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What Is Firebird?

Firebird is a mature, open-source SQL relational database that runs on a wide range of platforms, including Windows, Linux, macOS, HP-UX, and more.

Who Uses Firebird?

Once a very popular database, many organizations around the world continue to use it to this day. However, newer businesses tend to opt for more modern and up-to-date options.

Why is Firebird Popular?

Firebird is a mature and stable database that is completely free for commercial and personal use.

Firebird Alternatives

Integrating Firebird REST API

Here’s the good news: building a Firebird REST API doesn’t need to take weeks of work, or even days. The DreamFactory platform’s enterprise-grade APIs enable your app to create, retrieve, and update data in your Firebird database without a single line of code. DreamFactory does the heavy lifting for you, so your team can focus on other important tasks.

Figure 1. Firebird is one of 20 supported databases

Advantages include:

  • Fully-featured REST API: Get up and running with a fully-featured, fully-documented, and completely secure Firebird REST API. With just a few minutes setup, your developers will be able to use standard operations (create, retrieve, update, and delete) through your API to manage your data.
  • Highly Secure: Keep your data safe with DreamFactory. Security features include SSO authentication, JWT, highly specific Role-Based Access Controls, and CORS.
  • Data Governance: Keep your compliance department as happy as your engineering departments. The DreamFactory Platform helps you ensure your data remains compliant with GDPR, HIPAA, and other key regulations.
  • Multiple Databases, One API Response: With Data Mesh, you can create virtual foreign key relationships with other databases, including Oracle and Microsoft SQL. No coding or schema editing required.
  • Single Pane of Glass: DreamFactory grows with you, enabling you to create, manage, and track every API your business needs through a single easy-to-use platform. 

In addition to Firebird, DreamFactory supports REST API creation for a wide range of other popular databases, including Cassandra, Amazon Redshift, MongoDB, Microsoft SQL, and MySQL.

Are you ready to set up a REST API for Firebird? DreamFactory. Contact a member of the DreamFactory team today to discuss your next steps.

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