With over 100 improvements made to the code base, the latest version of NuoDB promises to both excite existing Beta testers, as well as entice newcomers to join in on the fun.
The previous release, Beta 4, was chock full of new features including support for JRuby ActiveRecord, ODBC, MAC OS/X, Amazon S3, and Triggers.
With Beta 5, NuoDB engineering shifted gears from feature development to efforts in usability, stability and performance improvements. Major areas of improvement include:
Drivers: the ODBC, JDBC and JRuby ActiveRecord drivers have been more rigorously