Firebird 2.5 is launching!

It's very right time to know about true, universal and open-source database: Firebird 2.5 is launching. The new release of award-winning, powerful and feature-rich database brings even more abilities for millions of developers worldwide to build scalable and robust applications.

MindTheBird! is the Firebird Community activation campaign, with the main goal to support launch of Firebird 2.5 and ensure the visibility of the Firebird in the world of information technologies: media, open-source enthusiasts and end users. MindTheBird! provides messaging framework, marketing materials and guidance to speak about Firebird with end-users, journalists and even competitors. We encourage all developers and enthusiasts of Firebird to be the part of this very important campaign.

Be Firebird ambassodor: Take a look around our website and we'll show you how you can help Firebird.

Firebird 2.5

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Download MindTheBird! guidance, Firebird presentations, templates and other resources.

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Join MindTheBird! as Firebird ambassodor, tools vendor or contributor.


Prizes and various benefits for the most active Firebird ambassodors: netbooks, free licenses, vouchers and discounts.


Latest News

  • 26.01.2010

    While you are reading this, Firebird 2.5 RC2 is being prepared for release. Users feedback will show if a RC3 will be needed, or if RC2 will be followed by the final release.

  • 20.01.2010

    Phase 2 of MindTheBird! campaign is going to start soon: all materails will be available for public. Initially we create materials in English, with intention to translate them.

  • 25.12.2009

    Draft of Firebird Promo" presentation is available on slideshare. Feel free to adopt it and use for your own software presentations to describe Firebird's place in the world.

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Members of MindTheBird!

MindTheBird! is supported by the leading Firebird-related companies and well-known enthusiasts. Look at the list of MindTheBird! participants and join too!

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Feel free to contact MindTheBird! coordinator

Dmitry Kuzmenko
Tel.: +7 495 953-13-34