Competitive differences between UniDAC and FireDAC technologies

The following table provides a detailed feature comparison between UniDAC and FireDAC components. Choose for yourself which product is better for your development needs.

Feature UniDAC FireDAC

Oracle

Direct mode Yes No
Windows Yes Yes
Mac OS X Yes Yes
Linux Yes Yes
iOS Yes No
Android Yes No

SQL Server

Direct mode Yes No
Windows Yes Yes
Mac OS X Yes No
Linux Yes Yes
iOS Yes No
Android Yes No

MySQL

Direct mode Yes No
Windows Yes Yes
Mac OS X Yes Yes
Linux Yes Yes
iOS Yes No
Android Yes No

PostgreSQL

Direct mode Yes No
Windows Yes Yes
Mac OS X Yes Yes
Linux Yes Yes
iOS Yes No
Android Yes No

SQLite

Static linking Yes Yes
Encryption Yes Yes
Windows Yes Yes
Mac OS X Yes Yes
Linux Yes Yes
iOS Yes Yes
Android Yes No

SAP Sybase ASE

Direct mode Yes No
Windows Yes Yes
Mac OS X Yes Yes
Linux Yes Yes
iOS Yes No
Android Yes No

Interbase

Windows Yes Yes
Mac OS X Yes Yes
Linux Yes Yes
iOS Yes Yes
Android Yes Yes

Firebird

Windows Yes Yes
Mac OS X Yes Yes
Linux Yes Yes
Android Yes No

MongoDB

Windows Yes Yes
Mac OS X Yes Yes
Linux Yes Yes

Cloud Services (Salesforce, NetSuite, QuickBooks, Magento, MailChimp and others)

Windows (Cloud ODBC driver required) Yes No

Other ODBC Sources (MS Access, IBM DB2, Advantage Database Server, Sybase SQL Anywhere, Informix and others)

Windows Yes Yes
Mac OS X Yes Yes
Linux Yes Yes

1 If ODBC driver is available for this platform.