Articles

About Valentina Database Model

  • Valentina Database White Paper - this document gives the brief description of Valentina advantages. More deeply Valentina features are described in the following articles and other documentation.
  • Database Models - A quick overview of different database models, including all the most common database models in the software industry and our Valentina database model.
  • Choosing a Style of Coding - There are three ways to code most Valentina databases: an SQL style, an API style, and a native development environment style. This section covers the SQL and API styles.
  • Properties of Database Objects - This article describes “Properties of Database Objects”, quite unique feature of Valentina Object-Relational (OR) Data Model.
  • Enum fields - Article about ENUM field type of Valentina DB. Explains how it solves Localization tasks.

About Valentina DB Format

  • Valentina Vertical Storage - This article describes advantages of vertical table storage vs row storage used in most dbs (in progress).

About Valentina SQL

About Valentina Server

  • Valentina SQLite Server - This article describes Valentina Server as SQLite Server, the feature introduced in v6.0.
  • REST & Valentina Server - This article describes REST interface for Valentina Server, the feature introduced in v6.0.
  • ValentinaDB Extensions - Article about v7.5 Valentina Server and local ValentinaDB file extensions consistency.