Cary Jensen, best-selling, award-winning author of over twenty-five software books, just published a book on Delphi FireDAC.
Accompanying source code is available online.
Learn how to connect to a wide variety of databases
Optimize your connection configurations
Explore the world of indexes, searches, and filters
Discover the power of persisted datasets
Create flexible queries using macros and FireDAC scalar functions
Achieve blazing performance with Array DML
Master the art of cached updates
Add sophisticated features using Local SQL
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Overview of FireDAC
Chapter 2: Connecting to Data
Chapter 3: Configuring FireDAC
Chapter 4: Basic Data Access
Chapter 5: More Data Access
Chapter 6: Navigating and Editing Data
Chapter 7: Creating Indexes
Chapter 8: Searching Data
Chapter 9: Filtering Data
Chapter 10: Creating and Using Virtual Fields
Chapter 11: Persisting Data
Chapter 12: Understanding FDMemTables
Chapter 13: More FDMemTables: Cloned Cursors and Nested DataSets
Chapter 14: The SQL Command Preprocessor
Chapter 15: Array DML
Chapter 16: Using Cached Updates
Chapter 17: Understanding Local SQL
Appendix A: Code Download, Database Preparation, and Errata
Cary Jensen is Chief Technology Officer of Jensen Data Systems, Inc., a Texas-based company that specializes in Internet and database development training and consulting, and winner of two Delphi Informant Magazine Readers Choice Awards for Best Training.
Cary also wrote a reference on ADS, Advantage Database Server: A Developer’s Guide, 2nd Edition (Amazone, 2010). Other books include: Delphi in Depth: ClientDataSets, Building Kylix Applications (McGraw-Hill), JBuilder Essentials (Osborne/McGraw-Hill), Delphi In Depth (Osborne/McGraw-Hill), Oracle JDeveloper (Oracle Press), and Programming Paradox 5 for Windows. (Sybex). He is currently working on his twenty-third book.
Cary is an author and speaker for the Delphi Developer Days 2001-present seminar and workshop tours in the United States and Europe, and was the author and speaker for the Advantage Developer Days seminars. A frequent speaker at conferences, workshops, and seminars throughout much of the world, he is widely regarded for his self-effacing humor and practical approaches to complex issues. Cary has a Ph.D. from Rice University in Engineering Psychology, specializing in human-computer interaction.