Advantage Developer Zone


Advantage Database Server Service Update

The Advantage Database Server Service Update has been released, including

  • Support for latest version of Delphi - XE8
  • Support for Visual Studio 2013 with Entity Framework 6**
  • Advantage Web Platform now includes Apache HTTP Server 2.2.29 (upgraded from 2.2.22) with OpenSSL 0.9.8zf, which includes recently discovered security vulnerabilities.
  • ADS FIPS Module based on OpenSSL 0.9.8zg to cover security vulnerabilities.
  • Advantage .NET dataprovider installer now installs file correctly for Visual Studio 2012.
  • Fixed the regression in handling autoinc field and value 0 (zero).


(**) In Visual Studio 2013, currently there is no support for generating database schema from entity model. This work is in progress.


The full release can be downloaded from SAP Service Marketplace (Software Downloads | SAP Support Portal) and also from the Advantage Developer Zone.