Which databases do the CurrentWare Server support?

The CurrentWare Server is compatible with the following databases:

  1. Firebird Database (default)
  2. SQL Server Express, Standard and Enterprise

Firebird Database

By default, the CurrentWare Server installation will automatically install the Firebird database. The CurrentWare database is created under:

C:\Program Files (x86)\CurrentWare\cwServer\CWNPFB.CWD

SQL Server

SQL Server is recommended for networks with more than 300 client connections to the CurrentWare Server.

Download the free version of SQL Express from the following link: https://www.microsoft.com/en-ca/sql-server/sql-server-downloads

If you are connecting CurrentWare to a SQL Server for the first time, check out the configuration guide on this page: https://www.currentware.com/docs/SQL-Server-Configuration-Guide.pdf