Client Server Database Technology
UniVision - the most robust and easiest database
of all to administer.
UniVision™ is a significantly enhanced Pick R83, AP and D3 compatible
multi-user DBMS, integrating powerful, high-performance MultiValue
database management and Client/Server technologies in a single product.
UniVision™ offers exceptional database engine flexibility combining
unparalleled multi-user connectivity with superior price/performance,
ease of use in an open systems world with integrated ODBC/SQL Client/Server
With UniVision, thousands of field tested real world applications
can be run on industry standard hardware platforms, designed and
built for today's open systems computing environments. UniVision
users are able to take advantage of the latest high availability
symmetrical multi-processor systems, Local Area and Wide Area Networking
technologies, establishing Enterprise wide computing as the norm.
UniVision 9.0.2 has been designed to run on today's most advanced
and powerful SMP open systems. UniVision is available for platforms
running Linux AS4 / ES4, 5.x and AIX 5.3.
Earlier releases of UniVision also support the following platforms:
UnixWare 7.1.3/ 7.1.4, and UNIX SVR4.x.
- Dictionary Based File System
Allows software developers to create data dictionaries that describe
and define the framework and relationships of the data.
- Highly Efficient Data Storage
Utilises variable length fields and records that use only the
space you need. Also supports multiple data values.
- Powerful Data/Basic Language, UVBasic
An extended version of Dartmouth BASIC, designed to make programming
easy for the beginner, yet powerful and flexible enough to satisfy
the needs of experienced software developers.
- Calling 'C' Functions from UVBasic
Call application code to access 'C' functions. 'C' functions can
be called by using the standard user exit mechanisms. (ICONV/OCONV).
- Advanced Database Query Language, Vision
Vision makes report generation easy. It allows users to sort,
retrieve and display or print reports, using a simple English-like
query syntax. Powerful enough for the experts and yet easy enough
for users to create comprehensive reports.
- High Concurrency Locking Algorithms
UniVision stops application code from becoming serialized when
setting locks. The UniVision locking structure minimizes potential
- Intelligent Available Space Table Management
Available space table management is designed to eliminate the
problems traditionally inherent in fragmentation. The result is
decreased user downtime due to table rebuilding and management.
- Complete Online Help
UniVision features a comprehensive collection of documentation
with on-line look-up. Users always have technical help at their