Monday, February 27, 2012

Teiid 7.7 Final Released

We are pleased to announce Teiid 7.7 is now available.  While mostly a fix release with nearly 50 issues addressed, highlights of 7.7 features include:
  • Excel JDBC Translator - for use with Excel using the JDBC-ODBC bridge.
  • Salesforce Aggregates - salesforce pushdown queries now support GROUP BY, HAVING, and the standard aggregate functions.
  • Comparable LOBs - the system property org.teiid.comparableLobs can be set to use CLOB and BLOB values in comparison/sorting/grouping operations.
  • Padded String Comparison - the system property org.teiid.padSpace can be set to effectively right pad strings to the same length for comparison.
See the release notes for more details.  Download today, give it try, and vote for or log features you want in upcoming releases.

Steve

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

8.0.0 alpha2

Second instalment in 8.0 series is now available as 8.0.0.alpha2 release. This release is designed to be deployed on AS7 7.1.0-CR1b.

The main changes include in this release are

- New data type, VARBINARY has been added.
- Documentation moved to confluence
- Enhanced comparison support, includes comparable lobs, padded string comparison support and collation support.
- Event ids along with all logged messages
- many more bug fixes.

Dynamic VDBs are still not supported, however once the AS 7.1.0-Final is released this will be supported.

Test it out and let us know if any features not working as you expected or any new features you would like to see in 8.0-Final release as the window for new features is narrowing.

Thank you community for the valuable input. Keep em coming!

Ramesh..

Monday, February 13, 2012

Teiid 7.7 CR1 Posted

7.7 CR1 is now available.  7.7 is becoming a more feature-full release, highlights include:

  • Excel JDBC Translator - for use with Excel using the JDBC-ODBC bridge.
  • Salesforce Aggregates - salesforce pushdown queries now support GROUP BY, HAVING, and the standard aggregate functions.
  • Comparable LOBs - the system property org.teiid.comparableLobs can be set to use CLOB and BLOB values in comparison/sorting/grouping operations.
  • Padded String Comparison - the system property org.teiid.padSpace can be set to effectively right pad strings to the same length for comparison.
Over 40 issues have been addressed in total.  Please validate any features or fixes of interest before the final release.

The Teiid Team