HiT Software Updates ODBC and OLEDB High-Performance Connectivity Products for IBM DB2 for i

BackOffice Associates' HiT Software division, a  provider of connectivity middleware for IBM DB2 databases, and data replication and change data capture (CDC) solutions for heterogeneous database environments,  has released HiT ODBC/400 v10.0 and HiT OLEDB/400 v6.0, the newest versions of its high-performance connectivity products for application access to IBM DB2 for i databases. 

The products offer new features, including full support for Microsoft Windows 8, SQL Server 2012 Data Tools and Windows Server 2012, including backward-compatible support for previous versions;  new x64-compliant APIs; a new option to store frequently used SQL statements for increased efficiency in data access; and improved support for Japanese and Hebrew/Arabic language conversions. In addition, HiT ODBC/400 offers full support for MS Office 2010 /2013 applications

"HiT Software continues to add features important to customers in its family of ODBC and OLEDB connectivity products," said Giacomo Lorenzin, managing director, HiT Software, Inc. "These new releases deliver capabilities to streamline execution of data processes and support the newest Windows development platforms and tools for increased productivity."

Free trials for both HiT ODBC/400 and HiT OLEDB/400 products can be downloaded at