MySQL Data Access Components Editions

MySQL Data Access Components comes in two editions: Standard and Professional.

The Standard edition includes the MyDAC basic connectivity components and MyDAC Migration Wizard. MyDAC Standard Edition is a cost-effective solution for database application developers who are looking for overall high performance connectivity to MySQL.

The Professional edition shows off the full power of MyDAC, enhancing MyDAC Standard Edition with support for MySQL-specific functionality and advanced dataset management features.

You can get Source Access to the implementation of all the component classes in MyDAC by purchasing the special MyDAC Professional Edition with Source Code. The source codes of DataSet Manager and Migration Wizard are not distributed.

The matrix below compares features of MyDAC editions. The detailed list of all MyDAC features can be found at the MyDAC Features page .

Features Standard Professional
Direct Connectivity

Direct Connectivity

Connection without MySQL client library Yes Yes
DAC

Mobile Development

iOS application development No Yes
Android application development No Yes
Direct Connectivity

Data Access Components

Base components
  TMyConnection
  TMyQuery
  TMyCommand
   TMyTable
  TMyStoredProc
  TMyUpdateSQL
  TMyDataSource
Yes Yes
Script executing
  TMyScript
Yes Yes
Fast data loading into the server
   TMyLoader
No Yes
MySQL Specific Components

MySQL Specific Components

Obtaining metainformation about database objects
   TMyMetaData
Yes Yes
Connection with Embedded MySQL Server
   TMyEmbConnection
No Yes
MySQL server control
   TMyServerControl
No Yes
SQL Builder managing for MySQL Add-in
   TMyBuilder
No Yes
Storing a database as a script
   TMyDump
No Yes
Backup Service
  TMyBackup
No Yes
DataBase Activity Monitoring

Data Base Activity Monitoring

Monitoring of per-component SQL execution
   TMySQLMonitor
Yes Yes
Additional Components

Additional Components

Advanced connection dialog
   TMyConnectDialog
Yes Yes
Data encryption and decryption
   TMyEncryptor
No Yes
Data storing in memory table
   TVirtualTable
Yes Yes
Advanced DBGrid with extended functionality
   TCRDBGrid
Yes Yes
Records transferring between datasets
   TCRBatchMove
No Yes
Design-Time Features

Design-Time Features

Enhanced component and property editors Yes Yes
Migration Wizard Yes Yes
DataSet Manager No Yes
Cross IDE Support

Cross IDE Support

Lazarus and Free Pascal support No Click to view restrictions
Single License Price $129.95 $199.95

1 Available only in editions with source code.