Native replication for Firebird 3.0

IBPhoenix has a beta test fork of the Firebird 3.0 database engine that supports native (internal) replication without using triggers. If you are interested in a high performance replication solution please contact us if you want to know more about it.

Encryption plugin for Firebird 3.0

IBPhoenix have an encryption plugin that works with Firebird 3.0. Please contact us if you want to know more about it.

Support for 64 bit Transaction Id's

IBPhoenix have a version of Firebird 2.5 that supports 64 bit Transaction Ids. Please contact us if you are interested in learning more about it.

Developer DVD #26 - October 2015

A complete Firebird package: IBPhoenix is shipping its twenty sixth Developer DVD.

This Developer DVD contain's the python tool FBMon as well as the latest version of the The Firebird Book: a Reference for Database Developers - Edition II (upto date to Firebird 2.5) as well as binaries for all the latest builds and installs for Firebird (2.0.x. 2.1.x, 2.5.x and 3.0) plus all the other Firebird related software. The DVD also contains other documentation, drivers, tools, and source code. Also included on the DVD is an application that allows a user to browse and search their own copy of the Firebird support and developer archive lists.

About the DVD · Order your own copy · About FBMon · About the book

The Firebird Book: a Reference for Database Developers - Ed. II

by Helen Borrie

The Firebird Book: a Reference for Database Developers - Edition II is now availble directly from IBPhoenix in both a three volume printed book format, Volume 1: Firebird Fundamentals, Volume 2: Developing with Firebird Data and Volume 3: Administering Firebird Servers and Databases. and also in electronic format (e-book) on the Developer DVD or as an immediate download. It covers Firebird upto V2.5.

Firebird Goodies

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Upcoming Events

Latest News


The ADO.NET provider for Firebird is available for download. For more information please see the Release Notes.


New Firebird monitoring tool.. trial vesion available.


The Firebird Conference will take place on the 7th and 8th of October 2016, Prague, Czech Republic. More details.


Firebird ADO.NET provider has been released. This release contains two new major features, both focused on Firebird 3. The BOOLEAN datatype is now supported (except Entity Framework mapping, currently). and SRP authentication. An overview of the changes can be found on the Tracker.


IBReplicator V4.2.6 has been released. For more details please see the Release Notes.