The Delphi Data Access Components [for Firebird\Interbase] SDK by Devart provides native connectivity to InterBase, Firebird, and Yaffil from Delphi, C++Builder, Lazarus, and Free Pascal. This SDK is designed to help programmers develop faster, cleaner InterBase database applications.
Google recently announced a beta version of its new App Engine firewall. In addition to the security features inherent within App Engine, the App Engine firewall allows developers to block and permit users based on IP address and geography. Developers simply create rules and prioritize the rules.
Salesforce.com is holding its flagship event Dreamforce at Moscone Center in San Franscisco this week, and before we spend time covering some of its new initiatives in what the company calls the Social Enterprise, I thought it would be a good time to review the APIs that developers can use as part of the DeveloperForce program.