HQbird: Advanced FirebirdSQL for Big Databases

IBSurgeon HQbird is an advanced distribution of Firebird, with the following features: high availability and replication, backups automation, optimized configurations, database health monitoring, transactions and queries monitoring (Trace, MON$), database structure analysis, recovery toolset, and database development GUI.

Encryption Plugin Framework for Firebird

IBSurgeon provides the encryption plugin framework for Firebird:
  • Strong AES256 encryption, for Firebird 4.0 and 3.0
  • Ready-to-user binaries for Windows and Linux, and full sources
  • Gbak.exe with encryption of databases and backups
  • Unlimited license for the redistribution and implementation support
Unlimited License - $1999

Emergency database recovery

To recover corrupted Firebird (or InterBase) databases you can use IBSurgeon FirstAID - the best recovery tool for Firebird and InterBase. FirstAID can automatically fix the vast majority of Firebird database corruptions. For big database (more than 65Gb in size) please contact our support, most likely it will require manual recovery service.
From $199


Firebird Tour 2023 Brasil

In October-November 2023, IBSurgeon and MQFS.com.br will be doing Firebird Tour focused on the performance of big databases, in the several cities of Brazil. Language of the events will be Portuguese.

Cities of the tour:

  • 20/10 - Piracicaba / SP
  • 24/10 - Porto Alegre / RS
  • 27/10 - Belo Horizonte / MG
  • 30/10 - Brasília / DF
  • 04/11 - Campo Grande / MS
  • 07/11 - Guarulhos / SP
More details are here!

02 September 2023

Firebird Tour 2023 Brasil

In October-November 2023, IBSurgeon with MQFS.com.br will be doing Firebird Tour events focused on performance.

06 July 2023

Report of the event "Launch of Firebird 5", June 17, 2023

Event "Launch of Firebird 5" took place 2023 June 17 - Palhoça/SC, in Portuguese

29 June 2022

Full Text Search UDR for Firebird 3 and 4 based on Lucene++

The free open source "IBSurgeon Full Text Search UDR" to perform full text search queries within SQL and PSQL

25 May 2022

HQbird 2022 Update 6

HQbird 2022 Update 6 introduces several bug fixes in mappings of security permissions for users

04 March 2022

HQbird 2022 Update 4

HQbird 2022 Update 4 is released

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