Sybase ASE 15.7 getting released in Sep’2011 Techwave!!!
This coming September, Sybase will release Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7 which provides a huge number of enhancements across a broad range of areas.
Developers will see significant new and improved Text & Image support, new Concurrency options, new DML support for a streamlined MERGE / UPSERT, among many other things. DBA’s will benefit from a focus on Operational Scalability with enhancements like Compression, support for Alter Table that defers changes to be “Just-in-Time”, On-line REORG REBUILD, and many other useful features. ASE 15.7 will also be first version certified to run SAP’s Business Suite ERP and CRM applications.
Some New Features :
– Threaded Kernel – SFU(SELECT FOR UPDATE) – Enhanced LOB support – Non-materialized column support for not NULL – Fully recoverable DDL – UPSERT/MERGE statement – Enforce dump transaction sequence – Shrink log devices with alter database command – Caching CURSOR statement as a LWP Lets wait for Sep..Techwave.. Cheers!!!Check the Sybase Wiki @ sybasewiki.com