The New Firebird Versions – Richard King
Richard had been trialing Firebird 2.0 and 2.1 beta . He told us what was new and what worked.
Data Scrubbing – Roger Connell
Most of the data that needs to be loaded into a new database often already exists but is contained in ad hoc spreadsheets and often in less than ideal formats. Roger demonstrated and explained his current approach to this problem and looked at some of the formats encountered.