dbExpress driver for MySQL (DbxMda) provides fast access to MySQL database. It can work using native MySQL network protocol or MySQL client. DbxMda supports MySQL server 5.0, 4.1, 4.0 and 3.23.
Features: dbExpress is a database-independent layer that defines a common interface to SQL database servers. This allows fast access to the database. For each supported server, dbExpress provides a driver as an independent library. The library helps implement the common dbExpress interfaces. The interface facilitates processing of queries and using stored procedures. dbExpress provides high performance database connectivity by working as a thin and simple data-access layer. This is easy to deploy and works with a range of development environments. This specific version the DbxMda provides access to MySQL database. It can work using native MySQL network protocol or MySQL client. DbxMda works with MySQL server versions 5.0, 4.1, 4.0 and 3.23. MySQL client library is required if you do not use the direct mode.
Features available include Direct data access, ability to connect through native protocol without using client software (DbxOda and DbxMda), high performance, supports latest versions of servers, support all data types, monitor query execution etc. Source code is made available and the distribution of code is royalty free. Whole range of development environments are supported that include Embarcadero RAD Studio 2010, CodeGear Delphi 2009 for Win32 /C++ builder/ RAD studio 2007/C++ builder 2007, Turbo Delphi Pro/ for .NET professionals/ C++ professionals as well as the Borland suite of development systems.
Overall: This is a useful tool/utility that ca help save development time.