds.
  • Valentina Studio Functions Browser. Working with the extended show procedures, it is possible to display system and user defined String Functions, Math Functions, DateTime Functions, Stored Procedures and Stored Functions
  • Valentina Studio Console . View filtered status information such as standard log, PRINT output log, warnings and profile/tuning information within Valentina Studio.
  • New Learning Resources. New video lessons - Valentina Reports and Barcodes, Valentina Reports and Mailmerge.

Valentina Studio Pro is a cross platform Valentina DB development tool to build, alter, query and manage Valentina databases, as well as create and edit Valentina Reports designs. Valentina Studio Pro is available for Windows and Mac OS X.

Valentina Reports is a powerful, visual report creation and generation engine that drops right into the Valentina DB kernel and generates charts, graphs, complex layouts of data with groups and sub-reports, PDFs and more - available on Windows and Mac OS X and for every major development environment - from .net to Cocoa applications on Mac OS X. Unlimited Report deployment is available for as little as $200.

Valentina DB based products include Valentina ADK and Valentina Developer Network for developers desiring to incorporate the incredibly fast object-relational Valentina DB into their applications. VDN also allows royalty free deployment of Valentina Embedded Server. Developer solutions start at $199 for every major development environment for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X and iPhone.

Standalone, business ready Valentina Office Server is also available for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux, and includes full PHP and Ruby on Rails development, iPhone connectivity, PDF reports generation, SSL security, Bonjour auto-lookup features and more. Valentina Office Server includes a copy of Valentina Studio Pro at no additional cost.

Valentina DB 4.6, Valentina Reports 4.6 and Valentina Studio Pro are immediately available for download from the Paradigma Software website. Valentina 4.6 update is free for anyone with an active update plan.