PowerServer Conversion Capability
PowerServer can convert entire PowerBuilder applications, including user interface, business logic, and most PowerBuilder features. Some PowerBuilder features supported by PowerServer include:
37 popular visual objects, including OLE controls and RichTextEdit.
49 popular system objects, including OLE and User objects.
All DataWindow presentation styles except OLE DataWindow.
Embedded SQL, including Dynamic SQL formats 1-4.
All system functions except Class Definition, DDE Server, Garbage Collection, Help, Library, Shared Object, and Tracing.
PowerServer supports most leading rational databases including:
- Microsoft SQL Server 2012, 2014, 2016, 2017, or 2019
- Oracle 11g, 12c, 18c, or 19c
- SAP SQL Anywhere 16.0 or 17.0
- SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 12.5.x or 15.x
- IBM DB2 UDB 9.7
- Informix 7.x, 8.x, 9.x, 10.x or 11.x
- PostgreSQL 9.2 or 12.x
- MySQL 5.5.x or 5.6.x
PowerServer supports Appeon versions of PowerBuilder: PowerBuilder 2017 – 2019 R2. If you are on an older version of PowerBuilder, it is usually quite easy to upgrade your version.