FDO Open Source 3.3.0 Release

News Date: 
7 Mar 2008
Details: 

e are pleased to announce that the FDO Open Source project has officially released FDO Open Source 3.3.0.

Highlights among the new features of FDO 3.3.0 include:

  • SQL Server Spatial 2008 support
    • This FDO Provider is currently available in "beta" form, and intended to work with the Microsoft Community Technical Preview (CTP) program
    • The provider will function with AutoCAD Map 3D 2009 beta 2, Autodesk MapGuide Enterprise/Studio 2009 beta and OSGeo MapGuide Open Source v2.0.0
  • Addition of an FDO provider for PostGIS
    • This FDO Provider is currently being made generally available, but should also be considered as a "beta" release
    • The provider will work with OSGeo MapGuide Open Source v2.0.0
  • Added FDO Expression Engine support
    • Common code that evaluates FDO expressions complete with implementations of all the functions added in RFC8 and RFC 11. Can be used for new provider implementations.
  • Enhanced WMS image format support for png, tiff, jpeg, and gif image types
  • Improved FDO Schema Manager support for database views

For a complete list of the new features, see the 3.3.0 milestone page:

Documentation: http://fdo.osgeo.org/documentation.html
Downloads: http://fdo.osgeo.org/downloads

Regards,
The FDO Open Source Team