Set up ODBC connection to OpenEdge

Files to set up Setting up of ODBC connection to OpenEdge requires /etc/odbcinst.ini to be update with the right drivers. Once that is done, OpenEdge can be accessed by either using a DSN or DSN-less connection string. It is assumed that you have set up and tested your SQL ODBC connection drivers. If not,¬†Installing OpenEdge […]

Installing OpenEdge SQL Client Access ODBC drivers on Ubuntu 16.04

Progress OpenEdge SQL ODBC drivers You can obtain and install OpenEdge SQL Client Access drivers ODBC drivers (aka SQL ODBC drivers) from Progress’s Electronic Software Delivery (ESD) website. Contact Progress support or your account manager for details. SQL ODBC drivers for OpenEdge are available for Windows and Linux. This article focuses on installing SQL driver […]

Modern web applications and API with OpenEdge, SQL, ODBC and PHP

Progress OpenEdge Applications SQL engine in OpenEdge is a modern tool to expose OpenEdge data via ODBC and JDBC directly to API and web applications. SQL engine is fast, mature and requires minimal setup. To me, it seems like SQL is a very viable alternative to ABL in building web applications. Character (CHUI) or desktop-based […]